Diego Armando Maradona Franco is a former Argentine footballer and captain. He was born on October 30th 1960 in Lanús, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Maradona played his youth career with clubs from Argentina including the Argentino Juniors. He began his footballing career with Argentino Juniors, scoring 116 goals 166 appearances during his 5 years. He played in Barcelona (Spain), Sevilla (Spain) and Napoli (Italy).
He guided Argentina to one world cup in 1986. He scored 34 goals in 91 matches with the Argentine National Football Club.Diego Maradona scored 88 career goals for Napoli. He made the Italian side one of the best teams in the world. Diego Maradona led Argentina to the 1986 World Cup, where he scored the Hand Of God and the magnificent finsih against Peter Shilton of England, surpassing all of the defenders.