According to official news from the German team, German full-back Hector has officially announced his withdrawal from the national team due to personal reasons.
Hector, who plays for Cologne, is now 30 years old. He completed his national team debut in 2014 and represented the German team in the 2016 European Cup and the 2018 World Cup. In the 2016 European Cup against Italy in the penalty shoot-out, He won a penalty kick to help Germany advance to the semifinals.
Now that he has officially announced his withdrawal from the national team, the German team officials thanked him, they wrote: "Jonas Hector has bid farewell to his national team career for personal reasons."