Taylor Twellman to announce retirement

Updated: November 2, 2010, 5:42 PM ET
Associated Press

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Revolution forward Taylor Twellman is expected to announce that concussion issues are forcing him to end his career.

The 30-year-old Twellman has scheduled a press conference for 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Gillette Stadium with head coach Steve Nicol to announce that he will abandon his quest at a comeback.

The Minneapolis-born striker has suffered a number of concussions and has been sidelined for more than a year.

When he last played in June 2009, ...

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