AS Roma send Francesco Totti’s final playing shirt into space for eternity

Immortalising a legend like Totti was never going to be a challenge for AS Roma. But, unselfishly, the club obviously decided that just sharing his legacy on earth wasn't enough and it's something that should be shared with the rest of the solar system.

Totti's 'iconic' no. 10 shirt worn in his final game was put in a rocket (its destination very vaguely unknown) and sent into the stratosphere.

Like that's the story – there was a rocket with the sole purpose of sending his shirt into space launched from French Guyana.

And hell yes you can watch the launch video.

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