Video: Michael Ballack opens up about career shift

Germany, Bayern Munich, Bayer Leverkusen and Chelsea legend, Michael Ballack may have hung up his boots a few years back but still he is one of those former players whose opinions on the game are highly respected. The midfielder won the Champions League with Chelsea a few years back and in an interview with Chelsea TV, the German opened up about things that he misses most about being a professional athlete.

One of those things is the constant cheering of the fans – something Ballack says he really misses.

Watch the interview here as the legendary German midfielder opens up about his life as a player.