Football legend Diego Maradona dies at age 60

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Argentine international football legend Diego Armando Maradona has shocked the world with his untimely death on Wednesday, November 25, 2020. He died at the age of 60 years at home.

Diego Maradona, who represented Argentina as a player and as a manager, lost his life as a result of cardiac arrest. Football fans all over the world have been saddened by the death of the legend.

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It is revealed that the all-time great footballer underwent successful surgery on a brain blood clot a few weeks ago. Moreover, he was to be treated for alcohol dependency.

Armando Maradona captained his side, Argentina, to win the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico. Initially, he won the 1979 Under-20 for Argentina. Additionally, Maradona won the Footballer of the Year on four different occasions in his football career.

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MEXICO CITY, MEXICO – JUNE 29: Diego Maradona of Argentina holds the World Cup trophy after defeating West Germany 3-2 during the 1986 FIFA World Cup Final match at the Azteca Stadium on June 29, 1986 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Archivo El Grafico/Getty Images)

He played for Barcelona and Napoli during his club career, winning two Serie A titles with the Italian side.

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