Trapp believes working with Buffon at PSG would be 'something special'

Comments()
Buffon Juventus Verona Serie A
The legendary Italian arriving at the French side would excite the man who would be part of his competition for a starting spot

Kevin Trapp feels it would be "something special" to count Gianluigi Buffon as a Paris Saint-Germain team-mate.

Buffon completed an emotional farewell at Juventus with his latest Serie A and Coppa Italia double this season and the 40-year-old goalkeeping great has been heavily tipped to join PSG .

Trapp managed to secure a place in Germany's World Cup squad despite losing his first-team spot at the Parc des Princes to Alphonse Areola, but he would have no qualms over Buffon providing a further threat to his prospects of regular action.

"I have to say, there were many rumours about different goalkeepers joining PSG," he told reporters.

Goal 50 Revealed: The best 50 players in the world

"If they all joined we would have had like 15 keepers during that time.

Article continues below

"For me, as a goalkeeper, Gigi of course is a legend. What he did the last couple of years, at that age, on that level, that is remarkable.

"If you had the chance to work with such a goalie, that would be something special.

"Whether it happens, I don't know, but it would be interesting to train alongside such a goalkeeper."

Close