Diego Maradona He starred in very controversial moments during his life. Although in football he always received the applause of his fans, in his personal life he had to face several conflicts. Do you know how many children and grandchildren did the soccer star have?
For a long time he shared his life with Claudia Villafañe, who was his first love and his wife. Together they formed a beautiful family, which is made up of Dalma and Gianinna. The two women in his life.
However, while he was married he also met other women. Several children of the soccer star were born from these romances, who were slow to be recognized and lived in the shadows for a long time.
Although there was always controversy regarding the heirs of the technical director, the truth is that Maradona He shared the last years of his life with them. They managed to form a bond and a family.
These are the grandchildren of Diego Maradona
Diego Maradona He has five recognized children: Dalma, Giannina, Diego Jr, Jana and Dieguito Fernando. According to the words of Matías Morla, the soccer player also has three unrecognized children in Cuba.
Although the relationship was not always easy, El Diez understood that his children were the most precious thing he had and began to share moments with them. This can be seen in his social networks, where he uploaded images and videos with them.
The first to fulfill his dream of becoming a grandfather was Giannina Maradona, who along with Sergio ‘Kun’ Agüero brought to life Benjamin. The little boy was born in 2009 and became the godson of Lionel Messi.
Of all the grandchildren he has, Benjamin was the one who shared the most moments with his grandfather. This is because Diego was always closer to his daughters, and therefore was present in the adolescent’s life. So much so that the young man affectionately nicknamed him Babu.
Diego Junior also made him a grandfather. For many years, Maradona ignored his Italian son and did not want to acknowledge him. After so much suffering caused, the soccer player entered into a relationship with his son and they never separated again.
The boy has been married to Nunzia Peninno since 2015. Both became parents of Diego Matiaswho was born in April 2018, and Indiana Nicolewho came into the world in 2019.
Finally, we cannot forget the grandchildren that Dalma gave him. The daughter of Diego Maradona She is married to Andrés Caldarelli and in March 2019 she had her first daughter, whom she called Rome. Now she is in the sweet wait: the baby will be called Blue and will be born in the coming months.
In total, the footballer has five grandchildren. Do you know them all?