Diego Maradona
Argentine football legend Diego Maradona Passes Away at 60 due to cardiac arrest

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Diego Maradona Passes Away: Argentine star footballer Diego Maradona has passed away. According to the news agency Reuters, the Argentinian strongman has died due to heart attack. Maradona, 60, was a legendary footballer of his time. Maradona’s health was not well for some time. He was even a victim of depression and was undergoing treatment.

Diego Maradona had his 60th birthday on 30 October 2020 and three days after that he was hospitalized due to symptoms of depression. Maradona’s close had told the news agency AP at the time that his condition was not critical, but he died a few weeks later. An employee engaged in Maradona’s care was informed on condition of confidentiality that he had been miserable for over a week and did not eat anything.

Argentina won the World Cup in 1986 by Diego Maradona. He was the captain of that team. Born on 30 October 1960, Diego Maradona was known as an attacking mid-fielder. After leaving the game, he too remained connected with the game. He was currently the manager of the Argentina team. Apart from this, he has also provided coaching services. Diego Maradona is counted among the finest players in the football world.

Famous Diego Maradona, named The Golden Boy, earned 91 caps and scored 34 goals in his international career for Argentina. Maradona was a part of the FIFA World Cup four times, including the 1986 World Cup in Mexico, in which he was the captain of the team and Argentina won over West Germany in the final. He was the best player of the tournament for which he received the Golden Ball.

Diego Maradona’s football career was brilliant, three days of national mourning in Argentina after his death

A mere 5-foot-5-inch Diego Maradona caused panic when he entered the field with the ball. His speed to run with the ball, his control of the ball, he used to do everything in such a way that no one could understand and Maradona scored goals for his team. Now they will be reduced to memories only because at the age of 60, he said goodbye to this world. These giants, who won Argentina’s World Cup title, will now be confined to the memories of football fans. Now we will never get to see the interesting style of Maradona for which he was known.

Let’s know the special things related to Maradona’s career-

Name: Diego Maradona

Birth: 30 October 1960

Death: 25 November 2020

Place of birth: Lanus, Buenos Aires

Place to play: Attacking midfielder, second striker

Senior Career

Year, team, match, goal

1976–81, Argentinos Juniors, 167, 116

1981–82, Boca Juniors, 40, 28

1982–84, Barcelona, ​​36, 22

1984-91, Napoli, 188, 81

1992-93, Sevia, 26, 5

1993-94, Naval Old Boys, 5, 0

1995–97, Boca Juniors, 30, 7

National team-

Year, team, match, goal

1977-79, Argentina Under-20, 15, 8

1977–94, Argentina, 91, 34

Special achievements of Diego Maradona’s career

– In 2002 FIFA declared the best footballer of the century.

– Played four football World Cups in 1982, 1986, 1990 and 1994.

In the 1986 World Cup in Mexico, Argentina made FIFA champions as captain.

– First player to win Golden Ball in FIFA World Cup (1986) and Under-20 World Cup (1979). After him, this act was done by Leon Messi of his country.

After the death of Diego Maradona, Argentina President Alberto Fernández said that Maradona was very sorry to lose. I declare a three-day national mourning because of the loss of his departure. Brazilian footballer Pelé said that Maradona was very sad to leave. One day both of us will play football together in the sky.

Sports world grieve over death of legendary footballer Diego Maradona

Former Argentina footballer Maradona represented his team from 1977 to 1994 and was known as an attacking midfielder. He was seriously ill for some time and was in the hospital and finally on 25 November 2020, he said goodbye to this world.

Maradona made his debut at the age of just 16. He played his first match against Hungary on 17 February 1977 and played a total of 91 matches in his career and scored 34 goals for the Argentina national team. He had also played for many clubs in his career and also performed well here. Maradona represented clubs such as Barcelona, ​​Napoli, Sevilla and also played excellent football there.

Maradona, who made Argentina under his captaincy as FIFA World Champion in 1986, is shocked at the game and BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar, IPL franchise CSK and Mumbai Indians have paid tribute to him. Apart from this, top football clubs like Manchester United and Barcelona also expressed grief over his demise. Apart from this, the legendary footballer Ronaldo also paid tribute to him.

 

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