In early November, Diego Maradona was hospitalized for medical examination; later it became known that he was diagnosed with a subdural hematoma. Doctors performed brain surgery on the football player. On November 12 he was discharged from the hospital. The doctors called the operation normal and noted that the player was conscious.
He played 581 matches and scored 293 goals for clubs and country.
His became a legend of our sport, mostly due to his performances for Argentina and Napoli.
And he gave us one of the most iconic goals of all time – The hand of God.
— SofaScore (@SofaScoreINT) November 25, 2020
According to the newspaper Ole, he felt bad at home, where he was recovering from surgery. Despite the efforts of doctors, the football player died of cardiac arrest.
Diego Maradona is one of the best footballers of the 20th century. He was the winner of the Italian Championship and Cup, the Spanish Cup and the UEFA Cup. He played 113 matches for Argentina and scored 50 goals. In 1986, as part of the national team, he became the world champion in football.