Del Piero still suffering fans
February 1, 2001
A SMALL section of fans still
seem to be unhappy with Alessandro Del Piero who has failed to recapture
his form and fitness after serious injury.
That Del Piero isn't the
most popular Juve player at the moment is proven by a series of recent
incidents which may also be regarded as the expression of a limited number
of fans, but they are however also a sign that many still see Alex as a
problem rather than a solution for Juve.
The most recent of these
incidents took place yesterday after training, when a small group of angry
fans waited for Del Piero to exit from a back door and started hissing
and booing at him.
The player, who was already
in his car ready to leave, decided to stop and got out of the car to confront
his angry supporters, but before anything could be said or done a team
official arrived on the scene and convinced Alex top get back in his car