Despotovic to get first A-League start

December 4, 2013
By Angela Habashy
Alessandro Del Piero's hamstring injury has opened the door for Sydney FC's new striker Ranko Despotovic to get his first A-League start as the Sky Blues chase a record fifth straight win when they face the Central Coast on Saturday.

Del Piero was ruled out of the trip to Gosford due to the injury suffered in last week's 2-0 win over Newcastle.

Despotovic came on as a substitute for the veteran Italian to great effect, scoring his second goal in as many games to help Sydney ...

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