He enthralled fans and critics during his long span career. His first appearance in professional football is during 1975 while played his farewell match in November of 2001. Diego Armando Maradona has influenced a huge number of people including some of the top footballers today. With his brilliant skill, the Argentine soccer player has been into global controversy too because several magnitude. Regardless of his addiction to cocaine, failed doping tests and his wild on-pitch antics, Diego Maradona is still regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time.