Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 05:09 GMT
Diego Armando Maradona, Reuters
CAIRO-25 November 2020: Argentinean reports confirmed on Wednesday that the Argentinean Football Legend Diego Armando Maradona has passed away at home in Tigre after suffering a heart attack.
It is shocking news for all football fans around the world as Maradona inspired many generations and took the game to another level of beauty and greatness.
He is a national hero for Argentina and its passionate people but he was also a hero for every football fan around the world.
Maradona started his career with Argentinos Juniors in 1976 and he moved to his beloved club, Boca Juniors five years later.
After one season with Boca, he moved to Europe to play for Barcelona before moving to Napoli where he put the name of the team and the city on the map forever.
Maradona’s best achievement came in 1986 in Mexico when he led his national team to win the FIFA World Cup for the second time in the history.
Rest in Peace Diego.