Ex-shirt 10 from Argentina passed away last Wednesday (25), at 60 years
Last Wednesday (25), one of the greatest players in the history of football, Diego Maradona, left at 60 years old. The eternal shirt 10 from Boca Juniors, Napoli, Barcelona, and of course, from the national team Argentina, received a well-deserved tribute in eFootball PES 2021.
The AS, sports daily from Spain, reproduced one of the most famous goals of the star’s career. At the World Cup in 1986, wearing the jersey of Argentina, he passed four England defenders and the goalkeeper before sending the ball to the back of the net.
🎮 The goal of Maradona to England recreated en el PES 2021 😍
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– Diario AS (@diarioas) November 26, 2020
The result of the game, everyone already knows: the victory of the brothers by the score of 2-1 and guaranteed place in the semifinals against Belgium. Maradona would score two goals in the next game to take his country to the final. The tournament cup would come after a 3-2 win over West Germany.
Konami saddened by Diego Maradona’s passing
Konami released an official note this Thursday (26) to mourn the death of Maradona. The Japanese company also made sure to remember the same goal against England in 1986.
We are very sad to hear of Diego Maradona’s passing. His remarkable technique has impressed fans around the world and inspired many generations of football players. An iconic moment in his career was his “Goal of the Century”, where he dribbled five players at the World Cup in 1986. Our thoughts are with your friends and family during this difficult time. Rest in peace, true icon.
In March, the ex-player showed up on eFootball PES 2020, along with a patch. The athlete’s version was inspired by his performance in the Copa del Rey final of Spain 1983, when he was still wearing his colors of Barcelona.