"Players wore number 13 shirts during their warm up before holding up a huge banner reading "Captain forever" and 'Ciao Davide".
Both sets of supporters stayed nearly completely silent for five minutes in a respectful and moving tribute to Astori, with Fiorentina coach Stefano Pioli struggling to hold back his emotions as the overwhelming occasion saw him shed a tear on the incredibly hard day.
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Astori died in his sleep aged just 31.
"The Gigliati's" are entertaining Benevento in the league, and, naturally, it was an emotional occasion with Astori on the mind of everyone inside the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
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Vitor Hugo scored the winning goal in the first half as La Viola remembered Astori before, after and during the match.
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