The former City midfielder spent four seasons at the Etihad Stadium having signed
from Aston Villa in 2015.
Delph won every available domestic honor during his time at the Club, including
two Premier League titles.
He is best remembered for his contribution to the first of those league triumphs,
when he featured 29 times in all competitions during our historic 2017/18 campaign,
predominantly at left-back.
In total, Delph made 89 appearances for City before joining Everton in the summer of
The 32-year-old calls time on his career having won seven major honours, all during
his time at the Etihad Stadium.
He was also part of the England squad to reach the semi-finals of the 2018 World
Cup, the Three Lions’ best showing in a major tournament in over two decades.
“So today I announce my retirement with nothing but happiness and gratitude for
what this beautiful game has given me,” he posted on Instagram. “Massive shout out
to my family, friends, players, and staff from the amazing clubs I have been fortunate
enough to represent as well as the support I have had from the fans.”