Maradona is a legendary player Naples . The player who had defended Barcelona has a very good history with the club from the city of Naples. Maradona’s name has also been immortalized as the name of the Napoli stadium.
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The statue was donated by Maradona’s friend, Stefano Ceci, to Napoli. The statue will later be placed at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium which is also named after the legend.
The people of Naples also highly respect the services that have been given by Maradona during his career in the Italian League. The statue will be published three days after the one-year anniversary of Maradona’s death last year.
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Later, the statue will be placed around the athletic track at the stadium. It is intended that the visitors who attend can easily see the statue.
Napoli will also have a home match against Lazio in the Italian League on Sunday (11/28/2021). It is planned that the statue will decorate the course of the match.
Maradona died on November 25, 2020 in Dique Lujan, Argentina, due to heart failure. His death certainly gave a wound in all football fans, especially supporters of Argentina and Napoli.
El Pibe de Oro wore the Napoli jersey from 1984 to 1991. He made 257 appearances for Napoli scoring 115 goals and providing 41 assists, as well as winning two Italian League titles, the Coppa Italia, UEFA Cup and Supercoppa Italiana.