Former Argentine footballer Diego Maradona meets Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who thanked the icon for his 'unconditional support.'
Diego Maradona said he is eager to return to work as the head coach of Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata and hailed his ‘beautiful’ relationship with the club’s fans.
Maradona was admitted to the Ipensa clinic in La Plata, Argentina, on Monday for anemia and dehydration, before being transferred to Olivos Clinic in Buenos Aires province.
Diego Maradona was admitted to a hospital with signs of depression on Monday, three days after his 60th birthday. A Maradona staffer told The Associated Press the former footballer’s health condition is “not serious.”
According to reports in some sections of the media, messages for the singer from grieving followers started flooding social networking sites
The city of Kolkata, which the legend visited twice (in 2008 and 2017), will feel especially sharp pangs of pain at the passing away of a man who they embraced as their own.
Three funeral workers have been fired for posing for photos alongside the body of soccer star Diego Maradona shortly before his funeral.
There is a saying that ‘cometh the moment, cometh the man’. The moment was the 1986 Football World Cup Quarter-finals, when Maradona seized the moment and announced to the world that the era of the “Le Pibe de Oro” (The Golden Kid)
Thousands of Argentines lined the roads as the procession passed on the hour-long journey from the presidential palace in central Buenos Aires, where Maradona had lain in state during the day.