Fiorentina Defender German Pezzella wrote an emotional tribute to his teammate and friend Davide Astori on his Instagram.
Fiorentina Captain Astori passed away in his sleep last night and in the hours following his sudden death tributes from the world of Calcio have been made.
Pezzella is on loan at La Viola from Real Betis and has settled in well at Fiorentina this season. The Argentinian International paid tribute to his teammate on his Instagram page.
“I have no words to describe what I am feeling. From the first day you were by my side, helping and giving advice. A sincere and upfront man, who gave everything for his teammates. I learned so much from you and my soul is crying to think I’ll never again see you by my side, doing what we love and enjoying your presence every day.
“Thank you for everything CAPTAIN, you will be always present FRIEND”.