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Monument to Maradona unveiled in Italy on first anniversary of death – RBK

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In Naples, Italy, a sculpture of a football player and coach of the Argentine national team Diego Maradona, who played for the Napoli club, was installed. About it informs local portal Napoli Today.

Local authorities have warned that the monument, created by sculptor Dominico Sepe, will be covered after 22:00 (00:00 Moscow time), pending relocation to the final installation site. clarifies portal Napolipiu.

The unveiling ceremony was also attended by the footballer’s son Diego Armando Maradona Jr. and members of the Napoli team – Bruno Giordano, Alessandro Renica, Giuseppe Bruscolotti – as well as the former president of the Napoli club Corrado Ferlaino and the current president Aurelio De Laurentiis.


Napoli released a uniform with Maradona on the anniversary of his death

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Maradona died at his home on November 25, 2020, he was 60 years old. Cause of death became heart failure. Shortly before his death, he was discharged from the hospital after undergoing surgery for a subdural hematoma. After being discharged from the hospital, he was taken to the clinic for treatment for alcohol addiction.

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