BREAKING NEWS: Buffon extends with Juventus till 2018

Juventus have announced long-serving goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has signed a contract extension that ties him to the Turin club till 2018.

The shot-stopper joined the Serie A champions in 2001 for a world record 1 billion lire and has since become a legend in Turin, turning out for them nearly 600 times and winning seven Scudetti. Meanwhile, he has made 152 appearances for Italy and lifted the World Cup in 2006.

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