Italian international Davide Astori has been found dead at the age of 31.
Davide Astoris died in a hotel where he spent a night and couldn’t wake up in morning.
In a statement, Fiorentina said: “Fiorentina are profoundly shaken and forced to announce that their captain Davide Astori has died.
“For this terrible and delicate situation, and above all out of respect for his family, we appeal to the sensitivity of the media.”
The team were scheduled to play Udinese this afternoon, but bosses have scrapped the fixture.
Astori has been capped 14 times by Italy. The tragic discovery came after he failed to show for breakfast or answer his phone.
In a statement, Roma: The club is devastated to learn of the death of Davide Astori. The thoughts of everyone at AS Roma are with the player’s family, friends and teammates at this terrible and tragic time.”