PREDICTION: Winners. Del Piero will bring big things to Sydney, so yes, I’ve jumped on the Sydney FC bandwagon too.
BEST FINISH: Champions in 2005/06 & 2009/10.
THE SIGNING: When the twittershpere went into meltdown with the rumour that Alessandro Del Piero could join Sydney, I was like many and thought the deal would never happen. It was great A-League clubs were chasing international superstars no matter what their age. But, when the rumours became reality, it was a watershed day for the league, proving the the world Australia isn’t just a place for a holiday.
THE LOSS: Losing last season’s club golden boot Bruno Cazarine as well as Shannon Cole could be considered losses, but neither will have a dramatic impact as Sydney FC improve dramatically on last year’s results.
THE STAR: Over 200 goals for Italian giants Juventus is as good a reason as any to say why Del Piero will be the star for Sydney. Del Piero is more than a goal scorer, he …