Gianluigi Buffon has won so much during his long career but the UEFA Champions League has always eluded him. As UEFA.com discovers, he is in stellar company.
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The list of players who never won the UEFA Champions League is daunting and, on the evidence of last night, Juventus’s Gianluigi Buffon is determined not to join them.
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Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has come to the defense of Iker Casillas when he was asked his opinion regarding Real Madrid supporters whistling and jeering their legendary team captain.
Last weekend, Casillas was whistled loudly after conceding two goals against Valencia off crosses – which most goalkeepers would have had a hard time stopping. Each time the 32-year-old...
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has mocked Sir Alex Ferguson over his decision to allow Paul Pogba to leave Manchester United.
Pogba has developed into one of the sport's brightest talents in his three years at Juventus, who he joined after being allowed to quit Old Trafford on a free transfer.
Pogba was frustrated by the amount of first-team chances he received from Ferguson...
Gianluigi Buffon has laughed off the "bizarre" controversy in the aftermath of Juventus's 3-1 win over AC Milan last Saturday.
Milan chief Adriano Galliani was seething after the defeat and responded by criticising the Serie A champions for carefully selecting which replays of Carlos Tevez's were shown on their stadium's big screens amid allegations of offside.
Since then, a...
Juventus veterans Gianluigi Buffon and Giorgio Chiellini have extended their contracts with the Serie A club, taking them to 2017 and 2018, respectively.
Buffon, who is captain of Italy as well as Juventus, will be 39 when his new deal expires and will have spent 16 years between the posts at the club.
Juventus is sure of keeping hold of Chiellini at least until the Italy defender...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2014
Long-serving goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is poised to sign a new contract at Juventus taking him through to 2017.
The 36-year-old has been in Turin since completing a reported Â£23m-move from Parma in 2001, still a record amount for a goalkeeper.
His current deal will take him to the end of the season, when he will be hoping to celebrate a fourth successive Serie A title.
Italy captain Buffon out of England game, with uncapped youngster in line to start - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Gianluigi Buffon has failed to recover in time to be selected for Italy’s opening Group D match against England, with the 36-year-old injuring his ankle in training yesterday.
The Juventus keeper, who has been a mainstay in the Azzurri starting XI for the past...
World Cup Roundup: Uruguay attacked by ANTS; Buffon to miss England game? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
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