Wilson wants De Girolamo to realise '˜great potential'

Danny Wilson wants Chesterfield trialist Diego De Girolamo to realise his '˜great potential.'

Wednesday, 29th June 2016, 4:35 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:26 pm
Danny Wilson - Pic By James Williamson

The Spireites boss, who handed De Girolamo his Football League debut as a Sheffield United substitute, will cast his eye over the 20-year-old next week.

Wilson said: “We want to see if he’s somebody we could maybe utilise this season. Diego has great potential and it’s time for him to start realising his potential now.

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“He’s maybe lost his way a bit and it’s up to him to grasp this opportunity. Hopefully we can get the best out of him.”

De Girolamo failed to convince a succession of Sheffield United managers that they should utilise him in the first team.

He’s spent time on loan with York City and Northampton Town.