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Profile of the Italian footballer Gianluigi Buffon, who currently plays as a goalkeeper at Juventus. The 38-year old player Buffon joined Juventus from and wears the number 1 shirt.

Gianluigi Buffon
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Gianluigi Buffon Career
1995–2001Parma168(0)
2001–Juventus423(0)

1997–Italy148(0)

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Gianluigi Buffon : Juventus News
“Paul Pogba’s former Juventus teammate Gianluigi Buffon believes that he can become the greatest football player in the world. 23-year-old sensation Paul Pogba showed his class in Manchester United’s 2-0 win over Southampton at Old Trafford on Friday.”
 The Hard Tackle 3 days ago
“Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon believes that Paul Pogba can go on to become one of the best in the world.”
 VAVEL 4 days ago
“Juventus and Italy ‘keeper Gianluigi Buffon believes his former teammate and current Manchester United player Paul Pogba can become the best player in the world.”
 hitc.com 4 days ago
“He and future Azzurri coaches know that after Gianluigi Buffon finally hangs up his gloves, there is another outstanding stopper tailor made.”
 Daily Mail 4 days ago
“Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has tipped Man Utd record-signing Paul Pogba to become a world beater, comparing him to France legends Zinedine Zidane and Michel Platini.”
 Yahoo Sports 4 days ago
“Is there any higher praise for a central midfielder than being compared to Zinedine Zidane? Gianluigi Buffon said his former Juventus team-mate Paul Pogba shared attributes with both Zidane and Michel Platini before tipping the Manchester United man to”
 Daily Mail 4 days ago
“Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon thinks Paul Pogba can become the best player in the world at Manchester United.”
 International Business Times 4 days ago
“Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has claimed that new Manchester United signing Paul Pogba can become the best player in the world, comparing him with Zinedine Zidane.”
 Sports Mole 5 days ago
“Buffon also believes that Pogba will one day become the best player in the world. The Ballon D'Or has exchanged hands between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi every year since 2008 - but the Juventus captain expects that to change very soon.”
 The Daily Express 5 days ago
“Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon has heaped praise on his former teammate Paul Pogba following his world record transfer to Manchester United, suggesting he is a blend of French legends Michel Platini and Zinedine Zidane.”
 Metro 5 days ago
Gianluigi Buffon Career Honours
  • 1 UEFA Cup: 1998–99
  • 1 Coppa Italia: 1998–99; Runner-up: 2000–01
  • 1 Supercoppa Italiana: 1999
  • 6 Serie A: 2001–02, 2002–03, 2004–05 , 2005–06, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14, 2014–15; Runner-up: 2008–09
  • 1 Serie B: 2006–07
  • 1 Coppa Italia: 2014–15; Runner-up: 2001–02, 2003–04, 2011–12
  • 4 Supercoppa Italiana: 2002, 2003, 2012, 2013; Runner-up: 2005, 2014
  • UEFA Champions League Runner-up: 2002–03, 2014–15
  • 1 FIFA World Cup: 2006
  • UEFA European Football Championship Runner-up: 2012
  • FIFA Confederations Cup Bronze: 2013
  • 1 UEFA Under-21 European Championship: 1996
  • 1 Mediterranean Games: 1997
  • 1 Bravo Award: 1999
  • 1 UEFA Club Goalkeeper of the Year: 2002–03
  • 1 UEFA Club Footballer of the Year: 2002–03
  • 2 ESM Team of the Year: 2002–03 2014-15
  • 1 Best European Goalkeeper: 2003
  • FIFA 100
  • 1 FIFA World Cup Yashin Award: 2006
  • 1 FIFA World Cup All-Star Team: 2006
  • Ballon d'Or – Runner-up: 2006
  • 9 Serie A Goalkeeper of the Year Award: 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2012, 2014
  • 3 UEFA Team of the Year: 2003, 2004, 2006
  • 2 FIFPro World XI: 2006, 2007
  • 4 IFFHS World's Best Goalkeeper: 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007
  • 1 IFFHS Best goalkeeper of the decade: 2000–2010
  • 1 IFFHS Best goalkeeper of the past 25 years: 2010
  • IFFHS Best goalkeeper of the 21st Century
  • 2 UEFA Euro Team of the Tournament: 2008, 2012
  • 2 Serie A Team of the Year: 2012, 2014
  • 1 UEFA Europa League Team of the Season: 2013–14
  • 1 UEFA Champions League Team of the Season: 2014–15
  • Orders: Collar of Merit Sports: 2006
  • Orders: 4th Class / Officer: Ufficiale Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana: 2006

    Source: wikipedia.org

    Gianluigi Buffon Wiki, Stats & Links
    Goalkeepers
    Emil Audero Gianluigi Buffon
    Neto
    Defenders
    Federico Mattiello Stephan Lichtsteiner
    Dani Alves Paolo De Ceglie
    Patrice Evra Alex Sandro
    Andrea Barzagli Daniele Rugani
    Giorgio Chiellini Medhi Benatia
    Leonardo Bonucci
    Midfielders
    Mame Thiam Marko Pjaca
    Hernanes Ouasim Bouy
    Stefano Sturaro Kwadwo Asamoah
    Sami Khedira Claudio Marchisio
    Miralem Pjanic Luca Marrone
    Rolando Mandragora Mario Lemina
    Forwards
    Simone Zaza Mario Mandzukic
    Paulo Dybala Gonzalo Higuain