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Vito on the spot

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by Samson & Delilah

Keeper answers Easter themed questions!

What do you like best about playing for Sunderland?
The fans are amazing, they are always really loud and supportive.

Who was the first football team you ever played for?
I started my career at the Italian team Atalanta.

Who else have you played for?
I played for Arsenal before I signed for Sunderland. I have also played for Barnsley and Hull. 

What has been the greatest moment of your career?
There have been lots of great moments, including playing in the UEFA Champions League when I was with Arsenal. Most recently however, playing for Sunderland in the Capital One Cup Final at Wembley against Manchester City was amazing; it was also my birthday that day.

What was it like to move to England from Italy when you were so young?
It was very exciting and it’s the best move I’ve ever made.

What was your favourite subject at school?
PE, especially when we played football.

Did the Easter bunny bring you some Easter eggs?
Yes, but I don’t eat a lot of chocolate as I need to stay fit.

What design would you choose in an Easter egg decorating competition?
A Sunderland footballer of course.