Ciro Immobile: 'I will always be a fan of Pescara'

New Borussia Dortmund striker Ciro Immobile says that he will always be a fan of Italian club Pescara, where he spent time developing as a youth player.

Borussia Dortmund striker Ciro Immobile has revealed that he will always hold a place in his heart for former club Pescara.

The Italian international made his move to Germany this summer, having previously spent time at clubs including Torino, Juventus and boyhood favourites Pescara.

"I will always remain a fan of Pescara," Immobile told the Bundesliga's official website.

"My time there was crucial to my development and improvements as a player. It was the platform for a career at the highest level. I will forever be grateful to [then-Pescara head coach Zdenek] Zeman."

Last season the striker became the Capocannoniere after notching 22 goals in Serie A.

Dortmund's Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Werder Bremen during their Bundesliga match on February 8, 2014
Read Next:
Half-Time Report: Mkhitaryan lashes Dortmund ahead
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Bayern Munich19152244143047
2Bayer LeverkusenB. Leverkusen1987439271231
3Schalke 04Schalke198743025531
4RB Leipzig199463128331
5Borussia MonchengladbachBorussia M'bach199463030031
6Borussia DortmundDortmund1986540251530
7Eintracht FrankfurtFrankfurt198652420430
8Augsburg197662825327
9Hoffenheim197662927227
10Hannover197662829-127
11Hertha Berlin196762727025
12Freiburg195862033-1323
13Wolfsburg1931152224-220
14Stuttgart1962111624-820
15Mainz 05195592433-920
16Werder Bremen193791625-916
17Hamburger SV1943121528-1315
18FC Koln1933131433-1912
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account