Just over a week after surgery to remove a blood clot from his brain, Diego Maradona was released from the hospital.
The legend of Argentine football left the clinic in Buenos Aires were on Wednesday, he underwent the operation and will continue to recover at home.
The 60-year-old World Cup winner had a subdural hematoma emergency surgery, which is an accumulation of blood between a membrane and his brain.
Footage broadcast by local TV stations showed the former World Cup winner in an ambulance leaving the Olivos clinic. He is supposed to remain near his older daughters in a building.
Neurologist Leopoldo Luque, Maradona’s doctor, told reporters that he had approved the publication and that the surgery was a success.