This year 2020 is one that would forever remain in the memories of all who lived to experience it. Not only for the pandemic it came with but for the deaths of great people loved by so many across the world.
This year, celebrities like Chadwick Boseman, Juice Wrld, Pop Smoke, Kobe Bryant and many others were lost. Sadly, more names are being added to the list with the latest name being Argentinian football legend Diego Maradona".
The retired superstar was recovering at his home in Tigre, Argentina after undergoing brain surgery early this November. But on Wednesday morning was declared dead due to a heart attack. It was immediately announced on the Argentine Football Team's official Twitter handle that the legend had passed away at the age of 60 after.
The Coach of Gimnasia until his death, Maradona became hospitalized just days after celebrating the landmark birthday, when he complained of low spirits and fatigue.
Tests at the La Plata clinic in Argentina revealed a blood clot on his brain, and then came and operation which was officially declared by doctors to have gone smoothly.
The footballing and sports world in general would never forget this legend who contributed so immensely to sports.
Rest in Peace Diego, you would forever remain in the hearts of many.