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'Find some comfort in the hands of God': Lineker leads tributes to football legend Maradona
Tributes are pouring in for legendary footballer Diego Maradona, who has died at the age of 60. Former England star Gary Lineker, who famously played against Maradona in the World Cup quarter-final in 1986, described his opponent as "the best player of my generation and arguably the greatest of all time".Maradona's infamous "hand of God" goal in that match led to Argentina progressing and ultimately winning the title, with the player widely credited as having hauled his team to victory.
The world of football paid tribute to the legendary World Cup winner after his death in Buenos Aires at the age of 60. At least one million people are expected to march past Diego Maradona ’s coffin tomorrow while he lies in state at the Casa Rosada presidential palace in Argentina’s capital city of
Napoli paid their respects to club legend Diego Maradona by lighting up their San Paolo Stadium as the Serie A side claimed a 2-0 win over Rijeka. Maradona died on Wednesday at the age of 60 after suffering a cardiac arrest at his home, just two weeks after undergoing surgery for a blood clot on his
Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the charismatic AC Milan striker, has expressed his immense admiration for the late Diego Maradona.Diego Maradona had a lot of fans in the football world, even among players with oversized egos. El Pibe Del Oro, who passed away last Wednesday at the age of 80, was notably the idol of one Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The Swedish AC Milan star has acknowledged that the Argentine genius is an example for him , despite all the excesses he could make off the pitch. “Maradona did everything with his heart” “I'm really sorry, because for me, Maradona is more than football. It has become a religion for many and I had the chance to know and talk to him, said the former Parisian. He is a symbol of what he has done on the pitch. I always judge him for what he did on the pitch, what he did on the outside, in my opinion is his problem and not ours. We have to remember him for what he did as a footballer and in my opinion he will be remembered forever. When you see number 10 who do you think of? Maradona. It is a symbol, even today there are those who choose this number while thinking of it ”. Laudatory comments and , the coach of FC Nantes, about the Argentinian. Ibra went on to stress the generous side of the 1986 world champion. “As a person he did everything with his heart, there were no other motives or thoughts. I don't know if that's the right thing, but that's why the whole world loved him. He has always been himself. In today's football everyone tries to be perfect, but to grow and learn you have to make mistakes. Maradona has always done everything with her heart and will always remain number one ”.
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