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Maradona in Naples, the eternal romance between the idol and the bastard city

We tell you how it was that the city was transformed from bastard to rebel, from the arrival of Diego Armando Maradona.

Diego Armando Maradona was one of the most adored people in Argentine history. His charisma, humility and skill, on and off the court, made him the  icon of world football.  Despite also adding detractors, Maradona is known in many corners of the world. It is known that  one of the cities that is desvited by  Diego , is Napoli . From there, Maradona forged fire and gambeta an unprecedented relationship with southern  Italy . In addition, connoisseurs of the round state that, inside the court,  Diego del Napoli was one of the best versions.  

Diego king of Naples

Diego's story here began in 1984. After living very difficult moments like injuries and first contact with drugs,   Maradona  left    Barcelona with more pity than glory.   The Spanish leaders offered him twice as much money as he earned and Diego replied: “V oy a city that is waiting for me, because I prefer to go after the ball than behind the money  .” So Diego, that's how an unprecedented romance would begin.