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What you might not know about new Paris signing Buffon

As Paris Saint-Germain confirm their signing of Gianluigi Buffon at the age of 40 we celebrate his superb career.

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Why is World Cup-winner Lúcio still playing at 40? ‘My love for football’

Lúcio played every minute for Brazil when they won the World Cup in 2002 and he’s still lacing up his boots every weekendBy Joshua Law for The Set Pieces, part of the Sport NetworkSixteen years after Brazil’s last triumph at a World Cup, Lúcio is the l…

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Which USA stars made the biggest splash in Europe?

To celebrate Independence Day, UEFA.com singles out the USA stars who have done the most to light up UEFA’s club competitions.

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Wayne Rooney moves to MLS: how brilliant is he?

Cristano Ronaldo called him ‘The Pitbull’; UEFA.com salutes Wayne Rooney as he heads to the United States.

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How great is Liverpool and Egypt’s Mohamed Salah?

The Egyptian King’s maiden World Cup voyage ends today, but he will be back soon in the UEFA Champions League. Be thankful!

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Happy birthday Lionel Messi: his best and worst opponents

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi turns 31 today: which teams has he enjoyed playing against most in UEFA club competition?

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Which South Americans have scored the most UEFA goals?

Lionel Messi tops the South American UEFA Champions League table with 100 goals, but who else makes it into the top ten?

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Who are central and north America’s top UEFA players?

Javier ‘Chicarito’ Hernández has played in more UEFA Champions League games than any other CONCACAF national. Who else is on the list?

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Who are Australia and New Zealand’s top European stars?

Can you name the Australia and New Zealand players who have made the most UEFA club competition appearances?

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All the Champions League teams’ summer transfers

Keep abreast of all the UEFA Champions League group stage teams’ summer transfer activity.

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Which Asian stars have played the most UEFA games?

Son Heung-Min and Shinji Kagawa are among the most experienced Asian players in UEFA competition.

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Which African stars have played the most UEFA games?

Mohamed Salah, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Sadio Mané are modern-day heroes but how do they rank among Africa’s all-time greats?

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Who are Cristiano Ronaldo’s favourite opponents?

Which sides has Cristiano Ronaldo scored the most goals against, and which have made his life tough?

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Who is new Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui?

“It’s the happiest day of my life,” said Julen Lopetegui as the former Spain boss was introduced as the new coach of Real Madrid.

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50 for the future: UEFA.com’s ones to watch for 2018/19

Our correspondents picked out 50 young players who could be big news by the end of 2018; how many will be household names next year?

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Fancy meeting you here: local derbies in Europe

The UEFA Super Cup will be Real Madrid and Atlético’s tenth European fixture; what other derbies have been played in UEFA competition?

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