Award-winning Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon at a press conference announced his departure from Juventus and hinted at a possible continuation of a career.
Buffon, who plays at Juventus since the summer of 2001, the last match in the shirt “Old Lady” will play may 19 against “Verona”.
“Saturday will be my last match for Juventus. I think it will be the best end to a lovely journey.
This is the end of a wonderful journey that I have shared with people who really care about me. Feel this love every day, because of this tried and fought every day
The next three days will be full of emotions. After these two-three days I will finally decide whether they will continue to play. I will try to follow the call of my soul and my nature,” said Buffon.
In 17 years at Juventus Buffon all tournaments played 655 games and 310 times kept their goal intact. With the Turin Grande goalkeeper 9-time champion Italy and three times reached the Champions League final.
The first interest in Gianluigi Buffon showed Argentine Grand Boca juniors. According to the British press, the willingness to sign a short term contract with the Italian veteran has “Liverpool”.