Buenos Aires, 25 November 2020 (dpa/MIA) – Argentina football great Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60, the Argentinian Football Association said on Wednesday.
The forward, who led Argentina to World Cup glory in 1986, underwent surgery for a bleed on the brain earlier this month. Doctors had said it was a success.
Maradona also coached Argentina from 2008-2010. His playing career included success at Spain’s Barcelona and Napoli in Italy.
He is widely regarded by football fans as one of the greatest players to ever play the game.