Diego Maradona's friend Viera claims Argentine legend has 2 other children in Spain

Diego Maradona's friend Viera claims Argentine legend has 2 other children in Spain

- Diego Maradona has been named as the father of two other children in Spain

- This claim was made by his close friend Carlos Ferro Viera who named the mother as Cibilla

- Maradona was one of the greatest footballer during his active playing time

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Carlos Ferro Viera who is a close friend of late Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has claimed that his pal has another two children who are living with their mother in Spain.

Viera lived in Cuba with the 1986 World Cup winner after he moved to the Caribbean island in February 2000.

According to the report on Mirror, Viera claimed that Diego Maradona dated during his stay and had two children even though re refused to reveal their names.

Interestingly, Carlos Ferro Viera was reported to have identified the name of the mother as Laura Cibilla.

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She was a waitress then and the only woman who lost a paternity suit against Maradona after he agreed to take a DNA test 10 years ago to prove he was not the father of her son.

The test is said to have come back negative but Carlos is insisting the woman had another two children for the football legend.

Although, Laura is said to be living in Spain, but her actual location is not known according to the report.

Before his death last week Wednesday, Diego Maradona reportedly claimed that he is the father of only five children.

Maradona played 91 games for Argentina and his last international match was against the Super Eagles of Nigeria at the 1994 World Cup in USA.

Diego Maradona in action on the pitch
Diego Maradona's friend Viera claims the Argentine has 2 other children in Spain. Photo by Kevork Djansezian
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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Lionel Messi, who is the captain of Spanish giants, Barcelona, has been fined €600 which is around N275,000 for lifting his jersey to pay tribute to his fellow countryman Diego Maradona.

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It is a week now that the world football fraternities lost one of the finest players to have played the game as Diego Maradona died in his house in Argentina.

Diego Maradona was reported to have suffered a heart attack and efforts to revive him were futile as his death remains a big loss for all football lovers around the world.

On Sunday, November 29, Barcelona were impressive against Osasuna in which Lionel Messi got a goal in the Spanish La Liga encounter played at Camp Nou.

After scoring his goal, the Argentine footballer decided to honour Diego by taking off his jersey to reveal a Newell's Old Boys shirt beneath belonging to Maradona.

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