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Diego Maradona's profile

Factfile on Diego Maradona, after the Argentine Football Association announced on Tuesday that his contract as Argentina national coach would not be extended.

sports Updated: Jul 28, 2010 09:08 IST

Factfile on Diego Maradona, after the Argentine Football Association announced on Tuesday that his contract as Argentina national coach would not be extended.

Date of birth: October 30, 1960

Place of birth: Buenos Aires, Argentine

Height: 1.68m

Playing career

Argentinos Juniors (1976-80), Boca Juniors (1981-82), Barcelona (ESP/1982-84), Napoli (ITA/1984-91), Sevilla (ESP 1992-93), Newell's Old Boys (1993), Boca Juniors (1995-97)

International caps: 91 (1977-94)

International goals: 34

Position: attacking midfielder/playmaker

Honours:

World Cup winner (1986)

UEFA Cup winner (1989)

Italian champion (1987, 1990)

Argentine champion (1981)

Spanish Super Cup (1983)

Spanish Cup (1983)

Italian Cup (1987)

Top scorer in Italy (1988), Argentina (1979, 1980)

Coaching career

Textil Mandiyu (1994), Racing Club (1995), Argentina (2008-2010)