WWE Superstars pay tribute to the late football legend Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona Dead: Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60. The greatest footballer of his generation suffered a cardiac arrest at a home in Tigre, Argentina. Maradona had been recuperating from the removal of a blood clot on the brain.

In such hard times WWE Superstars also showed their gratitude and respect for the great late Maradona who just passed away from this world. WWE Superstar Andrade posted a picture of great Maradona on his Twitter account. You can check the picture below:


His death comes two weeks after surgery following a bleed on the brain.

Maradona won the World Cup with Argentina in 1986 and became notorious for his ‘Hand of God’ goal against England.

Sporting icon Maradona, who spent the best of his playing days at Napoli and also had a stint at Barcelona also won two Serie A titles with the Italian side.

Diego Maradona dead : Football legend was admitted in hospital for last few weeks

The football legend had spent eight days on a ward after he was admitted for an emergency operation for a blood clot on the brain. His lawyer Matias Morla  described it as a “miracle” he was still alive just two weeks ago and described the surgery as the “most difficult moment of his life”.

Maradona’s ex-girlfriend insisted shortly before his subdural haematoma was discovered that he needed urgent treatment for his ‘real problem’ – alcohol addiction.

Rocio Oliva spent six years with the recovering drug addict and came close to marrying him before their split at the end of 2018.

Maradona won the World Cup with Argentina in 1986 and became notorious for his ‘Hand of God’ goal against England.

Maradona led his country to the 1990 final in Italy, where they were beaten by West Germany, before captaining them again in the United States in 1994, but was sent home after failing a drugs test for ephedrine.

During the second half of his career, Maradona struggled with cocaine addiction and was banned for 15 months after testing positive for the drug in 1991.

He retired from professional football in 1997, on his 37th birthday, during his second stint at Argentine giants Boca Juniors.

Having briefly managed two sides in Argentina during his playing career, Maradona was appointed head coach of the national team in 2008 and left after the 2010 World Cup, where his side were beaten by Germany in the quarter-finals.

He subsequently managed teams in the United Arab Emirates and Mexico and was in charge of Gimnasia y Esgrima in Argentina’s top flight at the time of his death.