Football legend Diego Maradona turns 60

Argentina legend Diego Maradona is reportedly self-isolating after one of his bodyguards displayed symptoms of Covid-19.

The country's state-run news agency 'Telam' reported that Maradona, who led Argentina to lift the 1986 World Cup in Mexico, began isolating at his home in Argentina after last coming into contact with the bodyguard at the weekend.

Local media reported that Maradona, who turned 60 on Friday, is not displaying symptoms.

Earlier, Maradona had tested negative for Covid-19 after coming into close contact with one of his players who had contracted the virus.

Maradona is currently the coach of Argentine top division side Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata.

He has suffered a string of health issues in recent years and remains at high risk of coronavirus complications should he be infected.

 

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