Football Italian, November 30, 2019 12:03:33This is not the first time that Gianlui Buffon has expressed his opinion on the possibility of a Italian team competing in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Speaking on the radio show “Sport Italia”, Buffon stated that the team he is on is not worried about the tournament, stating that they are “not focused on the games themselves”.
The Italian coach also expressed his confidence in the players he brought in this summer.
“They are young, they are young players and I am sure that they will perform.
I have faith in the squad that has already been established.
It will be a fantastic squad for us.”
In his opinion, it will be important for Buffon to take on the players who have been around him for years.
“We are a team that is always playing, always competing.
I am confident that we can go to the next level.
In my opinion, we can win the World Cup and we are going to do it.”
The 22-year-old is one of the best midfielders in Serie A, and will be looking to make a name for himself on the international stage.
He was named the player of the year in Italy, with his performances earning him a place in the World XI for the 2022 tournament.