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Luis Milla talks about his time with Maradona

Thu 26 November 2020 | 11:37

Diego Maradona’s former teammate talks about training with him.

Luis Milla

talked about his memories from the Argentina’s Legend


who passed away on Wednesday suffering from a heart attack.

Luis milla who has played for both Spanish giants was Maradona’s teammate back in


before moving to

Real Madrid


"When he was there [at Barca], I was playing in the youth team and [Cesar Luis] Menotti, who was the main coach then used to organise matches every Thursday between the first team and a selection of players from the academy,"

Milla, who also faced Maradona during his time at Sevilla, told Stats Perform News.

"We played many games against the first team. For me, having at that at 18 years old, you can imagine the dream of playing against Maradona. Then when he came back to Spain, I also played against him when I was a Real Madrid player.

"We who belong to his era and also younger players have seen his football. Someone that has been able to win a World Cup in the way that he did, and be so important for that national team, he was so great, even though I believe that he could has been better in terms of performing if you look at his talent and peaks."

Maradona spent his best days in


after leaving Barcelona in 1984.



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