• Juventus and Italy’s Buffon can play until he’s 50

    Juventus and Italy’s Buffon can play until he’s 50

    Former Juventus winger Pavel Nedved says he would like to see Gianluigi Buffon playing on until he is 50, because he still has the enthusiasm of a teenager.

    Buffon, 38, has announced his intention to retire at least from international football following the 2018 World Cup, although he may continue to play for Juventus beyond then.

    According to Nedved, who is now a director of the Serie A club, there is no reason why the Italy number one cannot carry on playing […]

  • Ballon d’Or winner regrets not joining Manchester United

    Ballon d’Or winner regrets not joining Manchester United

    Juventus legend Pavel Nedved admits not joining Manchester United is the only regret he has from his career.

    The Czech Republic midfielder had stints at Sparta Prague and Lazio before a big money move to Turin in 2001.

    The 44-year-old was Zinedine Zidane’s replacement and was a key figure in Serie A title victories in 2002 and 2003.

    Nedved’s form during Juve’s run to the Champions League final in 2003 was rewarded with the Ballon d’Or in the same year and the Czech […]