Gianluigi Donnarumma

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Gianluigi Donnarumma in 2016.

Gianluigi Donnarumma (born 25 February 1999 in Naples) is a professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Paris Saint-Germain[1] and the Italy national team. He also played for AC Milan from 2015 until 2020.

On 1 September 2016, he became the youngest goalkeeper to ever play for the senior Italy national team.[2][3] He played in the UEFA Euro 2020 Final, and helped Italy win the tournament after a penalty shootout. He was named the player of the tournament by UEFA.[4]

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  1. Nakrani, Sachin; Romano, Fabrizio (16 June 2021). "Gianluigi Donnarumma joins PSG as Gianluigi Buffon goes back to Parma". The Guardian. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  2. "Donnarumma: 'Indescribable!'". Football Italia. 1 September 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016.
  3. "Italy: Azzurri flop with France". Football Italia. 1 September 2016. Archived from the original on 14 September 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016.
  4. "Gianluigi Donnarumma named EURO 2020 Player of the Tournament". 11 July 2021. Retrieved 12 July 2021.

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