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Goalkeeper of the Turin Juventus ‘ Gianluigi Buffon has decided to end his professional career at the end of the current season. On this edition of Juvenews told the agent the goalkeeper Silvano Martino.
“This is not a farewell to [Francesco] Totti, and this is the heart of Rome. I rather expect similarities with farewell to [Alessandro] Del Piero. This day will be a lot of tears, but will be restrained. I was pleased to accompany the greatest goalkeeper in the history of football,” said Martino. The agent added that further details will inform Buffon in a press conference on may 17.
The last match of Juventus in the season will be held may 19. The team will meet with Verona in the final round of the championship of Italy.
At the end of April Infobae reported that Buffon is going to leave Juventus in the Argentine Boca juniors. According to the publication, the Argentinians offered the goalkeeper a contract for 2.5 million euros.
Buffon stands for Juventus since 2001. He made his debut at the professional level in 1995 in the “Parma”, which color protected until the move to the Turin club. Buffon is ten-time champion Italy and world champion in the Italian national team.
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