Diego Maradona Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife

Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona was a professional footballer and manager from Argentina. Maradona’s vision, passing, ball control, and dribbling abilities combined with his diminutive frame. Maradona was the only player in football history to set a world record transfer fee twice: first to Barcelona for a then-record £5 million, and then to Napoli for another record cost of £6.9 million. Know all about Diego Maradona’s Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife

Quick Facts

Real NameDiego Armando
Nick NameDiego Maradona
Famous AsSoccer Player
Age60 years old (Died)
Birthday30 October 1960
BirthplaceBuenos Aires,
Birth SignScorpio
Heightapprox. 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Weightapprox. 75 Kg (165 lbs)
Body MeasurementsNA
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Shoe Size8 (US)
ChildrenDalma and Gianinna
Net Worthapprox. $100,000 (USD)

Diego Maradona Biography

Diego Maradona was born in Lans, Buenos Aires, on 30 October 1960, at the Policlnico Evita Hospital. He was 60 years old when he died. He was raised in Villa Fiorito, a shantytown on the Argentine capital’s southern outskirts. Maradona was the family’s first son, following four daughters. He is the younger of two brothers. As a child, he cited Brazilian playmaker Rivellino and Manchester United winger George Best as his idols.

Height and Weight

Diego Maradona stands at 5 feet 5 inches, 1.65 meters, or 165 centimeters. He is approximately 75 kg (165 lbs) in weight. His eyes were dark brown, and his hair was black. He is also a fitness freak. He wears a shoe size of 8 in the United States.


Diego Maradona was identified by talent scouts at the age of ten and entered the Argentinos Junior’s development system in 1975. He scored both Argentina’s goals against England in the 1986 World Cup quarterfinals; one of the goals was from a missed handball call on Maradona and became renowned as the “Hand of God” goal.

Diego Maradona’s Net worth

Diego Maradona was one of the highest-paid athletes in the world, but his money was substantially depleted at the time of his death due to addiction and legal and financial issues. Additionally, between 1984 and 1991, while playing for Napoli, the footballer racked up €37 million ($A59.9 million) in unpaid taxes. Maradona’s net worth had been reported to be in the neighborhood of $100,000.

Diego Maradona’s Wife, Children

He was married to Claudia until 2004 when he divorced her. Additionally, the couple was gifted with two daughters, Dalma and Gianina.