Just recently, the brother of the legend of soccer Diego Maradona passed away the other day. Hugo Maradona died at the age of 52 from heart disease. The Napoli Soccer Club saluted the close friend of the great football sportsman.
Brother Diego Maradona was also involved in this sport, just like his older brother was a pro soccer player. Both brothers played for Napoli Football Club. Hugo Maradona joined the central team later than his older brother, only in 1987. After his quick transition from Napoli, the player represented football organizations such as Rayo Vallecano and Ascoli during his successful path in Europe, South America, and Japan.
Hugo Maradona spent the last days at his estate located near Naples. He has been living there recently. The cause of death was a heart attack. The family of the football star told the press about this sad news.
It is worth recalling that the legendary person Diego Maradona passed away in November 2020. At the time of his death, the star of this sport was only 60 years old.
Napoli expressed their sincere condolences to the entire family of the football player and stated that they are ready to do everything possible to help the family of the deceased if necessary. They are also willing to provide financial support if needed.