Italy international footballer Davide Astori found dead

Italy international footballer  Davide Astori found dead
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ROME, MArch 4: Italy international defender Davide Astori died in his hotel room during the night of Saturday to Sunday, his club Fiorentina said on Sunday.
“Fiorentina are profoundly shocked to have to announce the death of captain Davide Astori after a sudden illness,” the Serie A club said on Twitter. The 31-year-old, who leaves behind a two-year-old daughter, was in Udine to prepare for Sunday’s match against Udinese, who announced the game has been postponed.
A club spokesman said that he could not give a cause of death ahead of an autopsy. Italian media reported that Astori died of a heart attack during the night.
In addition to the Fiorentina game, Sunday’s match between Genoa and Cagliari, one of his former clubs, was called off just before its 1230 (1130 GMT) kickoff. (AFP)