Ronaldo Effect: I Regret Not Playing With Ronaldo – Buffon

Buffon somtosports
Buffon somtosports

Gianlugi Buffon, PSG goalkeeper has disclosed his plight of not playing with Cristano Ronaldo whom the world refer to as the world best despite not winning the last ballon d’or award.

The former Juventus keeper, Buffon had left the club before Cristano Ronaldo’ shocking arrival.

Buffon believed that Paris Saint German was the only assurance he had to continue his career as a keeper.

The 40 years old keeper joined the Parisians on July 6th, 2018 on a one year deal and has remained with the club ever since then.

In the words of the keeper, somtosports discovered that the Keeper admirers what Cristano Ronaldo does and how he does it.

Buffon and Cristano Ronaldo
Photo: Courtesy (Buffon and Cristano Ronaldo)

The keeper disclosed that he has ever loved to be in the same team with the best of players.

He also acknowledged his teammates who are also regarded as two of the bests; Kylian Mbappe and Neymar dos
Santos Jnr.

“In my career, I’ve always liked to play with the best players. I think I played with the best players, even if it is clear that you cannot play with everyone, otherwise you should change teams every year,” the Italian said.

Buffon shared that he somehow regrets not being with the club during this Ronaldo’s era.

“Surely I would have liked to play with Ronaldo but I have to say that one of the reasons why I kept playing is that PSG called me in. The club has important goals and here there are Neymar and Mbappe who, I must say, are two important reasons for me having made this choice,” Buffon added.

Not just Buffon but also Juventus’ defender Giorgio Chiellini has recently acknowledged the advantages of being in the same team with Cristano.

The defender reflected on his shattered dreams which were due to Ronaldo’s effect and how Ronaldo has been a threat to him, how he lost trophies to the Portuguese and lots more.

Cristano Ronaldo
Photo: Courtesy (Cristano Ronaldo)

“Cristano Ronaldo shattered my dreams” the Italian said as he also marked the Champions league trophy now a target and no more a challenge to the Old Lady.

The main man; Cristano Ronaldo has been in love with the Champions league right from Old Trafford and would be looking to make history with Juventus.

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