The former Inter striker looked like he could have been one of the best strikers of all time but injuries stopped him in his tracks…
🗣️ "We failed to pull him out of depression. That's the biggest defeat of my career. It still hurts. I was so powerless."
– Javier Zanetti on Adriano. 💔 pic.twitter.com/A02QoJjQYk
— Football Tweet (@Football__Tweet) August 31, 2018
“He got a phone call from Brazil – ‘Adri, dad is dead’
“I saw him in his room, he threw the phone and started screaming. You couldn’t imagine that kind of scream. I get goosebumps even to this day.
“After that phone call nothing was the same.
– Zanetti on adriano pic.twitter.com/esG3dnuUp2
— Betin Uganda (@BetinUganda) January 22, 2018