A giant banner reading "Ciao Captain" is hanged on the fence of Fiorentina's stadium, on March 4, 2018 in Florence.
/ AFP / Claudio GIOVANNINI
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An autopsy into the death of Fiorentina captain Davide Astori will be carried out Tuesday while his funeral will be held in Florence two days later, the Italian football club has announced.All seven matches in Italy's top flight Sunday were postponed following the news of Astori's death.Former national team coach Antonio Conte and World Cup winner Gianluigi Buffon paid emotional tributes to Astori, describing their Italian compatriot as "fantastic" and "a great guy".Veteran Buffon, the Juventus captain, called Astori "a great man".
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