Alessandro Del Piero

  • Superstar Alessandro Del Piero to arrive in city on Wednesday Yesterday

    New Delhi: The moment the Capital's football fraternity has been waiting for, will arrive on Wednesday with star Italian playmaker and striker Alessandro Del Piero making an entry into the city to play as marquee player for Delhi Dynamos in the inaugural Indian Super League. The ISL will be held in...
  • Marquee players cruial for team's performance: Delhi Dynamos coach September 4, 2014

    Delhi Dynamos coach Harm van Veldhoven feels the presence of international players like Alessandro Del Piero will bring experience into the team. ...
  • Alessandro Del Piero signs for Delhi Dynamos in Indian Super league August 29, 2014

    Former Italy great Alessandro Del Piero will play for the Delhi franchise of the Indian Super League (ISL) and will also be the competition's brand ambassador, the ex-Juventus player has said. "I am happy to announce that I have just signed a contract that will tie me to the club Dynamos...
  • Delhi Dynamos on the brink of signing Alessandro del Piero August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Dynamos are all set to sign Italy's World Cup winning football star Alessandro del Piero as their marquee player for the inaugural Indian Super League (ISL) that will be held Oct 12-Dec 20. Delhi Dynamos have almost finalised the deal with Del Piero's brother and agent Stefano and...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Monday July 29, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Monday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip involving the leading clubs and top players around the world. Pep Guardiola to offer 40 million pounds for David Luiz? The 26-year-old defender has returned for pre-season with Chelsea under new Stamford Bridge boss Jose Mourinho and Guardiola...
  • Iranian club denies links with Del Piero July 29, 2013

    Tehran: Iranian football club Persepolis has denied reports that the team has had negotiations to sign Italian veteran Alessandro Del Piero. Persepolis spokesman Hossein Ghoddusi said on Monday the team has no plans to sign the the prolific Italian striker, who now applies his trade with Australia's Sydney FC, reports Xinhua. "We...
  • A-League stars to miss Manchester United pre-season friendly match July 5, 2013

    Sydney: Three international stars of Australian football's A-League have withdrawn from an All Stars team which will play Manchester United in a friendly on July 20. Italy's Alessandro Del Piero, former England striker Emile Heskey and Japan star Shinji Ono withdrew from the match on Friday, leaving the local team with...
  • A-League not giving up on David Beckham November 17, 2012

    Sydney: Australia soccer chief David Gallop was not surprised David Beckham's management denied he had any interest in playing in the A-League but said that did not mean there was no possibility of it happening. Football Federation Australia (FFA) said on Friday they had been approached by the former England...
  • Beckham linked with move to A-League November 16, 2012

    Tokyo: David Beckham could be set to move to the A-League after Football Federation Australia (FFA) said on Friday they had been approached by the former England captain's management. According to FFA officials, the approach was made in relation to Beckham playing in the A-League during the current 2012-13 season. "The...
  • Sydney FC say they've clinched Del Piero deal August 31, 2012

    Sydney: Sydney FC announced Friday that former Juventus forward Alessandro Del Piero had agreed to contract terms with the A-League club, but the player's brother and agent said the deal was not finalized. The 37-year-old Italian had been in talks with several clubs but Sydney chairman Scott Barlow said Del Piero,...
  • Serie A title race enters decisive phase April 13, 2012

    Milan: Veteran striker Alessandro Del Piero looks determined to end his Juventus career on a high as the Serie A title race heads into the home straight. In his final season with Juventus, Del Piero came on as a substitute to score the winning goal in a 2-1 victory over...
  • Del Piero not losing sleep over Ballon D'Or November 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Juventus captain Alessandro Del Piero talked about the Ballon d'Or, the national team, and the upcoming match against Genoa. After finishing as the top scorer in Serie A last season and making a brilliant start to the current campaign with no less than six winning free kicks, you'd think...