Serie B player, 25, dies during match

Livorno midfielder Piermario Morosini has died after collapsing on the pitch in Saturday's Serie B match at Pescara, with the match abandoned after 31 minutes.

Morosini, 25, was rushed to hospital after medical staff attended to him on the pitch for a suspected heart attack, but died on arrival. The game was then called off with the other players leaving the field in tears

The story is too old to be commented.
krazykombatant1804d ago

very sad to hear. Hopefully this is something to be taken more serious in regards to players heart conditions.

PaPa-Slam1803d ago (Edited 1803d ago )

I'm Sorry, this is extremely sad to hear, My best regards to his Family & friends. 'May He Rest In Peace'.

Nes_Daze1803d ago

Very sad, God bless him and his family.

dcortz20271803d ago

How tragic. May he rest in peace and best regards to all his family and friends!

silvacrest1803d ago

i think its obvious that now, more then ever, we NEED to have more heart screenings for professional athletes

Show all comments (7)