Alessandro Del Piero Rues Missed Chances, Says Enjoyed Playing First Indian Super League Match

Delhi Dynamos' marquee player Alessandro Del Piero said he was a bit disappointed at not winning his team's first Indian Super League match against FC Pune City but at the same time was happy with a good performance by his side at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi. The match finished 0-0.

updated: October 14, 2014 23:11 IST
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Delhi Dynamos' Alessandro del Piero thanked his fans for the adulation he received from them in his Indian Super League debut.


New Delhi: Playing in his first competitive match in the country, Italian legend Alessandro del Piero on Tuesday said that he enjoyed the adulation he got from the football fans at Delhi Dynamos' first match of Indian Super League against Pune City FC though he rued at not starting his side's campaign with a win. (Highlights)

"I enjoyed every bit of the match. They (the crowd) chanted my name when I entered the field and during play. It was really a very good feeling. I thank my Indian fans," del Piero said after the match ended in a stalemate. (ISL Standings)

"The playing atmosphere was also good with a lot of people turning up. Only thing was that we did not win the match," said the 39-year-old World Cup winner. (Also read: Dhoni no match for Del Piero)

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