On Thursday, November 26th, Football legend, Diego Armando Maradona was laid to rest after thousands of fans lined the streets of Buenos Aires to pay their respects as his coffin was driven to the cemetery
According to reports, the Argentina icon was buried at the Jardin Bella Vista cemetery, in Buenos Aires province, where his parents were also buried.
The private ceremony was attended by family and close friends.
Maradona’s daughters Dalma, 33, and Giannina, 31, by his first wife and childhood sweetheart, Claudia Villafane, were pictured wiping tears as they left for the funeral.
Meanwhile, before Diego Maradona was laid to rest, thousands of fans packed the streets around the presidential palace where he lay in state.
Diego Maradona is survived by five children and his former wife, 58-year-old Claudia Villafane, whom he split with in 2004 after 20 years of marriage.
See photos from the burial below;