It marks a wonderful time for ‘Batigol’ in Florence, where he spent nine seasons, scoring 207 goals in 332 appearances.
He may have gone on to appear for both Roma and Inter Milan after leaving Viola – but he’s still hugely loved by the club.
And they paid tribute to his impact on the team by finally giving the Argentine a place among their club’s most illustrious.
His reaction to the honour is simply marvelous:
About time, Fiorentina.