Gigi Buffon named his sporting heroes and explained why Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal of football.
The Juventus goalkeeper spoke to La Gazzetta dello Sport magazine Sportweek about the figures he looks up to, including swimming champion Federica Pellegrini.
“The top of the list is without doubt Alex Zanardi. Few would’ve got back on their feet, as it were, even without legs. He teaches us the importance of the mind, as that rules everything.
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