Argentina football legend Diego Maradona passed away on Wednesday. The 1986 World Cup-winner was 60-years-old. Earlier this month, he had successfully undergone surgery for a blood clot on his brain. The cricket fraternity mourned the death of the footballer.
My hero no more ..my mad genius rest in peace ..I watched football for you.. pic.twitter.com/JhqFffD2vr— Sourav Ganguly (@SGanguly99) November 25, 2020
RIP #diegomaradona 💔💔— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) November 25, 2020
Arguably one of the greatest sportsman of all time. Saddened to hear about the passing away of the great Diego Maradona.— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) November 25, 2020
My heartfelt condolences to his family. pic.twitter.com/L7ewMHOnnJ
Growing up….Football was Diego Maradona. Diego Maradona was football. 2020 has taken away one more jewel…. 😢 R.I.P Legend. #Sad— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) November 25, 2020
From the 1986 World Cup q/f v England, this goal by Maradona looks better and greater every time you watch it: pic.twitter.com/eHS1mrFitt— Cricketwallah (@cricketwallah) November 25, 2020
I was among the scores of fans of his game, and so this comes as a big shock! My condolences to Diego Maradona fans all over the world. RIP legend.— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) November 25, 2020
In my childhood I didn’t follow football much but definitely knew who #Maradona was. RIP legend…— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) November 25, 2020
Magic be like… pic.twitter.com/B7SPbDf0ba— Cricketwallah (@cricketwallah) November 25, 2020
Jhulan Goswami picked the number 10 on her jersey for her childhood hero, Diego Maradona 💙 pic.twitter.com/Db9VZi5v9A— ESPNcricinfo (@ESPNcricinfo) November 25, 2020
Football and the world of sports has lost one of its greatest players today.— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) November 25, 2020
Rest in Peace Diego Maradona!
You shall be missed. pic.twitter.com/QxhuROZ5a5
Genius. Icon. Legend. The world of sport has lost a true great. Rest in Peace, Maradona. pic.twitter.com/r7EDoaQBuM— Krunal Pandya (@krunalpandya24) November 25, 2020
Really sad to hear of the passing away of the legendary Maradona. He truly lived life king size & by his rules and set benchmarks on the field and off it too. RIP my friend. You will be missed— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) November 25, 2020