Argentine football legend Diego ‘Hand of God’ Maradona has passed away at the age of 60 after suffering a heart attack. The news, which broke today, November 25, has sent the whole world, especially football faithfuls into mourning.

The football icon, who was the Head Coach of Gimnasia de La Plata until his death, had been hospitalized at the beginning of November, days after celebrating his landmark birthday. Born October 30, 1960 in Lanús, Buenos Aires Province, his 60th birthday was indeed a special one.

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Known as the greatest footballer of his generation, Maradona had been recuperating from the removal of a blood clot in the brain after he was discharged a few days ago. He was initially admitted in a clinic with signs of depression, anemia and dehydration, before being transferred to La Plata clinic where the accumulation…

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