Football

Bookies Slash Odds on Italy Legend Gigi Buffon Joining Leeds United This Summer

Bookies Slash Odds on Italy Legend Gigi Buffon Joining Leeds United This Summer

Legendary Italian goalkeeper Gigi Buffon could be set for a shock stint in English football – after bookmakers slashed the odds on the veteran shot-stopper signing for Leeds United this summer.

The 41-year-old World Cup winner is currently without a club after leaving PSG last month, but it seems he isn’t quite ready to hang his gloves up just yet.

According to Calcio Mercato, Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa has contacted Buffon and his representatives about possibly bringing him to Elland Road for the 2019/20 campaign – and the ex-Juventus goalie is seriously considering the switch.

Moreover, Oddschanger have reported that odds on Buffon actually signing for the Yorkshire club have dropped from 7/1 to just 5/2 today:

Are we about to see one of the greatest goalkeepers of all-time rock up in the English Championship?

Let us know in the comments section below…

More in Football

Video: Leigh Griffiths Says There’s Nothing Better Than Shutting Critics Up

Daniel CawJanuary 24, 2020

Steven Gerrard Gives Positive Update On Jermain Defoe’s Rangers Future

Daniel CawJanuary 24, 2020

Italian Media Claims Manchester United Are Considering Re-Signing Carlos Tevez

Daniel CawJanuary 23, 2020

Scott Brown Says Rivals Would Be Calling For Him to be Banned If He Committed Alan Power Tackle

Daniel CawJanuary 23, 2020

Video: Gerrard Accepts Fans’ Frustration But Insist’s He’s ‘Absolutely Delighted’ with Win Over St Mirren

Daniel CawJanuary 22, 2020

Video: Neil Lennon Delivers Positive Injury Update on Jeremie Frimpong

Daniel CawJanuary 22, 2020

Celtic’s Eboue Kouassi Pictured by Belgian Media Training with Genk

Daniel CawJanuary 22, 2020

Video: Watch Karamoko Dembele & Luca Connell Score in Impressive Fashion for Celtic Colts

Daniel CawJanuary 22, 2020

Video: Stuart Armstrong Scores a Screamer for Southampton at Crystal Palace

Daniel CawJanuary 21, 2020