Davide Astori picks the #23 shirt

Newly acquired Davide Astori will wear the #23 shirt for the upcoming season with AS Roma, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport.

Astori, who spent the past 6 seasons at Cagliari, will join the Giallorossi on loan for €2 million, with the option to make the move permanent in June 2015 for an additional €5 million.

Astori will take his medical tomorrow for the club and will join his teammates in the United States later today.

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