Del Piero rejected Liverpool due to Heysel
October 11, 2012
By Adam Digby, Italy Correspondent and Mike Whalley
Del Piero, 37, surprised many by joining Sydney FC at the close of the transfer window after finally ending a 19-year association with former club Juventus.
Liverpool reportedly put in a late bid for the striker after Brendan Rodgers was left short of attacking options following Andy Carroll's departure to West Ham on loan - something the club deny.
However, the former ...