Diego Maradona Dies of Heart Attack At Age 60th

Diego Maradona Dies of Heart Attack At Age 60
Diego Maradona

Three weeks ago Diego Maradona was admitted to hospital for surgery on a blood clot in his brain, before being discharged to recover at home.


He died on Wednesday in his home.

His soccer career also included turns on the pitch for Barcelona, Sevilla, Boca Juniors and Newell’s Old Boys and he was most recently manager of Gimnasia, Esgrima in La Plata, Argentina.

He also managed the Argentine national team at the South Africa World Cup in 2010.

The Argentine news outlet Clarin broke the news on Wednesday afternoon UK time, describing the news of Maradona’s passing as having a ‘worldwide impact’.

The sad news was confirmed by Maradona’s
lawyer. Soon, tributes were pouring in from all over the world of football.

Maradona left hospital on November 11 just eight days after being admitted for emergency brain surgery.


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