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The moving anecdote of the brothers Stoichkov on Maradona

Published:23/01/2021 - 10:54h

Updated:23/01/2021 - 10:54h

Hristo and Tsanko Stoichkov remembered with affection the occasions in which they shared changing room with Maradona. For the ex player of the Barça and Golden Ball of the 94, his worst error was to surround of people that only took profit of his name

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In the world of the football, still have not left to fall the tears by the physical disappearance of Diego Armando Maradona the past 25 November. Players, technicians, fans and other people tied to the balompié are used to to remember with a smile some episode in the life of the '10'.

Between them they find the Bulgarian brothers Hristo and Tsanko Stoichkov, that with something of nostalgia remembered some moments in which they shared beside the Barrilete Cosmic. Hristo, the elder of them and player of the Barça during seven seasons, declared in front of a televisora of his country, that Maradona did happy to a lot of people, especially to him and to his brother.

For Hristo Stoichkov, is impossible not remembering his brilliant performance in Mexico 86 and the back meeting between both that took place in Barcelona. For then, both had like agent to Josep María Mingella, and from there was born "a friendship that can not buy".

Later, beside his brother, coincided in the hotel during the day before of a friendly between the best of Europe against the rest of the world. Tsanko Ensures that it did not leave to cry in any moment, and that did not do more than saying him how much loved it, while his brother did the times of interpreter.

On Maradona, expressed that it continues being his fellow and stood out that had a big heart and in any moment forgot of where came, by what always was had to help to other people, especially to the boys. It regretted deeply not being able to go back to embrace it.

The winner of the Balloon of Gold in 1994 showed without pelos in the tongue when doing reference to the surroundings of the died ex player. In his opinion, "surrounded of vultures with suits and ties that cost of his image, and that was his greater error", and added that already it finds in a better place: "God saw that Diego did not deserve to suffer so much, and carried it in peace to his house".

Tsanko Stoichkov, the most hurt by the death of the '10'

The minor of the brothers has showed more affected by his loss. Tsanko Stoichkov Never will forget the day in that, with so alone thirteen years, saw it for the first time during a visit beside his parents in the domicile that the Argentinian had in Seville. There it shared with his idol during several days: "Only I embraced it and it besé".

With photos in his social and frequent networks publications, the minor of the Stoichkov remembers afectuosamente to Maradona. It affirms that the historical '10' is his idol and that for him always will be present: "it Is the best of all time! God created to Maradona to show him to the world the magic called football".

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