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Maradona’s last goal for Argentina was against Greece (VIDEO)

By Paul Antonopoulos

Many people gathered to pay tribute to Diego Armando Maradona outside the Argentine government headquarters, Casa Rosada, in Buenos Aires.

Interestingly, the footballing legend scored his last goal with the Argentina national team at the 1994 FIFA World Cup in the USA during a Group D stage game against Greece.

June 21 was the date that Argentina won 4-0 against Greece, with Gabriel Batistuta scoring a hattrick and Maradona scoring his final goal for the Argentina national team at the 60′ minute.

Maradona celebrating his goal against Greece at the 1994 World Cup.

The famous #10 would then be substituted for Ariel Ortega at the 83′ minute.

The Argentina suffered a cardiac arrest yesterday and died aged 60, as reported by Greek City Times.

Today, the footballing legend was buried.

The Argentina was also known as a supporter of Olympiacos, visiting Georgios Karaiskakis stadium in 2005 and telling thousands of fans “Long live Greece, long live Olympiacos.”

 

 

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