Official: Gianluigi Buffon is a PSG player

By Haruna Mubarak
Gianluigi Buffon is a PSG player
Gianluigi Buffon is a PSG player

Gianluigi Buffon has announced he has signed for Paris Saint Germain on a two-year deal after completing his medicals on Friday, 6 July 2018.

Gianluigi Buffon will be unveiled as a Paris Saint Germain player on Monday, according to reports in France.

Gianluigi Buffon, 40, will be the first signing for Paris Saint Germain under new manager Thomas Tuchel who replaced current Arsenal manager Unai Emery.

The World Cup-winning goalkeeper Buffon has left Juventus after 17 successful seasons.



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Gianluigi Buffon is arguably one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time, winning the 2006 World Cup with Italy along with nine Serie A titles.

Buffon's arrival to PSG could see Alphonse Areola, first choice keeper last season, or Germany international Kevin Trapp depart to another club.

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