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Thousands bid farewell to Maradona in Argentina amid clashes – Fox News

Tens of thousands of fans, many weeping but eager to honor Diego Maradona, filed past the coffin of Argentina’s most iconic soccer star on Thursday.

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Tens of thousands of fans, many weeping but eager to honor Diego Maradona, filed past the coffin of Argentina’s most iconic soccer star on Thursday.
Fans blew kisses as they passed Maradona’s wooden casket in the main lobby of the presidential Casa Rosada, some strike their chests with closed fists and shouting, “Let’s go Diego.”
It was the sort of honor usually given heads of state, but few heads of state have ever aroused such loyalty or passion.
On the street, the line to see Maradona’s casket…

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