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Profile of the Italian footballer Gianluigi Buffon, who currently plays as a goalkeeper at Juventus. The 36-year old player Buffon joined Juventus from Parma and wears the number 1 shirt.

Gianluigi Buffon
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Gianluigi Buffon Career
1995–2001Parma168(0)
2001–Juventus409(0)

1997–Italy146(0)

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Gianluigi Buffon : Juventus News
“There is little doubt that Gigi Buffon is the finest goalkeeper of the current era, his performances for club and country rivaled only by a list of achievements equal to those of any player in the game today.”
 Bleacher Report  Today
““Angelo Pagotto or Gianluigi Buffon?” The May 27 edition of the Corriere secretly working as goalkeeping coach at Sanremese in 2010.”
 Forza Italian Football  Today
“Paul Pogba scored one goal and created another as Serie A leaders Juventus beat Chievo 2-0 up yet their clean sheet was nearly spoiled as Ezequiel Schelotto beat Gianluigi Buffon - but not the post - at the death.”
 ESPN  3 days ago
“Flu is spreading in the Juventus squad, as Andrea Pirlo and Gigi Buffon have been taken ill. The pair were left out of today’s training session as they have come down with flu symptoms.”
 Football Italia  5 days ago
“"When I returned to Juventus in 2001, I got a call that the club were going and that they would reinvest all the money in the squad. We eventually signed Gianluigi Buffon, Lilian Thuram and Pavel Nedved and continued to win silverware.”
 The Daily Express  8 days ago
““We bought, [Gianluigi] Buffon, [Pavel] Nedved and [Lilian] Thuram, regrouped and the team kept winning.”
 The Sport Review  8 days ago
“We eventually signed Gianluigi Buffon, Lilian Thuram and Pavel Nedved and continued to win silverware." Pogba has been a key figure for Juventus this season, scoring five goals in 16 Serie A appearances.”
 YAHOOSports  8 days ago
“In-demand Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba believes his transfer value I need to do more because I want to be a champion just like Gianluigi Buffon, Andrea Pirlo and Giorgio Chiellini.”
 Daily Mail  9 days ago
Gianluigi Buffon Career Honours
  • 1 UEFA Cup: 1998–99
  • 1 Coppa Italia: 1998–99; Runner-up: 2000–01
  • 1 Supercoppa Italiana: 1999;
  • 7 Serie A: 2001–02, 2002–03, 2004–05 , 2005–06, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14; Runner-up: 2008–09
  • 1 Serie B: 2006–07
  • Coppa Italia 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
  • 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 Best European Goalkeeper: 2003
  • 1 UEFA Club Goalkeeper of the Year: 2002–03
  • 1 UEFA Club Footballer of the Year: 2002–03
  • FIFA 100
  • 1 FIFA World Cup Yashin Award: 2006
  • 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
  • UEFA Team of the Year: 2003, 2004, 2006
  • 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
  • UEFA Euro Team of the Tournament: 2008, 2012
  • Serie A Team of the Year: 2012, 2014
  • UEFA Europa League Team of the Season: 2013–14
  • Orders: Collar of Merit Sports: 2006
  • Orders: 4th Class / Officer: Ufficiale Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana: 2006

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    Goalkeepers
    Rubinho Gianluigi Buffon
    Marco Storari
    Defenders
    Patrice Evra Stephan Lichtsteiner
    Luca Marrone Martin Caceres
    Andrea Barzagli Leonardo Bonucci
    Angelo Ogbonna Giorgio Chiellini
    Midfielders
    Kwadwo Asamoah Simone Pepe
    Federico Mattiello Simone Padoin
    Marco Motta Roberto Pereyra
    Romulo Claudio Marchisio
    Arturo Vidal Andrea Pirlo
    Paul Pogba
    Forwards
    Alvaro Morata Kingsley Coman
    Fernando Llorente Carlos Tevez
    Sebastian Giovinco
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