Lazio midfielder Daniel Guerini has died in a car accident at the age of 19.
Italian media reported on Wednesday that the 19-year old midfielder
had tragically passed away following a car accident in Rome.
Daniel Guerini began his career inLazio
's youth team before he signed forTorino
on a free transfer in 2016. He then played for Torino andFiorentina
at the youth level before he was loaned out toSPAL
. Guerini then rejoined Lazio permanently on a three-year contract in January.
A statement from
: "Still incredulous and shocked by pain, the president, the men and women of the Lazio Sports Club gather around the family of the young Daniel Guerini."
: "We are shocked and saddened to learn of the sudden death of Lazio youngster Daniel Guerini, a member of the Fiorentina youth academy in 2018-19 and 2019-20.
"The thoughts of president Commisso and everyone at the club are with the Guerini family at this extremely difficult time."
wrote on their social media pages
: "The president Urbano Cairo and the whole Torino football club, incredulous and deeply saddened, gather around the Guerini family for the tragic death of Daniel, our former Primavera player.”
Hellas Verona FC
: "Hellas Verona expresses deep condolences and heartfelt closeness to Lazio for the tragic death of Daniel Guerini."