Nigeria and Chelsea star Victor Moses as called an end to his international career.

The Nigerian debuted for his national team in 2012 and he featured in two World Cups, scoring his only world cup goal in defeat to Argentina.

He was also a key player for the Super Eagles victory at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations , scoring twice and being named in the Team of the Tournament as well as picking up the Fair Player of the Tournament prize.

Moses tweeted with an explanation for his decision to retire at the age of only 27, saying he wants to ‘focus fully on his club career and my young family, as well as to allow the next generation of Super Eagles stars the opportunity to step up and to flourish’.

Moses retires having played 38 games for his country, and scoring 12 goals.