• HISTORY: Buffon equals Casillas appearance record

    HISTORY: Buffon equals Casillas appearance record

    The 38-year-old’s outing against Germany on Tuesday was his 167th for Italy, establishing him alongside his La Roja equivalent in terms of most caps.

    Gianluigi Buffon earned his 167th international cap for Italy during Tuesday’s 0-0 draw against Germany, in the process equaling Spain counterpart Iker Casillas’ appearance record.

    The Juventus custodian started the clash at San Siro before being replaced at half-time, during which he made a number of saves.

    Buffon is already Italy’s record appearance holder after making his debut in […]

  • Iniesta surprised at Casillas-Del Bosque spat

    Iniesta surprised at Casillas-Del Bosque spat

    The coach and veteran goalkeeper endured a tense relationship during the tournament in France, and Barcelona’s star believed they had settled their difference.

    Andres Iniesta was surprised to see Vicente del Bosque and Iker Casillas clash during Spain’s Euro 2016 campaign.

    The veteran goalkeeper lost out to David de Gea in the starting line-up for the defending champions, and did not play a minute of their campaign, which ended with a 2-0 loss to Italy in the last 16.

    Del Bosque, who stepped […]