Tag Archives: Gianluigi “Gigi” Buffon

Goalkeeper High Jinks

30 Sep

LibbyStoutLiverpoolLadies_3194265During a recent league game, Liverpool Ladies goalkeeper Libby Stout decided to rush off her line à la Manuel Neuer. The move didn’t work out so well for her as it often does for him, as she ended up giving the ball away. Birmingham took advantage and nailed an open goal equalizer from 40-yards out. Brutal. Continue reading

Morata Sings and Scores

27 Sep

Bykj6svIEAAsGPMI’ll see the Morata-Buffon-Llorente threesome offered previously, and raise ya’ll a singing and scoring Morata! The singing was part of his Twitter chat, #AskMorata, which took place this past Thursday. His singing starts around the 0:36 second mark. Continue reading

How’s About A Little Llorente Before Dinner? (Or Is This Dessert?)

25 Sep


While watching that video of Bayern for Armani in the last post, I stumbled upon this interview with Fernando Llorente at the Armani show which then led to his GQ Spain photo shoot in June for the designer, which I completely missed! Blame it on the World Cup. Continue reading

Upcoming Match for Peace

28 Aug

Back in early August Lozil brought you news of the Pope organizing the Interreligious Match for Peace or Partita Per La Pace. The match is scheduled to be played on September 1 at Stadio Olympico in Rome at 8:45pm local time (10:45am EST). Continue reading

It’s (Almost) Official: Morata In Turin To Complete Juventus Transfer

18 Jul

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I knew it was coming but it still hurts. King Muppet Baby has just arrived in Turin to complete his move to Juventus. Video of him arriving after the jump. Continue reading

World Cup 2014: Golden Ball & Gloves Nominees

11 Jul

adidas announced the Golden Ball nominees on brazuca’s Twitter account and tweeted a little bit about each player. Continue reading

Snow Man

10 Dec

Gigi in the snowI’m sure you’ve heard by now that the Juventus/Galatasary match was called due to snow. I couldn’t resist posting this fantastic picture of Gigi Buffon in the snow which came via FIFA’s Twitter feed. Isn’t it amazing? Iker, take note, Gigi is in the middle of a snow storm and he’s not wearing tights. Just sayin’

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The Daily Drool – Epic Bromance Month: Iker Casillas & Gianluigi Buffon

8 Dec

seleccion16--aTwo of my favorites – Iker and Gigi. Fated to spend  their careers playing against each other, often in high stakes matches, these two absolutely adore each other and often talk about their mutual respect. As we all know, Gigi loves love and always seems up for a bro cuddle. And he always seems to bring a smile to Grandpa Iker’s face. Continue reading

Juventus: Home & Away

8 Nov

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One thing is for sure, victory always looks good on our boys. They moving through the Champions League nicely and we can only hope the victories keep comin’! Two legs with Juventus, 4 goals, and 4 points taken away….get ready for a big ol’ recap.

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Updated: Match Post: Real Madrid vs. Juventus

23 Oct

RM JuventusChampions League Match Day 3 sees us take on Juventus at home. I will be so torn as my beloved Gigi Buffon and Andrea Pirlo take on our boys (not to mention Claudio Marchisio and Fernando Llorente). But it should be a really good match. Feel free to comment here pre, during and post match. Continue reading