The World Cup winner Diego Maradona has been admitted for tests as reported feeling unwell, but it is not thought to be related to Covid-19.
According to Reuters, Diego Maradona has been admitted to hospital in his native Argentina.
The legendary former Argentina international has reportedly been taken to the Ipensa clinic in La Plata, about an hour from Buenos Aires, he turned 60 last month.
Although there has been no official word, Ole is reporting that is not related to Covid-19 as he had tested negative in recent days and his condition is not serious.
Maradona, who coaches Gimnasia y Esgrima, was last seen in public on Friday, the day of his birthday, and he was presented with a commemorative plaque ahead of his side’s game with Patronato.
Over the years Maradona has had a number of health scares.
He was admitted to hospital in January 2019 with internal bleeding in the stomach, while he fell ill at the 2018 World Cup in Russia – being filmed passing out at the game between Argentina and Nigeria.