The tribute to Diego Maradona in La Bombonera: Rodrigo, tears of Maxi Rodríguez and the cosmic kite

Earlier than the sport between Boca and Newell’s, Diez was remembered, idol in each groups.

For the reason that loss of life of Diego Maradona, 4 days have elapsed through which feelings appeared from all corners of the soccer world. However this Sunday’s tribute on the Bombonera was particularly awaited. As a result of not solely Boca performed however the rival was Newell’s, one of many nice loves of the Ten’s profession.

Each gamers and referees wore the albiceleste shirt that Maradona wore within the Nationwide Crew earlier than the match. And in the mean time of the minute of silence, the tune that Maradona devoted to Rodrigo was heard over the loudspeakers. “In a village he was born …”, sang the disappeared man from Cordoba, whereas all of the protagonists applauded.

Pleasure washed over some gamers. Particularly to Maxi Rodríguez, who could not maintain again the tears. It was no marvel: the Newell’s idol shared a number of the most necessary moments of his profession with Diego, particularly the Nationwide Crew’s participation within the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

Within the stands, in the meantime, a large ball floated and a white and blue kite with the quantity 10 slowly ascended, in honor of the “cosmic kite.”

A tribute of excellent style, with Dalma Maradona within the gallery, and that aimed immediately on the coronary heart on days of robust feelings.



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