What Buffon Told Donnarumma After Cup Final.


Donnarumma had a nightmare game against Juventus in the Coppa Italia final. Despite making some wonderful saves, he made 2 mistakes which cost his team. This is the second Coppa Italia final the youngster lost, both to Juventus, and was frustrated and saddened after this loss.

Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon had sympathy for the Milan goalkeeper, he consoled him after the game and told him: “you still have 20 years ahead of you”. The retiring goalkeeper admires Donnarumma, he wants him to join Juventus and labeled him as “The chosen one”.

The 19-year-old is set to be the first goalkeeper in the Italian national team, that is if Buffon retires. Donnarumma surely has a bright future ahead of him, and Buffon believes he should not dwell on these 2 mistakes.