Fiorentina Retire Astori Number 13 Shirt

News from Italy, as its been announced Fiorentina will retire the number 13 shirt following the tragic death of club captain Davide Astori over the weekend.

The 31 year old Italian died early Sunday morning following cardiac arrest in a Udine hotel prior to Fiorentina’s Serie A match against Udinese. All Serie A fixtures were postponed following the tragic events.

A minute’s silence will be held before all Champions League games this week in tribute to the former Italy International Astori.

Astori’s former club Cagliari will also retire the number 13 shirt.

 

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