Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has said that he is still playing.
The goalkeeper, who is now 42, extended his deal with the Turin club in late June.
Buffon said live on Randstad Italia ‘s Instagram: “Inside me, there’s always a fire burning. I keep playing because I feel good. I’m competitive and I still want to get better.
Passion turned into work the moment I became number one. I’ve got to look good and stay on top. I’ve been putting fun off for 15 years. I feel like I am witnessing youth now, as an old man. That’s my secret to moving on.
I haven’t celebrated many wins in the last 12 years of my career and worried a lot about defeats. When you’re used to winning it is natural. Wins in this context
I have to try to cope with this, otherwise, I’m going to risk never leaving, “