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PSG planning Buffon exit talks

10th April 2019, 15:58 by Tom Hill

Paris Saint-Germain keeper Gianluigi Buffon looks set to leave the club this summer, according to reports.

The veteran only joined PSG in 2018 after ending his 17-year stay at Juventus, where he won the Serie A title nine times.

Buffon has made 13 Ligue 1 appearances since his move but at 41 his future is in doubt. The former Italy international made the switch to the Parc des Princes in the hope of aiding their quest for a first Champions League title but PSG were knocked out in the last-16 by Manchester United.

He has been criticised recently for his performances against Saint-Etienne and Strasbourg and now reports in Italy claim he will be released at the end of the season.

Buffon signed a one-year deal with the French giants and the PSG board now want to replace him with Red Devils star David De Gea.

De Gea has been linked with Real Madrid for the last five years and PSG are now ready to enter the bidding war for the Spain international.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Tom Hill offers a strong insight into football and rugby league, whilst also having a good knowledge of several other sports including boxing, horse racing and American Football.

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