Gianluigi Buffon

Juventus

Get feet on the ground Juve, orders Allegri

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Milan (AFP) Coach Massimiliano Allegri ordered Juventus to get their feet on the ground after a chastening 2-1 'Derby d'Italia' defeat to Inter Milan came hot on the heels of a stale Champions League draw with Sevilla.

Juventus travelled to the San Siro looking to make amends after a goalless stalemate against the Europa League champions in Turin on Wednesday.

Shit Football Ink: Juventus Fan Gets Terrifying Tattoo Of Gianluigi Buffon Silently Screaming Into Infinity (Video)

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Seeking to pay humble tribute to his favouritest goalkeeper in the whole wide world, one ardent Gianluigi Buffon fanatic decided to have the Juventus stopper's likeness tattooed about his person.

While the skill of the tattoo artist responsible, one Ronald Horta, cannot be denied, the actual image of Buffon silently screaming, eyes bulging, face contorted is another matter entirely.

Germany vs Italy, Euro 2016: Buffon vs Neuer – Gladiator vs Revolutionary

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When Gianluigi “Gigi” Buffon was included in the final 23-man Italy squad eyebrows were raised about his selection. Many wondered why Italy are still sticking with a 38-year-old player while a new player is not being given an opportunity.

Or is age just a number? As long as you’re performing at the highest level, age is not a barrier.

From Berlin to Balotelli through gloom and glory: The 10-year evolution of the Italy national team

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Gigi still making the difference for Italy at 38

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Milan (AFP) His trademark stubble shows the odd fleck of grey, but the advancing years are having no effect on the reflexes, and ambition, of evergreen Italy and Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon.

At 38 years old, Buffon's status as one of the greatest goalkeepers ever means he is a key figure for a redemption-seeking Italy side at Euro 2016.

Gigi still making the difference for Italy at 38

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Milan (AFP) His trademark stubble shows the odd fleck of grey, but the advancing years are having no effect on the reflexes, and ambition, of evergreen Italy and Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon.

At 38 years old, Buffon's status as one of the greatest goalkeepers ever means he is a key figure for a redemption-seeking Italy side at Euro 2016.

Buffon, Barzagli sign new Juventus deals

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Milan (AFP) A "proud" Gianluigi Buffon hinted he is still hopeful of becoming a Champions League winner with Juventus after he and defender Andrea Barzagli signed two-year contract extensions with the Serie A champions Wednesday.

Italy goalkeeper Buffon has enjoyed another successful season with the Turin giants, helping them to a record-equalling fifth consecutive league title and an Italian Cup final with AC Milan on May 21.

Buffon, Barzagli sign new Juventus deals

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Milan (AFP) A "proud" Gianluigi Buffon hinted he is still hopeful of becoming a Champions League winner with Juventus after he and defender Andrea Barzagli signed two-year contract extensions with the Serie A champions Wednesday.

Italy goalkeeper Buffon has enjoyed another successful season with the Turin giants, helping them to a record-equalling fifth consecutive league title and an Italian Cup final with AC Milan on May 21.

Buffon, Barzagli sign new Juventus deals

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Milan (AFP) A "proud" Gianluigi Buffon hinted he is still hopeful of becoming a Champions League winner with Juventus after he and defender Andrea Barzagli signed two-year contract extensions with the Serie A champions Wednesday.

Italy goalkeeper Buffon has enjoyed another successful season with the Turin giants, helping them to a record-equalling fifth consecutive league title and an Italian Cup final with AC Milan on May 21.

Buffon, Barzagli sign new Juventus deals

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Milan (AFP) A "proud" Gianluigi Buffon hinted he is still hopeful of becoming a Champions League winner with Juventus after he and defender Andrea Barzagli signed two-year contract extensions with the Serie A champions Wednesday.

Italy goalkeeper Buffon has enjoyed another successful season with the Turin giants, helping them to a record-equalling fifth consecutive league title and an Italian Cup final with AC Milan on May 21.

Gigi Buffon salutes Juventus’s ‘crazy, incredible’ season

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It took some time to splutter to life but Juventus's "crazy, incredible" rollercoaster ride towards a record-equalling fifth consecutive Serie A title was the "best" of the lot, said goalkeeping legend Gianluigi Buffon.

A hard-fought 2-1 win at Fiorentina on Sunday allowed Juventus to stretch their lead over closest rivals Napoli to 12 points.

Gigi Buffon salutes Juventus’s ‘crazy, incredible’ season

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It took some time to splutter to life but Juventus's "crazy, incredible" rollercoaster ride towards a record-equalling fifth consecutive Serie A title was the "best" of the lot, said goalkeeping legend Gianluigi Buffon.

A hard-fought 2-1 win at Fiorentina on Sunday allowed Juventus to stretch their lead over closest rivals Napoli to 12 points.

Buffon and Dybala star as Juventus warm up for Bayern decider

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Beaten finalists Juventus warmed up for a crucial Champions League date at Bayern Munich with a precious 1-0 win over Sassuolo that saw veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon and striker Paulo Dybala star in Turin.

The win moved Juventus six points clear of scudetto rivals Napoli ahead of their trip to Palermo on Sunday, kept the Old Lady unbeaten for 19 games and a clean sheet for a new league record of 10 consecutive games.

Buffon and Dybala star as Juventus warm up for Bayern decider

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Beaten finalists Juventus warmed up for a crucial Champions League date at Bayern Munich with a precious 1-0 win over Sassuolo that saw veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon and striker Paulo Dybala star in Turin.

The win moved Juventus six points clear of scudetto rivals Napoli ahead of their trip to Palermo on Sunday, kept the Old Lady unbeaten for 19 games and a clean sheet for a new league record of 10 consecutive games.

Man City offered ‘crazy’ money for Paul Pogba, says Juve icon

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10 Highest Paid Players In Serie A

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While there have been plenty talks regarding the huge wads of cash spent by clubs in England, the Serie A in Italy hasn't quite been the paupers in the competition. It may seem sensible since the biggest deals this summer were concluded by the Premier League clubs, but Serie A clubs, too, have had their share of expenditure on player wages.

Future is bright in Turin for reigning champions Juventus

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Juventus faced Barcelona in the Champions League final with what can definitively be called a veteran team. The Old Lady started Gianluigi Buffon, Patrice Evra, Andrea Barzagli, Stephan Lichtsteiner, Andrea Pirlo and Carlos Tevez, all of whom are over 30 years of age.

With Pirlo and Tevez departing, the Bianconeri took the opportunity to make the squad much younger in an effort to once again reach the Champions League final and this time win it.

Champions League Final 2015: Barcelona v Juventus Preview

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The 2014/15 domestic season is drawing to a close across Europe, withfootball fans everywhere facing three barren months of summer before the action comes around again. There is, however, one small matter to attend to before the long drought.

Juventus Ratings: Morata leads Old Lady past Madrid

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The Bianconeri celebrate their first Champions League final berth since 2003.

On a boiling night at the Santiago Bernabeu, tailor-made for the younger, presumably more fitGalacticos of Real Madrid, it was the far older, far more experiencedBianconeri of Juventus that remained standing, booking their place in Berlin for the 2015 Champions League final.

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Gianluigi Buffon slams Real Madrid fans for their treatment of Iker Casillas

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Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has come to the defense of Iker Casillas when he was asked his opinionregarding 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.

Gianluigi Buffon slams Real Madrid fans for their treatment of Iker Casillas

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Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has come to the defense of Iker Casillas when he was asked his opinionregarding 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.

Iker Casillas heaps praise on Juventus legends ahead of Tuesday’s match

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Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas has heaped praise onJuventus legendsGianluigi Buffon and Andrea Pirlo ahead ofTuesday's Champions League semi-final in Turin.

Casillas said Buffon is "a reference for a generation" and believes Pirlo in a "marvel to watch".

Despite their age, both players haveplayedpivotal roles in helpingJuventus win their fourth consecutive Serie A title and advance to the Coppa Italia final against Lazio.

Iker Casillas heaps praise on Juventus legends ahead of Tuesday’s match

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Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas has heaped praise onJuventus legendsGianluigi Buffon and Andrea Pirlo ahead ofTuesday's Champions League semi-final in Turin.

Casillas said Buffon is "a reference for a generation" and believes Pirlo in a "marvel to watch".

Despite their age, both players haveplayedpivotal roles in helpingJuventus win their fourth consecutive Serie A title and advance to the Coppa Italia final against Lazio.

Antonio Conte

Donnarumma debuts as Ventura begins with France loss

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Milan (AFP) Italy coach Giampiero Ventura handed teenaged AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma his debut but began his reign with a 3-1 defeat to France in Bari on Thursday.

Ventura replaced Antonio Conte last month and pledged to carry on the good work of the current Chelsea manager following the Azzurri's impressive march to the quarter-finals of Euro 2016.

"Conte is a big coach and I’m convinced he will be an excellent one at Chelsea."

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Gianluigi Buffon has spoken to the media of Antonio Conte and believes that he will be an "excellent" coach at Chelsea after Euro 2016. He has also spoken of his methods and the way he interacts with his players.

We are all looking forward to the new season and to Conte's arrival after the nightmare that we all had to witness last year.

Midday Ticker: Sterling, Hart injuries; Buffon letter and more

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Following injuries over the weekend, a pair of English internationals will miss out on the nation's upcoming friendlies against Germany and the Netherlands.

Manchester City attacker Raheem Sterling and goalkeeper Joe Hart have withdrawn from the two matches after suffering setbacks in Sunday's 1-0 defeat to Manchester United.

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‘Other Than Neuer And De Gea, Nobody Is Better’ – Gianluigi Buffon Has Some Very Nice Things To Say About Joe Hart

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You'd think that Pep Guardiola was publicly birching him in the streets given the hysterical outcry, but no Joe Hart has not been driven naked through the city streets by Man City's new coach quite yet. He's simply been dropped for the first few games of the season.

While Pep has been accused by members of the press of "humiliating" and "mistreating" England's sainted No.

Football Art: Young Russian Artist Creates Stunning Pencil Drawings Of Football’s Great And Good (Photos)

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New pencil drawing of Arsenal hero and legend @officialdennisbergkamp. #DennisBergkamp #Bergkamp #Arsenal #AFC #ArsenalFC #COYG #VCC #gooners #gunners #EPL #drawing #art #arsenalskaya P.S.: Guys, please, tag him and @arsenal

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What you're looking at here is the work of a Russian artist by the name of Daira Isaeva, who spends her free time sketching these amazing pencil drawingsof football's great and good.

Lionel Messi

Fußballer-Netzwerk um die Kapitäne der Euro 2016

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Champions League Finalteilnehmer nach Größe

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Wenige Tage vor dem Finale der Champions League-Saison 2015/16 hat die Berliner Morgenpost eine interaktive Grafik zu den teilnehmenden Spielern veröffentlicht.Champions League Finalteilnehmer nach Größe

Italy

Brady heroics take Ireland into Euro last 16

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Lille (France) (AFP) Robbie Brady struck with just five minutes remaining as the Republic of Ireland claimed a dramatic 1-0 win over Italy in Lille on Wednesday to reach the knockout phase of Euro 2016.

Brady's goal arrived just when it looked as if Ireland were heading out due to a combination of Italy goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu and Romanian referee Ovidiu Hategan.

Brady heroics take Ireland into Euro last 16

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Lille (France) (AFP) Robbie Brady struck with just five minutes remaining as the Republic of Ireland claimed a dramatic 1-0 win over Italy in Lille on Wednesday to reach the knockout phase of Euro 2016.

Brady's goal arrived just when it looked as if Ireland were heading out due to a combination of Italy goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu and Romanian referee Ovidiu Hategan.

Gianluigi Buffon Falls Flat On His Backside While Celebrating Italy’s 2-0 Win Over Belgium (Video)

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Having just kept his 60th clean sheet for Italy in their 2-0 win over Belgium last night, Gianluigi Buffon, the Azzurri's grand old man, suddenly looked very doddery on his feet while attempting an athletic celebration.

The aim was to leap and swing on the bar. The result was a sore backside and an acute case of the embarrassments.

Italy boycott Ballon d’Or over Buffon absence

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Italy coach Antonio Conte and captain Gianluigi Buffon did not participate in the Ballon d'Or vote at the request of their federation in protest at Buffon's absence from the list of candidates, Italian media reported on Tuesday.

The veteran Juventus goalkeeper did not make the preliminary list released in October with five goalkeepers chosen ahead of him Manuel Neuer, Iker Casillas, Thibaut Courtois, Claudio Bravo and David Ospina.

Italy boycott Ballon d’Or over Buffon absence

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Italy coach Antonio Conte and captain Gianluigi Buffon did not participate in the Ballon d'Or vote at the request of their federation in protest at Buffon's absence from the list of candidates, Italian media reported on Tuesday.

The veteran Juventus goalkeeper did not make the preliminary list released in October with five goalkeepers chosen ahead of him Manuel Neuer, Iker Casillas, Thibaut Courtois, Claudio Bravo and David Ospina.

Sir Alex Ferguson mocked by Juve legend for letting Paul Pogba leave Man Utd

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The Rest

Perisic winner stuns Juve, boosts De Boer

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Milan (AFP) A second-half winner by Ivan Perisic boosted Frank De Boer's survival prospects as Inter Milan fought to a deserved 2-1 'Derby d'Italia' win over Juventus in Serie A on Sunday.

De Boer, who succeeded Roberto Mancini at Inter two weeks before the start of the season, was rumoured to be facing the sack after a midweek defeat to Hapoel Beer Sheva followed a run of poor results in the league.

Tuesday Kickoff: Buffon, La Liga, FIFA and more

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Still years away, a legend between the pipes has decided to reveal when he will step away from the game while transfer news continues to dominate the headlines this Tuesday.

Juventus and Italy national team goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon revealed he will retire from soccer following the 2018 World Cup.

Gianluigi Buffon Explains To 10-Year-Old Fan Why He Stayed At Juventus When They Were Relegated To Serie B In 2006 (Video)

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Speaking at Juventus'annual Junior Members conference, Gianluigi Buffon was asked by 10-year-old fan Lorenzo why he chose not to leave the clubback in the dark days of 2006 when the Bianconeri were relegated down to Serie B for the first time in their history for their part in the Calciopoli match-rigging scandal.