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Football Legend Diego Maradona Dead!

Posted by Osei Agyemang
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Argentinian football legend Diego Maradona has passed on at 60 years old subsequent to enduring a heart failure.

The tragic news was affirmed by Maradona’s legal counselor. Before long, tributes were pouring in from all over the world.

The football legend had a respiratory failure at his home only fourteen days subsequent to leaving the hospital where he went through a surgery on a smear coagulation in his brain.

Maradona, who is known to be one of the greatest footballers ever, helped Argentina win the World Cup in 1986, the zenith of a distinguished career.

He played club football for Boca Juniors, Napoli and Barcelona among others and was loved by millions everywhere on the world for his splendid ‘footworks’ on the field.

Maradona was answerable for the scandalous ‘Hand of God’ that wiped out England from the 1986 competition. His career was additionally encircled with controversies due to drug and alcohol habit.

Maradona left the hospital on November 11 only eight days in the wake of being admitted for emergency brain surgery.

The famous former Argentinian footballer was driven away from the private Olivos Clinic not long before 6pm on November 11 as several aficionados of picture takers attempted to get a brief look at him.

Maradona was hospitalized the earlier week and needed to have a surgery to eliminate a blood coagulation from his mind.

He had recently been in hospital for surgery after suffering a bleed on the brain.

Maradona, who was the coach of Gimnasia y Esgrima in his country of origin, had been admitted to emergency clinic on a few events since his retirement. He nearly kicked the bucket of cocaine-induced cardiovascular breakdown in 2000 and went through long periods of recovery.

Maradona, who was notable for having a wild way of life during and after his playing days, had a gastric operation to get thinner in 2005 and was again hospitalized two years after the fact for liquor actuated hepatitis.

He also became sick at the last World Cup in Russia, where he was shot dropping in a executive box when Argentina took on and beat Nigeria in Group D.

The legend once managed the Argentine National Team at the World Cup.

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