Discussion

Livorno family honors fallen player

Updated: April 15, 2012, 5:13 PM ET
Associated Press

MILAN -- Livorno players and fans gathered at the team's stadium Sunday to pay their respects, a day after midfielder Piermario Morosini collapsed and died after suffering a cardiac arrest during a Serie B match at Pescara.

The 25-year-old Morosini, who was on loan from Serie A side Udinese, collapsed in the 31st minute of the match on Saturday and tried unsuccessfully to get up several times before receiving medical attention on the field.

A defibrillator was used on the player, ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE SPORTS HEADLINES