Ricky Diaco was a striker who played two season with South Melbourne.
One of the leading forwards of his Victorian Premier League generation, Diaco joined South in 2007 from the Bulleen Zebras. Prior to joining South, Diaco was a co-winner of the Gold Medal in 2004 (with Doug Mladenovic), and had also had a stint with Melbourne Victory during the first season of the A-League.
Scoring twice on debut against Heidelberg, Diaco had a solid 2007 season, finishing as South's leading scorer with ten goals, and winning the club's best and fairest award .
Arrived from: Bulleen Zebras
Departed to: Oakleigh Cannons
- Best and fairest winner 2007
- Club leading scorer 2007 (10 goals)