According to Buffon, Andrea Pirlo figure is a figure of a player with a high level of intelligence, aka genius. In fact according to him, Pirlo deserve aligned with Roberto Baggio who rated Buffon is also a genius.
"Pirlo is a figure of genius. Together with Roberto Baggio, I think he is the greatest talent ever produced Italy in the last 25 years," said Buffon.
"You can try to lock it with the right strategy. Yet you know that at a certain moment, Pirlo can instantly solve it and you will know that your efforts have been in vain," he said.