Davide Astori: Players, Fans Attend Funeral (Photos)

Players and fans paid their last respect to late Davide Astori at his funeral ceremony on Thursday.

Thousands of fans attended the funeral held at the Santa Croce Basilica in Florence alongside prominent Italian players.

Italian international stars like the Juventus duo of Giorgio Chiellini and Gianlugi Buffon joined others to pay their lasf respect to Astori who died at the weekend at the tender age of 31.

Juventus players like Buffon and Chiellini played against Tottenham in the UEFA Champions League (UCL) on Wednesday night.

They attended the funeral alongside Coach Maximiliano Allegri, their teammates and the Fiorentina teammates of the late Astori.

Davide Astori is survived by his wife and a 2-year old daughter.