Here are all the things we wrote in the wake of Davide Astori‘s death. It’s not nearly enough to encapsulate the fantastic man he was. But, if you read through the comments under these articles, you may begin to understand how important he was to fans of Fiorentina, and fans of calcio, through the sadness, the confusion, and the love that is exhibited in what our community (and some visitors) wrote.
Mar 4, 2018, 2:58pm CET
March 5, 2022
Davide Astori, we still miss you
It’s been four years since Fiorentina’s captain didn’t come down to breakfast and it still hurts like it did that morning.
March 4, 2021
Remembering the late, great Davide Astori
It’s been three years. It still feels like yesterday. Our hearts are still broken.
January 7, 2021
Happy 34th birthday to our Capitano, Davide Astori
Here is a spot for you to share your birthday wishes and favorite stories of a man we all loved so much
March 5, 2020
It’s been two years since Davide Astori died and it hasn’t stopped hurting
Even 731 days later, it feels like the captain is still going to walk back through the door at any moment.
April 6, 2019
Fiorentina is not signing a contract for Astori
It is simply ghastly that various outlets are reporting this story without even a modicum of fact-checking, especially since the club has already addressed this.
March 12, 2019
Florence prosecutor charges two doctors in Astori’s death
Had medical personnel followed up on irregularities in his tests, the late Viola captain might still be with us.
November 28, 2018
Davide Astori’s parents accept his induction to Fiorentina Hall of Fame
It’s a small gesture but hopefully it helps.
May 12, 2018
Fiorentina institute trust for Vittoria Astori
The Viola have put the money in, and now the Astori family can focus on raising Davide’s daughter without as many financial worries.
March 20, 2018
Fiorentina to rename training facility after Astori
The ‘Centro Davide Astori’ is good and correct.
March 9, 2018
To everyone who’s been so good throughout this hellish week.
March 4, 2018
Goodbye, Davide. We’ll always love you.
He was our captain, and he always will be.
March 4, 2018
Davide Astori Dies, Aged 31
A painful day in Tuscany