Mortuary staff and Maradonas body: no offense

 Mortuary staff and Maradonas body: no offense

The overseas edition of peoples Daily reported on November 28 that the photos of several Argentine staff members taking pictures with Maradonas body had spread on social networks, causing a large number of netizens to reprimand. Claudio Fernandez, one of the morticians in the photo, apologized for the incident and asked for forgiveness, saying he was close to Maradona and did not disrespect the star.

Fernandez told an Argentine radio station that the decision to take a picture with Maradona was instantaneous and that one of the men in the photo was his 18-year-old son, BBC and the Daily Mail reported. My son, like other young people, thumbs up and is photographed. I know a lot of people have been offended and they are not happy. I ask for your forgiveness.

Fernandez said he had worked for Maradonas father and brother-in-law, and talked about his relationship with the late king: I was very close to Diego when he was alive. I never disrespected him when he was alive, because he was my idol, and after he died, it was not my intention. I know a lot of people have been irritated and very dissatisfied with it. I ask everyone to forgive us. Fernandez also mentioned that he had received death threats.

Currently, Maradonas lawyer, Mattias mora, has vowed to take action to make the people who took the photos pay the price..


Maradona died of a sudden myocardial infarction at home on the 25th. He was 60 years old. He was buried with his parents at Paz cemetery on the outskirts of Buenos Aires. As many as one million people in Argentina will flock to the capital on the 26th to pay tribute to their favorite star. When Maradonas casket arrived at the presidential palace, fans even wrestled several times to see the coffin.

Born in Argentina on October 30, 1960, Diego Maradona is considered the greatest football player of the 20th century. In 1986, Maradona led Argentina to the world cup. On October 29, 1997, Maradona officially announced his retirement. (overseas website Zhang Ni)

Zhao Benshan remembers Maradona: he is the real king in my heart. Source: Peoples Daily Overseas Edition editor in charge: Feng Xiaoyu_ NBJS12019