• News
  • Entertaiment

Buffon resigns as Juventus goalkeeper

Buffon resigns as Juventus goalkeeper

Buffon intends to wait to make his final decision until he is no longer "overwhelmed by emotions", having chose to call time on a 17-year spell in Turin.

"Saturday will be my last match for Juventus".

Agnelli confirmed Wojciech Szczesny will likely be Juve's new number one next season and Buffon thinks the Poland worldwide has benefited from the experience in the Allianz Stadium dressing room.

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has announced that he will leave the club at the end of the season.

"As for what I said off the pitch, I said a few days later that I crossed the line and that's clear". Proposals have arrived for some new challenges on and off the pitch. He played there until 2001 when he became a member of Juventus.

However reports now suggest that he could now be tempted to move to another club with a decision to be made after his final game. "I am a competitive animal and I wouldn't be able to live or feel at ease in that situation".

Buffon added that he is "not someone who carries rancour", but in light of this "apology", it's clear that the Italian clearly still harbours resentment towards Oliver.

Buffon ends his Juventus career with 18 trophies including nine Scudettos, four Coppa Italias and five Italian Super Cups. With the Turin Grande goalkeeper 9-time champion Italy and three times reached the Champions League final.

What else was said by Buffon in his farewell press conference?

I love this club and my family love it here too'. And while Juventus are celebrating their seventh straight Serie A title, Buffon is thinking about the future.

Although if you're Buffon, it's surely an opportunity too good to miss, with PSG likely to be one of the favourites for the Champions League next season - particularly after Neymar's return. Only Paolo Maldini has made more appearances in Serie A than Buffon, who has 639.

The captain's armband, which Buffon has worn since Alessandro Del Piero's departure in 2012, will be handed to another veteran, defender Giorgio Chiellini.

Leave Your Comment

Leave Your Comment


Latest News

Breaking News



Recommended

Ronda Rousey Learned Something New At Her Live Event Debut

Stephanie was subsequently attacked on RAW by Rousey, and the former has been off-screen over the past few weeks. Rumours suggest WWE have huge plans for her as she may headline WrestleMania 35 against Charlotte Flair.

U17 Keeper Releases Incredibly Mature Statement Following Controversial Red Card

It's disappointment for Ireland, but Corcoran can expect a warm welcome and bags of support upon his return from the tournament. Worse, it may look like Corcoran left his line in real time, but replays actually show that the referee got it wrong.

Luka Doncic not sure if he'll leave Real Madrid after NBA Draft

Why him: "Despite Phoenix's ties to Luka Doncic , the Suns can't afford to miss on this pick, and Ayton is the safer choice". The Mavericks thought they had done enough to land a high pick in the lottery. "To be honest with you, we have to play well".

Dachshunds Maul Woman to Death in Unusual Attack

We have conflicting reports has to exactly what kind of dogs these were, but KXII is reporting a dachshund/terrier mix. An Oklahoma woman was mauled to death last week by seven small dogs - a lot of them possibly a dachshund-terrier mix.

More terror: Samurai sword attack in Indonesia

The church and earlier police station attacks were likely motivated by the arrest of JAD leaders, authorities said. A police station on Indonesia's island of Sumatra has been attacked by suspected terrorists.

No NAFTA deal this week, no NAFTA deal this year, Congress warns

Capitol that Congress can not begin working on the negotiating law known as "fast track" without a trade deal in hand. The development doesn't mean the Nafta talks are dead - they will continue, and the existing deal remains in force.

Starbucks in Hot Water After Barista Writes 'Beaner' on Latino Man's Cup

The barista believed to be responsible for writing the slur at the La Cañada Flintridge location is said to be in her 20s.

EC "stepping up enforcement" on air pollution

The UK government has been summoned to Europe's top court for its repeated failure to clamp down on air pollution . Italy, Hungary and Romania will face the court over breaching particulate matter standards.

White House divided on Yanny Laurel debate

Yanny or laurel? It's a question that has divided the internet ever since the clip of the sound made its way to Twitter . But it turns out what you hear pretty much depends on the audio conditions you are under and equipment you use.

The Crew 2 Beta Starts May 31st

Pre-loading will begin on May 29 for all players that qualify, so you can be ready to go once the beta starts. The Crew 2 is due out for PlayStation 4 , Xbox One, and PC on June 29.