Diego Maradona dead: Maradona hand of god to managing Lionel Messi, see Argentina football legend El Pibe de Oro career in pictures

Diego Maradona

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Diego Maradona – dey display di World Cup for1986, during one training session, and with im ex-wife Claudia and dia daughters Dalma and Gianina

Colourful no fit really do am justice. Diego Maradona na genius ontop di football pitch and controversial figure outside am.

From im homeland of Argentina to success for Italy, World Cup glory and im drugs downfall, check out how e life be like in photos.

Diego Maradona for 1982

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Maradona make im World Cup finals debut for Argentina for di 1982 tournament for Spain, but really made im mark four years later…
Diega Maradona and Peter Shilton shake hands for di 1986 World Cup

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Calm before di storm: Handshake with England goalkeeper Peter Shilton before di World Cup quarter-final in Mexico for1986
Diego Maradona two goals against England for di 1986 World Cup

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Di ‘Hand of God’ goal against England, followed by di ‘Goal of the Century’
Diego Maradona

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Cup king: Maradona na icon for im Italian club Napoli wia e win di Uefa Cup for 1989, plus two league titles. Dem retire di number 10 shirt for im honour
Diego Maradona in 2001

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Heavy duty: Maradona, here for 2001, struggle with drug addition and weight issues
Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona

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Argentina A-team: Maradona, den manager of di national side, dey give some wisdom to forward Lionel Messi for di 2010 World Cup but Germany beat dem beat 4-0 for di quarter-finals
Diego Maradona in Russia

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Poster boy: Maradona pos with a banner of imself for di Argentina v Nigeria game for di 2018 World Cup for Russia