Gianluigi "Gigi" Buffon, (born 28 January 1978), is an Italian professional goalkeeper who plays for and captains both Serie A club Juventus and the Italian national team. Buffon is the most capped player in the history of the Italian national team with 150 caps. He is widely considered by players, pundits, and managers to be one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time, and by many to be the greatest ever. Buffon is known for his "outstanding shot-stopping" and for being "a vocal organizer of the defence and a key dressing room personality." He is currently the most expensive goalkeeper in history, following his transfer from Parma to Juventus in 2001. Buffon also holds the record for the most clean sheets in Serie A, and with the Italian national team. Wikipedia
Gianluigi Buffon is a member of the following lists: Living people, 1978 births, Italian Roman Catholics, 2006 FIFA World Cup players, UEFA Euro 2004 players, UEFA Euro 2008 players, 1998 FIFA World Cup players, 2002 FIFA World Cup players, FIFA 100 and FIFA Century Club.
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