Gianluigi "Gigi" Buffon is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper. He captains both Serie A club Juventus and the Italy national team. Born: 28 January 1978 (age 39), Carrara, Italy Height: 1.91 m Spouse: Alena Šeredová (m. 2011–2014) Partner: Ilaria D'Amico (2014–) Current teams: Juventus F.C. (#1 / Goalkeeper), Italy national football team (#1 / Goalkeeper) Did you know: Gianluigi Buffon ranks second among Juventus F.C. players by a total number of appearances (629).