2019-09-30 by W.M.
Juventus’ Gianluigi Buffon ‘Thanks Life’ for Not Winning Champions League
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Gianluigi Buffon doesn’t get angry when he thinks about never having won the UEFA Champions League. Instead, the Juventus goalkeeper is thankful to have a worthy reason for prolonging his career in a quest to finally claim the famous trophy.
Buffon, 41, discussed what the pursuit of Europe’s most prestigious club prize means to him, per Goal’s Peter Lynch: “For me it’s a huge stimulus and I have to thank life for not letting me win (the Champions League yet, otherwise I would ask myself why I still play.”
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