UPDATE: Argentina to mark Diego Maradona's death with three-day period of national mourning
Diego Maradona, the Argentine soccer great, has died (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/argentine-soccer-great-diego-maradona-dies-at-60-2020-11-25). He was 60. Considered by some the greatest player in the game's history, Maradona led his country to the 1986 World Cup title. He played with such globally famed clubs as FC Barcelona in Spain and Napoli in Italy, as well as Boca Juniors in Buenos Aires. His storied playing and later coaching career were marred by problems with drugs and other health issues. The office of Argentina's president was set to decree three days of national mourning, the Associated Press reported.
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