Alessandro Del Piero faces Padova

August 8, 2013
By Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent

Alessandro Del Piero made an emotional return to his first club, Padova, on Wednesday night, although he could not prevent current side Sydney FC from going down to a 3-2 defeat.

Former Italy international Del Piero is embarking on his second season with the A-League side and the 38-year-old paid his former home a visit with his whole family in attendance.

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