Alessandro Del Piero Honoured To Reach Giampiero Boniperti’s 178 Goal Record For Juventus

Posted on 17/10/2010


Juventus’ Alessandro Del Piero matched the record of 178 Serie A goals for the club set by Giampiero Boniperti.

Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero has expressed his delight at reaching the record of 178 Serie A goals scored for the club, the same as Giampiero Boniperti.

The striker came off the bench to score his side’s final goal with a shot into the top corner in a 4-0 victory over Lecce.

“I am pleased to have reached the record of an exceptional person and to have contributed to the victory,” he told Mediaset Premium.

“Earning the applause is nice, every game is difficult, our sacrifices have been rewarded this Sunday. Let’s enjoy the result and then tomorrow we’ll think about the next match.”

The Bianconeri face Red Bull Salzburg in the Europa League on Thursday.

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