Livorno's Football Team

Piermario Morosini

14th April 2012 The whole of Italy is stunned and saddened at the tragic death of AS Livorno footballer Piermario Morosini during Livorno's away match against Pescara earlier today.

Morosini collapsed during the first half of the match and was rushed to hospital in Pescara, where he later died of a heart attack.

The Bergamo-born midfielder was 25 years old and had been playing for Livorno since January this year, on loan from Udinese.