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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?

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