File: Argentine soccer star Diego Maradona, wearing a diamond earring, balances a soccer ball on his head as he walks off the practice field following the national selection's 22 May 1986 practice session in Mexico City. (JORGE DURAN / AFP)
JOHANNESBURG - Football great, Diego Maradona, has died.
Early reports suggest he died of a heart attack.
Maradona is regarded by many as one of the world's greatest ever football players.
The former Barcelona, Napoli and Boca Juniors forward guided Argentina to World Cup glory in 1986.