Over the course of his career, Diego Maradona received 11 titles as a participant, together with two with Argentina: the FIFA World Youth Championship Japan 1979 and the 1986 FIFA World Cup Mexico™. He additionally lifted 5 trophies with Italy’s Napoli, amongst them two Scudetti and the UEFA Cup. Completing the record are the 1981 Argentinian Championship with Boca Juniors and the three titles he received whereas at Barcelona.
But Maradona’s career was much less about his silverware than his magical performances on the pitch, each with La Albiceleste and the golf equipment he represented.
In the colors of Argentina, Maradona left his mark as a participant in 4 editions: Spain 1982, when he was nonetheless forging his career; Mexico 1986,a event that made him a international sensation due to performances like that in opposition to England; Italy 1990, the place solely West Germany prevented him from retaining the world title; and at last USA 1994. As a coach, Maradona would as soon as once more indulge his love for the event by main Leo Messi and Co at South Africa 2010. You can get pleasure from some of his most iconic images from the World Cup on this gallery.
Idol in Europe and Argentina
At membership stage, El Pibe de Oro performed for Argentinos Juniors, Boca Juniors – over two spells –Barcelona, Napoli, Sevilla and Newell’s Old Boys, all the time leaving his mark and incomes the adulation of the followers. In this gallery, we’ve collected some of his best moments.