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Italy, Lippi must reconsider aging roster

August 20, 2009
By Ravi Ubha


Gianluigi Buffon, arguably the best goalkeeper on the planet, is pretty good at producing one-liners, too. A commanding presence on and off the pitch, Buffon had this to say to reporters in the wake of Italy's shocking 1-0 loss to Egypt at June's Confederations Cup:

"We're the world champions, and we're the world champions at making lives difficult for ourselves."



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