Gianluigi ‘’Gigi’’ Buffon was born on 28th January 1978 in Carrara, Tuscany, Italy. He is a famous Italian footballer whose preferred position is of a goalkeeper and captains both Serie A club Juventus and the Italian national team.
Achieved victory in the Coppa Italia, the UEFA Cup, and the Supercoppa Italiana, all in the year 1999
Named in the list of the world's greatest living players given by Pelé FIFA 100 in the year 2004
The first goalkeeper ever to win the Golden Foot Award which he received in 2016