Del Piero raring to get the season started

October 8, 2013
By Emma Kemp
A long pre-season has left Italian superstar Alessandro Del Piero champing at the bit for this year's A-League campaign to kick off.

Del Piero kicked off a long and arduous pre-season a full three months ago when Sydney FC toured Japan and Italy in July and August.

Now just three days out from the season start, the new skipper, fit and injury-free, is well and truly ready to get going.

"It (the pre-season) is very long," Del Piero said at Tuesday's A-League season ...

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