Diego Maradona wears a Seiko jersey and holds the trophy after Boca Juniors beat the Hong Kong side 2-0 in an exhibition match in January, 1982. Photos: SCMP
Diego Maradona wears a Seiko jersey and holds the trophy after Boca Juniors beat the Hong Kong side 2-0 in an exhibition match in January, 1982. Photos: SCMP
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Diego Maradona: When the legend lit up Hong Kong Stadium in 1982

  • As a 21-year-old, the Argentinian led Boca Juniors to a 2-0 victory over top Hong Kong side Seiko in an exhibition game in January, 1982
  • Former Seiko star Derek Currie remembers drinking with Maradona in Central and being at Aztec Stadium for his ‘Hand of God’ goal in 1986

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Diego Maradona wears a Seiko jersey and holds the trophy after Boca Juniors beat the Hong Kong side 2-0 in an exhibition match in January, 1982. Photos: SCMP
Diego Maradona wears a Seiko jersey and holds the trophy after Boca Juniors beat the Hong Kong side 2-0 in an exhibition match in January, 1982. Photos: SCMP
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