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Diego Maradona Net Worth

Diego Maradona Net Worth is
$100 Thousand

Diego Maradona Bio/Wiki 2018

Diego Armando Maradona is an Argentine football coach and a former player. Maradona continues to be among the very best soccer players ever. He’s a net worth of $100 Thousand that’s been earned by training, managing and playing for the Argentine football team and various soccer clubs.

Diego Maradona Net Worth $100,000

There are many individuals who consider that Maradona along with Peleare the best football players of all time. He shares the title “FIFA Player of the 20th Century” with Pele. Maradona gets the world record for his contract fees. In a long career, Maradona has played for a variety of teams like Argentinos Juniors, Boca Juniors, Barcelona, Napoli, Sevilla and Newell’s Old Boys. However he likely spent the best days of his playing career with Napoli of Italy. He took a tiny team and made it the league winners with his playing prowess.

He’s excellent records playing for his country Argentina as well. In the international degree, he has scored 34 goals in 91 caps. He has appeared in four FIFA World Cups. In 1986, he was the captain of the Argentina football team that won the FIFA World Cup beating West Germany as well as other teams. In the same year he also won the “Golden Ball” for being the very best player of the tournament. He is well-known for his two goals during an England — Argentina match. The first was the infamous “Hand of God” goal, and also the second was what is thought to be “The Goal of the Century”.

Diego is considered to be the most controversial sports person ever. In 1991 he was suspended for 15 months for failing in a drug test for using cocaine while in Italy. He was not permitted to play in the 1994 World Cup which was held in the US, as he was tested positive on ephedrine.

Full NameDiego Maradona
Net Worth$100 Thousand
Date Of BirthOctober 30, 1960
Place Of BirthLanús, Argentina
Height5 ft 5 in (1.66 m)
Weight220 lbs (100 kg)
SpouseClaudia Villafañe (m. 1984–2004)
ChildrenDalma Maradona, Diego Sinagra, Giannina Maradona, Diego Fernando Maradona Ojeda
ParentsDalma Salvadora Franco, Diego Maradona
SiblingsHugo Maradona, Raúl Maradona, Claudia Maradona, Maria Rosa Maradona, Elsa Maradona, Ana Maria Maradona, Rita Maradona
NicknamesDiegote, Diego Armando Maradona, Maradona, Hand of god, The Golden Boy, Pelusa
AwardsMilliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year
Movies¡Qué linda es mi familia!
TV ShowsDe Zurda, Drei zum Verlieben, Supermingo
1[about his life troubles] The ball must not be stained.
2I like English football, always have. It's just that people go on about the World Cup in 1986 and then I'm seen as the real bad boy.
1Grandfather of Benjamín Agüero Maradona.
2Son Diego Fernando Maradona Ojeda, was born on February 13, 2013 in Palermo, Capital Federal. Diego Maradona recognize him as his son in March 2013.
3Singer Manu Chao dedicated his song "La vida tómbola" to him.
4Argentine singer Rodrigo dedicated his song "La mano de Dios" to him.
5Argentine singer Andrés Ciro Martínez dedicated his song "Maradó" to him.
6Made his Argentine Primera División debut in October 1976 against Talleres at the 15 age.
7Daughter Giannina Dinorah Maradona Villafañe was born on May 16, 1989 in Capital Federal, Argentina.
8Daughter Dalma Nerea Maradona Villafañe (aka Dalma Maradona), was born on April 2, 1987 in Capital Federal, Argentina.
9Son Diego Armando Maradona Sinagra (aka Diego Maradona Jr.), was born on September 20, 1986 in Naples, Italy. Diego Maradona not recognize him as his son and never accept to be tested for DNA.
10Good friends with Cuban leader Fidel Castro. He also has a tattoo of 'Ernesto Che Guevara' on his right arm.
11Although having good ratings, his show La noche del 10 (2005) was voted "worst television show of the year" in Argentina (2005).
12Has his look-alike puppet in the French show Les guignols de l'info (1988).
13His son Diego Jnr, also a soccer player, had spells on trial in Britain with Blackburn Rovers and Dunfermline Athletic
14He has battled drug addiction for years, and was taken into intensive care at a Buenos Aires clinic, where he is being treated for heart and blood pressure problems. He was taken to hospital after falling ill while watching his old team Boca Juniors play in the domestic league. [18 April 2004]
15Has two daughters: Dalma Nerea and Giannina Dinnorah with ex-wife Claudia Villafañe; and two sons: Diego Jr. with ex-girlfriend Christiana Sinagra and Diego Fernando with ex-girlfriend Verónica Ojeda.
16In Buenos Aires, fans have organized the "Church of Maradona" which celebrates the former soccer star. Maradona's 43rd birthday (30 October 2003) marks the start of the Year 43 D.D. - "despues de Diego," or After Diego - for its 200 members. 20,000 more people have become members via the Church's official web site.
17Winner of the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico, which was Argentina's second (and to date) final World Cup win. He finished the tournament with five goals (one short of top scorer Gary Lineker). He scored both goals in the quarterfinal win against England and although he cheated for the first, the second is widely regarded as one of the greatest goals in World Cup history.
18In the 1986 World Cup quarter-final, which Argentina won 2-1 against England, Maradona scored the first goal for Argentina with his hand. The disputed goal was allowed and Maradona became an instant villain in England. He later described it as "The Hand of God". England manager Bobby Robson famously called it "The Hand of a Rascal".
19He also has appeared in 91 international matches for Argentina and scored 34 goals.
20Diego Maradona, is known around the world as one of the best football players of all time. During his professional career he has played for the following clubs: Cebollitas (ARG), Argentinos Juniors (ARG), Boca Juniors (ARG), Barcelona (ES), Nápoli (ITA) and Sevilla (ES) in all 840 games and 345 goals.


Tifosi1999Diego Armando Maradona
Drei zum Verlieben1994TV Series
Supermingo1986TV Series
Te rompo el rating1981uncredited
¡Qué linda es mi familia!1980


The Artist2011/Ithe director would like to thank - as Diego Maradona
Ho parato la luna1990Video thanks - as Diego Maradona


Messi2014DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
2014 FIFA World Cup2014TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Life of Ryan: Caretaker Manager2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
AM - Antes del mediodía2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Néstor Kirchner, la película2012DocumentaryHimself
Televisión registrada2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Caiga quien caiga - CQC2008-2012TV SeriesHimself
Pura Química2012TV SeriesHimself
Bichos criollos2012DocumentaryHimself
2010 FIFA World Cup2010TV SeriesHimself - Coach Argentina
Fantástico2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Football's Greatest2010TV SeriesHimself
The Making of Anton AKA Trapped2009Video documentaryHimself
Potrero2009Documentary short
6782009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Boca, una historia de amor2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Argentinos por su nombre2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Maradona by Kusturica2008DocumentaryHimself
Mañanas informales2005-2007TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Los Piojos: Fantasmas peleándole al viento2006Video documentaryHimself
RSM, el resumen de los medios2006TV SeriesHimself - Guest
You Are the One2006TV SeriesHimself
Maracaná 052006TV SeriesHimself
Maradona, the Golden Kid2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Premios Martín Fierro 20062006TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best New Artist
Corazón de...2006TV SeriesHimself
Loving Maradona2005DocumentaryHimself
Premios Clarín Espectáculos 20052005TV SpecialHimself
La noche del 102005TV SeriesHimself - Host
Una familia especial2005TV SeriesHimself
7 días, 7 noches2004TV Series documentaryHimself
MTV Video Music Awards Latinoamérica 20032003TV SpecialHimself
Otro rollo con: Adal Ramones2002TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Caiga quien caiga1997-2001TV SeriesHimself
Wetten, dass..?2001TV SeriesHimself
De pe a pa2000TV SeriesHimself
El gran concurso del siglo1999TV SeriesHimself
La biblia y el calefón1997-1999TV SeriesHimself - Guest
El día que Maradona conoció a Gardel1996Himself
Fútbol: Amistoso a beneficio de Unicef1995TV MovieHimself
XV FIFA World Cup 19941994TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Argentina
Fotbolls-VM krönikan 19941994TV Movie documentaryHimself - Argentinean Team
Italia '90: England - World Cup Heroes1993VideoHimself
La batalla de las estrellas1993TV SeriesHimself
Querida Concha1993TV SeriesHimself
XIV FIFA World Cup 19901990TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Argentina
Hero: The Official Film of the 1986 FIFA World Cup1987DocumentaryHimself (as Maradona)
XIII FIFA World Cup 19861986TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Argentina
Buenas noches1982-1984TV SeriesHimself
XII FIFA World Cup 19821982TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Argentina
Las 24 horas de Malvinas1982TV MovieHimself

Archive Footage

30 for 30: Soccer Stories2014TV SeriesHimself
Ilusión Nacional2014DocumentaryHimself
AM - Antes del mediodía2014TV SeriesHimself
1002 Momentos de la tele2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Gracias por venir, gracias por estar2012TV SeriesHimself
The Greatest Footie Ads Ever2012TV MovieHimself
Looking for Buenos Aires2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
Memòries de la tele2007-2010TV SeriesHimself
This Is England '862010TV Mini-SeriesHimself
50 años de2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
Quelli che... il calcio2010TV SeriesHimself
Dorfers Donnerstalk2009TV SeriesHimself
Banda sonora2009TV SeriesHimself
Catalunya.cat2008TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
La tele de tu vida2007TV SeriesHimself
Protagonistas del recuerdo2006TV SeriesHimself
La imagen de tu vida2006TV SeriesHimself
The Road to San Diego2006Himself
The Erroneous Earth Kitchen2006Documentary shortHimself
La mandrágora2006TV SeriesHimself
IX premios Max de las artes escénicas2006TV SpecialHimself
Aquí hay tomate2005TV SeriesHimself
80s2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Mañanas informales2005TV SeriesHimself
Algo habrán hecho2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Otro rollo con: Adal Ramones2004TV SeriesHimself
The Ultimate Collection of Classic International Goals2003Video documentaryHimself
The Story of Football2002Video documentaryHimself - 1986 World Cup
Hoy x ti mañana x mí2002ShortHimself (uncredited)
Mike Bassett: England Manager2001Himself
Legenden2001TV Series documentaryHimself
The World's Greatest Goals: Volume II1990Video documentaryHimself (as Diego Maradona)
Who's the Greatest?1990Video documentaryHimself
20 Jahre Fußball WM1990Video documentaryHimself
Greatest Goals1987VideoHimself - Argentina Player
Smogovci1982TV SeriesHimself (uncredited)
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