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Hugo Maradona, Diego Armando Maradona's brother, dies

Hugo Maradona was Diego Armando's younger brother.

Hugo Maradona was very successful in Spain and Japan and in Argentina by winning the Copa Libertadores in 1986. Photo courtesy of Getty Image / Alessandro Sabattini

Hugo Maradona, also known as the Turk, died at the age of 52, born on May 9, 1969, this morning he was found in his house in a town in a small town near Naples as officially reported by Diego López Maradona, the star's nephew of soccer.

Hugo Maradona also dedicated himself to soccer was a globetrotter in this sense who had his success at Rayo Vallecano in Spain. He was also part of the Argentinos Juniors quarry where he made his debut in the first division and played the 1986 Libertadores Cup, a year after the paternal team was consecrated on a continental level. His greatest performance was in Japan in the 90s also with a past at Rapid in Vienna.

Hugo Maradona was a very good soccer player who carried the Maradona surname. Once retired from football, he had a series of personal problems that made it difficult for him to get out. In the last hours he was found lifeless in his house as a result of a heart attack, it is the first forensic medical report, no further details have been established about it.

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