8 unbelievable facts of GIANLUIGI BUFFON 

November 28,2022 

BY VASANTHA

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While he is now retired from international football, Buffon looks set to continue to add to his club statistics as Parma prepare for another season in Serie B. 

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Is Gianluigi Buffon retired?

He is related to goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon; Lorenzo is a cousin of Gianluigi's grandfather.

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Is Lorenzo Buffon related to Gianluigi Buffon?

Perhaps Casillas' biggest rival for the title of the best goalkeeper of the 21st century, Buffon has a trophy cabinet almost as impressive as his Spanish rival. 

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Is Buffon the best goalkeeper in the world?

JUVENTUS have confirmed that they have agreed a fee with Parma for Italian international Gianluigi Buffon, and will allow Jonathan Bachini to go in the opposite direction as part of a reputed £23.5 million deal.

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How much did Parma buy Buffon for?

Buffon transferred from Parma to Juventus on 3 July 2001 for €52 million, along with former Parma teammate Lilian Thuram, and was handed the number 1 shirt as the starting goalkeeper, 

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How much did Buffon cost Juventus?

Buffon: I thought of the '77', which represents a bit of my story, and it was with that number in Parma, playing a sensational season, that I had the chance to come to Juventus." 

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Why did Buffon choose 77?

Rogério Ceni The record for most goals is held by the Brazilian Rogério Ceni, with 131 goals.

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Which keeper has the most goals?

Gianluigi Buffon of Italy has the most clean sheets. He has over 501 clean sheets throughout his career.

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Who has the most clean sheet in football history?