“Buffon will finish his career at the end of the season

– Season-2017/18 will be the last in the career of a goalkeeper of Turin Juventus and Italy national team football Gianluigi Buffon said his agent Silvano Martino.

“Saturday will be a farewell, similar to what happened with Del Piero or Platini”, – quotes the words of agent Juvenews.eu.

The last match of the 40-year-old Buffon will be meeting the final, the 38-th round of the championship of Italy against “Verona” may 19; “Juventus” will be the host of the meeting.

The goalkeeper defends the colors of Juventus with 2001. In the composition of the Turin club, he became an 11-time Italian champion, the quadruple owner of the Cup of Italy five times – Supercup of Italy. To Juventus, he played for “Parma”, which once won the Italian Cup, the Italian Supercup, the UEFA Cup.

The national team made its debut in 1997 in the game with Russia. In 2006 he became world champion.

Earlier it was reported that Buffon will retire after the 2018 world Cup in Russia, but the Italian team at the tournament is not broke.

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