Buffon Bocorkan The Reason Being A Goalkeeper
Gianluigi Buffon divulged an inspirational figure that prompted him to become a goalkeeper, the Cameroonian goalkeeper Thomas N’Kono Bandar Bola.
Speaking to the media, Buffon explained if his life changed when he was 12 years old, during the 1990 World Cup in his country.
“When I was a kid, there was a very influential figure: Thomas N’Kono, the Cameroonian goalkeeper,” said the Italian and Juventus captain.
“I saw him playing in the 1990 World Cup in Italy. I remember the first match between Argentina-Cameroon.
“Cameroon won and when that moment I decided to be the goalkeeper.
“If you are not careful when facing Spain, they are dangerous. The Spanish players are changing but not with their philosophy.
“Juve? We can repeat our performance against Real Madrid in the finals. “