Diego Maradona is the most important figure EVER in Argentina – Ricardo Ortiz | ESPN FC

Just how important was Diego Maradona to Argentina? ESPN Deportes’ Ricardo Ortiz describes the mood in Argentina, the people gathering outside Boca Juniors’ stadium and how “an idol turned into a legend” after he sadly passed away at just 60-years-old. ESPN FC’s Craig Burley talks through Maradona’s importance to the entire world, how players all wanted photographs with him because “that’s how much people hold him with respect.” Gab Marcotti explains why Maradona resonated so much with the world because of his “anti-establishment” approach on and off the pitch.

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