Position : Goalkeeper Country : Italy Widely considered one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time, he is one live character both on & off the field. Known for his high quality saves, Buffon has won it all. Pele described him as among the 125 greatest football players of all time. Winning the "Yashin Award" in 2006 where Italy won the World Cup 2006, he was "FIFA's Most Valuable Player". He has also won "Best Goalkeepr in Serie A on multiple occasions. A true Juventus player he stayed with them even after the match fixing allegations as the team was downgraded to Italian Serie B. He was once the costliest goalkeeper in the history of the beautiful game. Gigi Buffon now captains his country as well his club.