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Without any doubt, football is the most popular sport in the world and Diego Maradona is one of the most popular football players in the world. He is from Argentina. He was the star of Argentina National Team.

Diego Armando Maradona was born on October 30, 1960. He lived in Lanus, Argentina, a suburb of Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina.

He was one among eight children raised in the poor area of Villa Florito, one of the roughest neighborhoods in Buenos Aires. His father who was also named Diego, was factory worker. His Mom Dalma Franco was a housewife. Even though, they were poor but the family never had problem for food.

Maradona received his first football from his father at the age of three. His father was football lover and encouraged Diego Maradona to play football. Diego practiced all day and slept with ball at night.

Mardona was a good learner, had passion for football. He started playing for Argentina’s best youth team, Los Cebollitos (the little Onions). His team was able to win 140 straight games and Maradona was given Jersey No. 10, the same number worn by the Brazilian star Pele.

At the age of ten, Maradona got an opportunity exhibit his skill during the half time of his professional game. “He on to the field and proceeded to juggle his football for the entire intermission, keeping it in the air by bouncing it of his feet, knees, chest, ankles, head and shoulders as if it were a balloon and his a spring breeze”.

Now, with the help of Wikipedia let us know more about Maradona and his achievements.

Diego Maradona
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Maradona as manager of Al-Wasl in May 2012

Personal information
Full name Diego Armando Maradona[a]
Date of birth 30 October 1960 (age 59)
Place of birth LanúsBuenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)[2]
Playing position(s) Attacking midfielder
Second striker[3][4][5][6]
Club information
Current team Gimnasia de La Plata (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1976–1981 Argentinos Juniors 167 (116)
1981–1982 Boca Juniors 40 (28)
1982–1984 Barcelona 36 (22)
1984–1991 Napoli 188 (81)
1992–1993 Sevilla 26 (5)
1993–1994 Newell’s Old Boys 5 (0)
1995–1997 Boca Juniors 30 (7)
Total 491 (259)
National team
1977–1979 Argentina U20 24 (13)
1977–1994 Argentina 91 (34)
Teams managed
1994 Textil Mandiyú
1995 Racing Club
2008–2010 Argentina
2011–2012 Al-Wasl
2013–2017 Deportivo Riestra (assistant)
2017–2018 Fujairah
2018–2019 Dorados de Sinaloa
2019– Gimnasia de La Plata
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Quotes :

01. When people succeed, it is because of hard work. Luck has nothing to do with success…..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : जब लोग सफल होते हैं, यह कड़ी मेहनत के कारण है। सफलता से भाग्य का कोई लेना देना नहीं है।

02. My mother thinks I am the best. And I was raised to always believe what my mother tells me. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मेरी माँ सोचती है कि मैं सर्वोत्तम हूँ। और मुझे हमेशा विश्वास करने के लिए प्रस्तुत किया गया था जो मेरी माँ मुझे कहती थी।

03. Messi scores a goal and celebrates. Cristiano scores a goal and poses like he’s in a shampoo commercial. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मेसी एक गोल स्कोर करता है जश्न मनाता है। क्रिस्टीआनो गोल स्कोर करता है और पोज देता है जैसे वो एक शैम्पू के विज्ञापन/वाणिज्यक में है।

04. When you win, you don’t get carried away. But if you go step by step, with confidence, you can go far. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : जब तुम जीतते हो तुम आवेश में आ नहीं जाते हो। लेकिन अगर तुम कदम से कदम आगे बढ़ते हो, विश्वास के साथ, तुम बहुत ही सफल हो सकते हो।

05. The goal was scored a little bit by the hand of God, another bit by the head of Maradona. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : गोल भगवान से हाथ से थोड़ा स्कोर किया गया था, अन्य थोड़ा सा माराडोना के दिमाग से।

06. To see the ball, to run after it, makes me the happiest man in the world. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : गेंद को देखना, उसके पीछे दौड़ना, मुझे पृथ्वी का सबसे ज्यादा खुश आदमी बना देता है।

07. Even if there was a hand, it was the hand of God. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi :भले ही वहाँ एक हाथ था, वह भगवान का हाथ था।

08. I am black or white, I’ll never be grey in my life. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मैं काला या सफ़ेद हूँ, मैं अपने जीवन में कभी धूसर नहीं रहूँगा।

09. I Maradona, who makes goals, who makes mistakes. I can take it all, I have shoulders big enough to fight with everybody. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मैं माराडोना हूँ, जो गोल करता हो (गोल दागता है), जो गलतियाँ करता है। मैं सब सह सकता हूँ, मेरे कंधे काफी चौड़े हैं, सबसे लड़ने के लिए

10. I was, I am and I always will be a drug addict. A person who gets involved in drugs has to fight it everyday. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मैं था, मैं हूँ और मैं हमेशा एक ड्रग्स आसक्त/अडिक्ट रहूँगा। एक व्यक्ति जो ड्रग्स में सामील हो जाता है उसे रोज लड़ना पड़ता है।

11. The Lord helps those who help themselves. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : भगवान उनकी सहायता करता है जो स्वयं अपनी सहायता करते हैं।

12. Money is not a motivating factor. I do what comes to me or at that moment. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : पैसा एक प्रेरक कारक नहीं है। मैं वही करता जो मेरे दिमाग में उस समय आता है।

13. Pele should go back to the Museum. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : पेले को संग्रहालय में वापस जाना चाहिए।

14. The Manchester Derby is bigger and more important than El. Classico. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मैंचेस्टर डार्बी बड़ा और ज्यादा महत्वपूर्ण एल, एल क्लासिको से है।

15. My legitimate kids are Dolma and Giannina. The rest are product of my money and mistake. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मेरे वैध बच्चे दलमा और गियानिना है। बाकी मेरे पैसे और गलतियों के उत्पाद हैं।

16. If I could apologize and go back and change history, I would do. But the goal is still a goal, Argentina became world champions and I was the best player in the world. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : अगर मैं माफी मांग सकता था और वापस जा सकता था, और इतिहास बदल सकता था मैं करता। किन्तु गोल अभी भी गोल है, अर्जेन्टीना विश्व विजेता बनी, और मैं विश्व का सर्वोत्तम खिलाड़ी।

17. All the people that criticized me should eat their words. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मेरी आलोचोना करने वाले सभी लोगों की शर्मिंदा हो कर बात वापस लेनी चाहिए।

18. I am alive and I want to keep living. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मैं जिंदा हूँ और मैं सप्राण रहना चाहता हूँ

19. I have seen the player who will inherit my place in Argentinean football and his name is Messi…. He is a leader and is offering classes in beautiful football. …..DIEGO MARADONA

Hindi : मैंने उस खिलाड़ी को देखा है जो अर्जेन्टीनी फूटबाल में मेरा स्थान प्राप्त करेगा और उसका नाम मेससी है … वह एक लिड़र है और अतिसुन्दर दर्जे का फूटबाल का ताजवीज (offering) कर रहा है ।


20. Everybody in Argentina can remember the hand of God in the England match in the 1986 World cup. Now in my country, the hand of God has brought us an Argentinean Pope. …..DIEGO MARADONA

21. In the end, it is about whether God wants us to be in the final, but I know that is what God wants. This time we will not need the hand of God, because it is the will of God. …..DIEGO MARADONA

22. There hundreds of Beckhams playing football all over the world. …..DIEGO MARADONA

23. God makes me play well. That is why I always make the sign of across when I walk out on to the pitch. I feel I would be betraying him if I didn’t. …..DIEGO MARADONA

24. At the moment there are some England players who are the stars of their club teams but not for their country. It’s difficult to explain. …..DIEGO MARADONA

25. Of course in the first matches you are more careful, perhaps more careful than you should be. …..DIEGO MARADONA

26. I certainly have an advantage over some because I can pass on so much from the world cups I played in. …..DIEGO MARADONA

27. I have 23 top players they are all ready to put on their jersey and work on the pitch and that makes you happy and then you have peace of mind. …..DIEGO MARADONA

28. Things are neither clear nor clean in the world of football right now and many people recognize this reality. …..DIEGO MARADONA

29. To see my country lose a football match it is very hard for someone who has worn the shirt. …..DIEGO MARADONA

30. While the coach is entitled to celebrate the team’s victories, there is a manner and a way of doing so without aggravating the opponent. …..DIEGO MARADONA

31. You can say a lot of things about me, but you can never say I don’t take risks. …..DIEGO MARADONA

32. I am not desperate but I know that someday I will be the coach again of some team. …..DIEGO MARADONA

33. Beckham is a nice man and I am sure he will reach 100 appearances for England. But he is just a good player, nothing more. …..DIEGO MARADONA

34. I’d give my life to be the national team coach. …..DIEGO MARADONA

35. When God decides his time, I guess you will come for us. …..DIEGO MARADONA

36. There would be no debate about who was the best footballer the world had ever seen – me or Pele. Everyone would say me. …..DIEGO MARADONA

37. Many people argue with me that many things are not clear in football these days and it is not something people who watch football deserve. The situation will be the same while football is run by people who do not understand football. …..DIEGO MARADONA

38. I hate everything that comes from Unites States. I hate it with all my strength. …..DIEGO MARADONA

39. It was as if we had beaten a country, more than just a football team. If you don’t want to play clean football then go up into the stands. …..DIEGO MARADONA

40. Messi I think is like me, he is the best in the world along with Ronaldinho. …..DIEGO MARADONA

41. The problem is that they are all stars at the Madrid. You need someone to carry the water to the well. …..DIEGO MARADONA


  • Diego Maradona appeared 91 times for Argentina and scored 34 goals.
  • Maradona represented his country Argentina in 4 World Cups.
  • Maradona helped Boca Juniors to the League Championship in 1982 before making a move to Barcelona. But in 1984, joined Napoli and helped them to win their only two Serie A Titles todate. Napoli could win in 1987 and 1990.
  • Maradona represented Argentina as a captain in 16 occasions in World Cup. This is a world record for making the most appearance as captain. In total he made 21 appearances in World Cup Tournaments.
  • At the age of 15, Diego Maradona made his professional debut on October 20, 1976 for Argentinos juniors for dollar 400 a month.
  • Maradona was part of the Argentina Youth Team that won the 1979 Youth World Cup in Japan.
  • Maradona made his International Debut against Hungary at the age of 16 at the Bombonera Stadium in Buenos Aires on February 27, 1977.
  • Maradona holds the record for suffering maximum number of fouls in a World Cup. In 1986 World Cup in Mexico he suffered 53 fouls.
  • He also holds the record for the most number of fouls suffered in one game in a World Cup. In Italy fouled him 23 times in the 1982 edition of the tournament.
  • Diego Maradona has a tattoo of Che Guevara on his arm and portrait of Fidel Castro tattoo on his left leg.
  • Argentina won the 1986 World Cup beating Germany 3-2, under the captainship of Diego Maradona.
  • He also won the Golden Ball for being the outstanding footballer of the tournament.
  • Against England in quarter-final match of 1986 World Cup Maradona scored using his hand. When he was quizzed about the incident, he said, “The goal was scored a little bit by the hand of God, a little bit by the head of Maradona”.
  • He also won the UEFA Cup in 1989.
  • In the World Cup Tournament in 1994 in USA, Maradona played only two games. He scored one goal against Greece. He was sent home as he failed in a doping test.
  • Maradona was confirmed as the Manager of Argentina’s National Team in October 2008.
  • On November 7, 1989, he married Claudia Villlafare in Buenos Aires, but divorced in 2004.
  • In 2005, Maradona started hosting a talk show on Argentina television. Pele was his main guest on the maiden show, despite their rivalry.
  • Diego Maradona scored 345 goals in 680 games.
  • Maradona’s second goal against England was voted as the ‘Goal of the Century’.
  • He was listed in FIFA 100 Greatest Living Footballers.
  • He was jointly voted as the FIFA Player of 20th century with Pele.


Diego Maradona became a professional footballer at the age of 15, playing in Argentina’s Juniors. Then he signed with Boca Juniors.

He has played football for Barcelona Football Club, Napoli, Sevilla, Newell’s Old Boys and finishing his career in Boca Juniors, his favourite club.

Maradona has played in four World Cups. His first was 1982 World Cup. The result in this tournament was not that satisfactory. So, it can be said as not very good.

His second World Cup 1986 – was very very satisfying. Argentina won the World Cup. In a game against England he made a goal with his hand, it was called ‘The hand of God’.

The third World Cup 1990 – Argentina lost 1-0 in the final. This tournament was satisfying and very good for Maradona.

1994 was the last tournament of Maradona. He played only two games. He was suspended from the team due to doping.

Maradona was a genius footballer. His biggest problem was drugs. Still, he is considered to be one of the greatest footballers along with Pele. Diego Maradona Quotes in Hindi and English might have inspired you and helped you to understand him better.

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