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Buffon: Juventus wants to win Supercoppa Italiana

Buffon: Juventus wants to win Supercoppa Italiana

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The veteran goalkeeper is full of ambition ahead of this weekend's clash with Napoli, and has stressed his injury problems are behind him

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is determined to start the 2012-13 campaign on a high and win the upcoming Supercoppa Italiana clash with Napoli.

The Turin giants impressed last season as they won the Serie A title without losing a single game, and the veteran shot-stopper is eager to add more silverware to the club's trophy cabinet at the weekend.

"We’ve currently got an important target in front of us. We want to put on a good show and win this cup – it means a lot to us," Buffon was quoted as saying on the official Juve website.

The experienced Italy international missed his side's friendly against Malaga due to injury, but he stressed that he will be fit for the match versus Napoli.

"After turning 30 it is normal to have certain aches and pains during the first two weeks of preparation. Your body needs to get back into the swing of things.

"Now I feel better, I have started to train again, so the problem’s gone."

Saturday's Supercoppa clash will be held in Beijing, China.

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