Fiorentina’s David Pizarro has flown home to Chile after the midfielder’s sister died.
Claudia, 32, passed away on Tuesday and the former Roma man has returned to his homeland for the funeral.
It is unclear when the former Manchester City will be back in Italy.
The Tuscan club have left a message of condolence on their website.
Fiorentina will actually face Roma - the club he left in the summer - in the Italian capital this weekend.