“I hope Scamacca will be our Paolo Rossi”, Gianluigi Buffon

By Antoine Rabito on Friday June 7, 2024
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Speaking at the “Festival della Serie A”, Gianluigi Buffon shared his hopes for the Italian national team, looking ahead to Scamacca’s rise to prominence, while also comparing him to some of Italian football’s most emblematic figures. With a successful season behind him, Buffon seems optimistic about the future of Italian soccer on the world stage, highlighting the need for new talent to strengthen the Squadra Azzurra.

During the event, Buffon expressed his hope that Scamacca would embody the genius of Paolo Rossi or the determination of Salvatore Schillaci, while acknowledging his similarities with Luca Toni: “I hope that Scamacca will be our Paolo Rossi or our Schillaci, even if he is more Luca Toni,” said the Italian soccer legend. This bold comparison reveals the legendary goalkeeper’s ambition for the future of Italian soccer, and suggests a promising period for the Squadra Azzurra with the emergence of new talents like Scamacca.

Antoine Rabito

Antoine Rabito

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