Gianluigi Buffon In 'Advanced Talks' To Join Paris Saint-Germain
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Gianluigi Buffon is reportedly in advanced talks to join Paris Saint-Germain.
The legendary Italian keeper is to leave Juventus at the end of the season, following a trophy-laden 17 year spell.
And according to reports from French outlets Le Parisien and Canal + , the 40-year-old is in dialogue with the Ligue 1 champions for a transfer.
Buffon en contact avec le PSG https://t.co/zYUS1Ovaed
- Le Parisien - PSG (@le_Parisien_PSG) May 17, 2018
Breaking ' Gianluigi Buffon is in advanced talks to join PSG, according to Canal Plus.
- Get French Football (@GFFN) May 17, 2018
As well as PSG, Liverpool are also believed to be in the running for Buffon's signature.
Jurgen Klopp remains in the market for a new keeper with the club looking at AS Roma's Alisson and Stoke City's Jack Butland.
Meanwhile, Buffon will play his final game for Juventus on Saturday, and it's expected to an emotional affair.
"Fifteen days ago, I was already an ex-player. Now I'm not sure any more. Proposals have arrived for some new challenges on and off the pitch. The most important off the pitch is from Juventus," he said during a press conference announcing his decision.
"Saturday will be my final match for Juventus and to end this journey with two cups and with the president and the entire Bianconeri world by my side, will be very special."
Buffon to PSG? Watch this space.
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