Diego Maradona dies: Three days of mourning begin in Argentina as tributes pour in

Diego Maradona (centre) and Ossie Ardiles (right) played together at the 1982 World CupToday's football superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo "could not even dream" of being admired as much as Diego Maradona was, says his former Argentina team-mate Ossie Ardiles. Three days of national mourning have begun in Argentina

Argentine legend Maradona dies at 60

11:32 AM ETArgentine legend Diego Maradona died on Wednesday at the age of 60 at his home on the outskirts of Buenos Aires following a heart attack.Matias Morla, Maradona's longtime agent, confirmed the news to Efe news agency. Maradona's spokesman, Sebastian Sanchi, said he died Wednesday of the heart attack,

Diego Maradona: Obituary – Argentina’s flawed football icon

Diego Maradona scored 34 goals in 91 appearances for ArgentinaDazzling, infamous, extraordinary, genius, outrageous. Diego Maradona. A flawed football icon.One of the game's most gifted players, the Argentine boasted a rare combination of flair, flamboyance, vision and speed which mesmerised fans.He also outraged supporters with his controversial 'Hand of God'