Del Piero ready to lead Sydney FC

September 18, 2013
By Roje Adaimy
He captained Italian powerhouse Juventus to six national titles - now Alessandro Del Piero wants to skipper Sydney FC to his first A-League championship in what could be his final season in Australia.

The 38-year-old soccer superstar was on Wednesday unveiled as the Sky Blues' new captain, replacing foundation player Terry McFlynn after three seasons at the helm.

McFlynn will join Brett Emerton as a vice-captain for the 2013/2014 campaign, which kicks off on October 11.

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