What a legend - Spends his vacation time playing in a match with local kids ! #Buffon - thanks to @addictedtoJu34 https://t.co/4cBs7y36fs2016-7-14 20:42:17
As if we needed any more proof, it seems Gianluigi Buffon simply oozes class.
The legendary Italian 'keeper's Euro 2016 campaign ended in tears following a penalty shootout defeat to Germany, but the 38-year-old's spirits don't seem to have taken too much of a hit.
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Tears of a hero… #Buffon #EURO2016 https://t.co/WsHO42MMvz2016-7-2 22:44:36
The Juventus veteran was spotted on holiday playing football with some locals at the seaside town of Marina di Massa, near Pisa, Italy.
Buffon plays keeper on vacation with some fans. Absolute legend. What a beauty. #RoleModel https://t.co/fsSxNJxkei2016-7-14 17:27:54
Buffon, whose professional career has spanned over 20 years, will return to action with the Italian champions when Serie A kicks off next month.
[Twitter, h/t Daily Mail]