Buffon: Milan So Scudetto Strong Competitors
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon believes that AC Milan will be the title contender in the 2017-2018 season after a massive shopping spree.
Last season, the club from Milan city is only able to finish in sixth place. The Rossoneri welcomed the new season which starts in August with great enthusiasm.
After getting funding from Chinese investors, the team immediately made a revolution squad, noted 10 new players have been obtained so far, including Leonardo Bonucci, Andre Silva and Lucas Biglia.
Milan’s financial revival could be a threat to Juve, who for the last six seasons has always won the Scudetto. But in the eyes of Buffon, the revival of clubs like Milan will make Serie A more interesting.
“I want to see a more balanced league,” Buffon told Gazzetta dello Sport.
“You will see the strength of the team that in recent seasons has declined. This will make Serie A more enjoyable, although last year Napoli and Roma also challenged the title. ”
“Is Milan the title contender? I think so, they have spent a lot of money, although I am not surprised in this transfer, we are in an uncertain position in giving price to the players, “lid Buffon.