The daughters he had with Claudia Villafañe, with whom he had been estranged in recent times, sent tender messages on the networks.
October 30 is a special date in Argentina. It is about the celebration of the birth of Diego Armando Maradona, who turns 60. Main architect of the triumph of the Argentine National Team in the 1986 World Cup in Mexico, Pelusa made thousands and thousands of people happy throughout his life. Now, it is the turn to reap what you sowed for years: hundreds of greetings and affections on your special day.
Among the renowned characters used their social networks to dedicate a message to the technical director of Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata, Dalma Maradona, eldest daughter of Diego’s marriage with Claudia Villafañe, with whom he was estranged in recent months stands out.
“Add 50 to that shirt and always be happy! I love you,” Dalma, 33, published on his official Twitter account, along with an image of his father with Napoli’s shirt number ’10’ and with her in his arms when he was just three years old.
Gianinna, Dalma’s younger sister, with whom she also has differences, also sent an emotional and extensive message. But it shows that love is stronger.
“From cradle to eternity … My great confidant. The best accomplice. Since I always shake hands with Mom, I tie my laces before getting on an escalator until I accelerate around the curves and always dance to sunrise. Disney and also neuropsychiatrists. Tangos instead of bedtime stories. I enjoy it at every stage of my life, sometimes closer than today but less far than tomorrow. My great example of everything that is and everything that is not ” , started Benjamin’s mother, the first grandson of Ten.
And he continued: “Who I admire, yesterday today and always. Who taught me to forgive, to forgive myself. To lose myself to find myself again and start again. Happy 60th to the hurricane that at 31 years old continues to call me pompom. My favorite scorpion, so stubborn and real, the most authentic dad in the world that I could choose to live this life. It is true that you love to the end, that you can always start over and that it is better to die standing than live on your knees. Thank you for teaching me So much. I embrace our flaws and virtues. I celebrate you, I miss you and I LOVE YOU forever! Happy birthday PA! ♥ ️ “
But the greetings did not only come from the family environment. The star received multiple caresses on social networks. “Happy 60 Diego!”. published on his Twitter account Boca, with videos of the best and most remembered goals scored by the star in his two stages with the Blue and Gold shirt (the first in 1981-1982 and the last between 1995 and 1997).
Another who remembered Diego’s birthday was the former scorer of the Argentine national team Gabriel Batistuta, the star’s companion in the 1994 United States World Cup, which was marked by the remembered and controversial case of doping.
“Happy birthday Diego! May you never lack the health and love of your affections. I toast in your 60 years wishing you all the happiness in the world!” Shared the “Batigol” on Twitter, along with two images hugging Diego, with the Argentina shirt.
“Happy birthday Diego! Never forget that it is the story of a love like there is not, there was and will not be another like it,” wrote his great friend Guillermo Coppola. In addition, he accompanied a dedication with a video in which he thanks him for “so many joys” and for making him “live a movie life.”
On the other hand, Diego published on his Instagram a special production published by the Spanish newspaper Marca and called “Eternamente Maradona”. The video is more than half an hour long and brings together 156 well-known characters from around the world who send you their congratulations.
Among the most prominent names are those of Ronald Koeman, Ronaldinho, Marco Van Basten, Ruud Gullit, Paolo Maldini, Andrés Iniesta, Iker Casillas, Alessandro Del Piero, José Mourinho, Zinedine Zidane, Mágico González, Iván Zamorano and Carlos Valderrama.
Also there are the Argentines Diego Schwartzman, Gabriela Sabatini, Diego Simeone, Daniel Bertoni, Sergio Batista, Juan Martín Del Potro, Héctor Enrique, Matías Almeyda, Sergio Goycochea, Martín Palermo, Norberto Alonso and Alejandro Gómez, among others. And of course, also the entire gymnastics team.
Even Cristiano Ronaldo took the time to send him a special greeting that he recorded listening to cumbia in the background: “Hello Diego. Congratulations on your 60 years, wish you the best and that everything goes well. Enjoy life. A hug brother. You are the number one, but after the bug. “
Some artists from the world of music such as Alejandro Sanz, Carlos Latre and Julio Iglesias did not want to miss the opportunity to appear in the video.