Alessandro Del Piero

Short Soccer, January 20, 2013

Fuerth's Milorad Pekovic and Bayern's Javier Martinez battle for the ball. Photo: AP

Four-goal Del Piero secures record win

Sunday, 20 January, 2013, 4:45am

Sport Digest, December 27, 2012

Luka Noyes

Alessandro Del Piero's uncertain future in Australia could be close to being resolved, with the former Italy striker pledging his support for struggling Sydney FC. 

27 Dec 2012 - 4:30am

Short Soccer, September 17, 2012

Alessandro Del Piero signs autographs. Photo: Reuters

Hundreds greet Del Piero in Australia

17 Sep 2012 - 3:22am

Short Soccer

Striker Michael Owen joins Stoke from United. Photo: EPA

Pay-as-you-play deal for Owen at Stoke

6 Sep 2012 - 2:37am

Double delight for locals

Juventus and Manchester City fail to impress at Hong Kong Stadium

Fans of Juventus and Manchester City would have been deeply disappointed last Thursday when both leading European sides lost to local opposition at the Hong Kong Stadium.

27 May 2008 - 12:00am

Kitchee coup - local heroes humble Juve

Kitchee striker Keith Gumbs stole the show from his famous opposite number as the unheralded local club beat Italian champions Juventus 5-3 on penalties after a 2-2 draw at the end of 90 minutes during last night's enthralling Grand Promenade Cup.

5 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Star Juventus striker eager to meet local fans

When the Italian Serie A league trophy is paraded around Hong Kong Stadium on Saturday, Alessandro Del Piero will be proud to lift it in front of his adoring fans.

The Juventus forward, well-known for his dazzling dribbling skills and good looks, will be one of the star attractions when the Italian champions take on Kitchee in the Grand Promenade Cup charity match.

30 May 2005 - 12:00am

I want to finish career at Juve, says Del Piero

Italy superstar striker Alessandro Del Piero has revealed that he wants to end his glittering career at Juventus, saying it was the only club that mattered to him.

27 May 2005 - 12:00am

Kitchee boss on verge of Juventus deal

Visit hinges upon match being played on politically sensitive June 4 date

Italian Serie A giants Juventus are on the brink of signing a deal to play an exhibition match in Hong Kong against local club Kitchee.

The success of the deal is understood to hinge upon the politically sensitive date designated by the Italians for the match - June 4.

11 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Ball Watching

It could be time to start taking up an interest in watching other sports. Badminton, sailing or equestrianism, anyone? Better still how about some new hobbies? Stamp collecting, DIY or hill-walking, perhaps?

2 Feb 2001 - 12:00am

Gullit's vision

RUUD Gullit will continue his love affair with Chelsea until he wins the Premier League title - and his latest blockbuster signing to help achieve that goal may be Italian ace Alessandro Del Piero.

Gullit will be offered a new contract this summer regardless of Chelsea's result in tomorrow's FA Cup final against Middlesbrough and the Dutchman is only too eager to accept.

16 May 1997 - 12:00am