Browsing: Gianluigi Buffon

Now 43, Buffon has signed a contract with the club he left for Juventus for a then-world record fee for a keeper of approximately 100 billion lire – or €51 million at the time – in July 2001.

The 43-year-old goalkeeper’s contract expires at the end of the season and he is mulling over his next move, which could be to bring the curtain down on his glittering 26-year career as a professional.

The Serie A leaders have awarded the pair deals that will stretch until June 2021, by which time Buffon will be 43 and Chiellini will be close to celebrating his 37th birthday.

Paris St Germain goalkeeper, Gianluigi Buffon, will leave the Ligue 1 champions when his contract expires at the end of this month, the French club announced on Wednesday.

Former Juventus keeper and club legend Gianluigi Buffon is expected to leave PSG at the end of the season, with the club said to be unhappy with his recent performances.

Paris Saint-Germain have completed the signing of Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting from Stoke City in a deal worth a reported £13.5 million.

The veteran goalkeeper penned a one-year deal at the French champion with the option for an additional season.

Buffon, who announced on Thursday he would be ending his 17-year spell with the Turin giants, helped the champions finish the season with a 2-1 win over relegated Hellas Verona

Many thought the 40-year-old was set to announce his retirement from football but he has sprung a surprise by revealing he is only moving on from the club.