Wednesday 4 November 2020
Argentine football great Diego Maradona was admitted to hospital this week for medical checks where his doctor found a blood clot. Photo: AFP

Maradona has had a history of drug and alcohol abuse and poor health. He is considered at high risk of coronavirus complications should he be infected and has suffered two heart attacks in the past and contracted hepatitis.

A former Argentina captain, who led his team to triumph in the 1986 World Cup, he is currently coach of Argentine SuperLiga club Gimnasia. Along with Brazil’s Pele, Maradona is widely regarded as the greatest player of all time.

 

Source: AFP Relax News