The goalkeeper of Paris Saint-Germain Buffon was subjected to another achievement in his football career
Italian goalkeeper confirmed his status as one of the best in the world, managing to keep intact their goal in the match of 1/8 final of the Champions League with Manchester United (2:0).
Thus Gianluigi Buffon was among the three best goalkeepers in the main European club tournament in terms of dry matches.
The PSG goalkeeper, became the third guardian of the gate in the history of the Champions League, who managed not to miss 50 games. Just on account of the 41-year-old Italian 121 game.
The leader in terms of dry matches in the Champions League is the current Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas, who played at zero 57 of 174 matches.
Just one match Gianluigi Buffon ahead already to the retired Edwin van der SAR. The Dutch goalkeeper has not conceded in 51 of the 98 Champions League matches.
Recall that in the first match of 1/8 finals of the Champions League Paris Saint-Germain on the away victory over Manchester United with the score 2:0.
The first half of the meeting, which took place more in the fight resulted in a draw, but during the second half of Paris Saint-Germain secured a strong advantage ahead of the return match. In the 53rd minute Presnell Kimpembe opened the scoring in the match, closing the far post after a corner, and seven minutes later the striker Kilian Mbappe responded to cross into the box and beating defenders, scored against Manchester United. In both cases, his teammates assisted angel Di Maria. Though, PSG had a few chances could finish the account to devastating, if not excellent play goalkeeper, United’s David de GEA.