Monday March 4 2013
Del Piero: Well done Totti!

Alessandro Del Piero has congratulated former international teammate Francesco Totti after the Roman netted his 225th goal in Serie A.

Totti is now joint-second in the all time scoring charts after drawing level with Gunnar Nordahl following his strike in the 3-1 win over Genoa last night.

“225 goals, another great target reached by a great champion – well done Francesco! Ciao Ale,” the Juventus legend, now playing for Sydney FC, noted on Twitter.

Silvio Piola is Serie A’s most prolific scorer after a career in which ne netted 274 goals.

Del Piero scored 188 goals in 478 top-flight matches for Juve.

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