The football world has been thrown into despair following the death of football legend, Diego Maradona.
The former world best player cum world cup winner died at the age of 60 after he reportedly suffered a heart attack in his country, Argentina.
After his death, his last words have been revealed and it was revealed by his family member who is his nephew, Johnny Esposito.
According to him, Maradona’s last words before he died were: “I don’t feel well.”
He stated that the football legend complained he didn’t feel well after having breakfast on Wednesday adding that he said he was going to lie down again.
He also recalled how the legend woke up in the morning looking pale and complaining of feeling cold adding that he went back to bed after a quick breakfast where he is said to have pronounced his last words: ‘Me siento mal’ – English for ‘I don’t feel well.’
As he laid down, he suffered the attack that led to his death. After suffering the attack, emergency responders made an attempt to revive him after they arrived at the rented house in the gated residential estate of San Andres north of Buenos Aires, however, he was dead.
To make sure the legend died as a result of natural causes, state prosecutors have launched a routine inquiry and the prosecution chief John Broyad in a recent statement indicated that Maradona’s body has been taken to a nearby morgue for an autopsy.
In his submission, he said;
“Diego Armando Maradona died around 12pm local time. The forensic police began their work at 4pm.
The autopsy is being carried out to determine beyond any doubt the cause of death but we can say at this stage that everything is pointing to natural causes.”