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Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon can pursue a career in the championship of Portugal. About it reports Gazzetta de la Sport.
The services of 41-year-old goalkeeper interested “Port”. In Buffon see a replacement for the Spaniard Iker Casillas, suffered a heart attack. In addition, aware of the desire of the Italians to play in the Champions League. The championship in Portugal the team took second place and will participate in the qualifying round of the European Cup.
5 June it became known about the departure of Buffon, from “Paris St Germain”. The Italian played a season for the French club and won the gold medal of the championship. His services are interested in Barcelona: the Catalans are counting on Buffon as a reserve goalkeeper.
38-year-old Casillas has suffered a heart attack on 1 may. The footballer became ill during training sessions. He needed emergency surgery. After the incident, Casillas has denied the rumors about retirement for medical reasons.
Buffon is known for his performances in Turin “Juventus”. Along with the “Bianconeri” he’s an 11 time champion Italy. With the national team Buffon became a world champion in 2006.
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