Argentina’s 1986 World Cup soccer prevailing captain, Diego Maradona, has 3 youngsters in Cuba and could travel to the united states of america to legally recognise them, his lawyer informed Argentine media.
Maradona, fifty eight, now a technical director at Mexican club Dorados de Sinaloa, has 5 youngsters from different relationships with exceptional girls.
Lawyer Matias Morla stated that Maradona would tour to Cuba within the center of the year and might do paternity tests.
“We are going to do the DNA assessments. They are from one of a kind women and Diego will understand them while he returns to Cuba,” Morla stated.
He said he turned into in contact with the youngsters. He did not discover them.
The attorney said that the claims have been going through the Cuban criminal machine, but that Maradona, one of the finest soccer gamers of all time, deliberate to offer the youngsters his surname within the near future.
Maradona spent four years in Havana from 2000 to shake an addiction to capsules.
Cuba has strict penalties for drug possession and is known in the region for deploying medical doctors and humanitarian aid to nations in want.
During that point, he evolved an unlikely friendship with Fidel Castro, which includes getting a tattoo of the past due Cuban innovative’s face on his calf.
Castro would name on him early inside the morning to speak approximately politics or sports activities and encourage him to push toward a complete recuperation.
However, and not using a press hounding him, Maradona enjoyed Havana’s night time-lifestyles and frequented its pleasant golf equipment.
After his marriage broke up, he become often seen with teenage Cuban ladies, on occasion one on every arm.
Morla has formerly said that Maradona could have extra youngsters from his time in Cuba.
“I’m scared of Cuba; I desire it’s one (child) … he was there a long term, he became unmarried and behaved badly,” Morla stated on a tv show in 2018.