Bad breaking news the great goalkeeper legend Gianluigi Buffon announced his retirement. It is pretty bad news for football fans
A weepy Gianluigi Buffon said he was “sorry for the Italian football” as he began a wave of international retirements after a World Cup playoff loss by Sweden.
Italy was tied to a 0-0 draw in Milan and can.t to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958.
Buffon, 39-year-old, said: “It’s an ignominy my last official game coincided with the failure to qualify for the World Cup.
Goalkeeper Buffon performed 175 appearances for his country in a 20/year career – raising the World Cup in 2006. And believes the future could yet be able for the four-time world champions.