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Gianluigi Buffon

The iconic Italian goalkeeper who plays for Juventus and he is the first choice keeper for his national side as well.

Champions League 2016/17: Updated Standings, Top scorers, Results & Talking Points

Leicester City extended their winning streak in the Champions League to three matches as matchday three of Europe's biggest competition served up its usual...

The 10 highest paid footballers in Serie A

While there have been plenty talks regarding the huge wads of cash spent by clubs in England, the Serie A in Italy hasn't quite...

2015 Champions League Final: Barcelona v Juventus Preview

Ahead of the 2015 Champions League Final, with Barcelona and Juventus to contest the eagerly anticipated match in Berlin on 6th June, we bring...

Immobile Returns: What Juventus Learned from Dortmund Victory

Looming large on the coastline of the Bay of Naples is the majestic form of Mount Vesuvius, a constant reminder of the natural forces...

‘2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil’ game set for April release

The new FIFA 2014 World Cup game is now out. Read our review. With 121 days still to go before the start of the World...

What is making Juventus so special this season?

Juventus have notched up 5 clean sheet in a row in Europe and the reigning Serie A champions are on the road to a successful Scudetto defence.

Italy 2013 Confederations Cup home shirt unveiled by Puma

With the help of Gigi Buffon and Andrea Pirlo, Puma has unveiled the 2013 Italy kit for the FIFA Confederations Cup to be held in Brazil.

Euro 2012 Final news: Del Bosque to drop Fabregas in favour of designated striker

The last day of Euro 2012 is here, with the exciting prospect of the final between Spain and Italy to be played in Kiev...

European Goalkeeping Trends – by the numbers

101 goalkeepers made over ten starts in Europe's four major leagues during season 2010-12. Another fifty-six made at least one start in either...

10 Great Football Player Rivalries

Pele vs. Diego Maradona Brazil's #10 vs. Argentina's #10. The man who won three World Cups versus the man who won the World Cup almost...

Gareth Bale Included On ‘FIFA World XI’ Shortlist

Alongside the worldwide players’ union (FIFPro),  FIFA have this afternoon announced the 55 players that have been included on the shortlisted for the FIFA/FIFPro...

Football in Italy: Crisis, Problems & Solutions – Part I

The bitter disappointment for the Italian National Team poor figure at the FIFA WC 2010 is just the tip of the iceberg of a...

Gattuso: “Italian football has to examine its conscience.”

Earlier, I translated candid post-match comments by Marcello Lippi. In the aftermath of Italy's elimination from the World Cup, here are additional quotes from...

Italy vs New Zealand: Can Marchetti fill Buffon’s gloves?

The Group F is perfectly balanced at the moment with all teams having drawn their opening game and scored one goal each.

Gigi Buffon: “I hope that it doesn’t happen to me even in my worst...

Gianluigi "Gigi" Buffon has been a mainstay for the Azzurri since his debut at the age of 19. He was born in Carrara, the...