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At 42, Buffon signs new contract with Juventus

Jun 30, 2020 10:08 IST

Former Italian World Cup winner & Juventus' stopper Gianluigi Buffon has signed a contract extension with the Turin based club which will keep him on the pitch till 2021. The new deal comes at the age of 42 as Juventus offered an extension to veteran captain Giorgio Chiellini as well. Chiellini has been an old warhorse for Juventus and has been on the roster for the past 15 years in Turin. Buffon, on the other hand, has played for Juventus since 2001 apart from a single season with Paris St Germain in 2018.