Lorenzo Buffon

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Lorenzo Buffon
Personal information
Date of birth (1929-12-19) December 19, 1929 (age 84)
Place of birth Majano, Italy
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1948–1949 Portogruaro 34 (0)
1949–1959 Milan 277 (0)
1959–1960 Genoa 20 (0)
1960–1963 Internazionale 79 (0)
1963–1964 Fiorentina 1 (0)
1964–1965 Ivrea 11 (0)
National team
1958–1962  Italy 15 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Lorenzo Buffon (born December 19, 1929 in Majano, Friuli) is an Italian former football goalkeeper. He played 277 times for A.C. Milan, and also played for their city rivals Internazionale. He was also capped 15 times for the Italian national team.

Overall, he played 15 seasons (365 games) in the Serie A for A.C. Milan, Genoa C.F.C., F.C. Internazionale Milano and ACF Fiorentina.

Buffon is related to Gianluigi Buffon, the current goalkeeper for Juventus and the Italian national team. He is a cousin of Gianluigi's grandfather.

Honours[edit]

  • Serie A champion: 1950/51, 1954/55, 1956/57, 1958/59, 1962/63.
  • Latin Cup winner: 1951, 1956.

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