We won another match, for Napoli and our beloved Neapolitans says Maradona to Ciro on selling his Jersey to raise funds.
During COVID-19 upsurge Diego and Ciro opened their helping hand. Diego Maradona thanked Ciro Ferrara for selling the 33-year-old Argentina Number 10 jersey earned €55,000 to help Naples cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ferrara and Fabio Cannavaro set up welfare to raise funds for their hometown, especially in the course of this taxing economic period for Italy.
It was disclosed that an online auction resulted in the sale of Maradona’s Argentina jersey for €55,000, which he had given to Ferrara when they were Napoli’s teammates.
“Perhaps it was the most important match and we won it together, united the way we always did. I thank you, Ciro because you let me once again feel the emotion of being part of these magnificent people.
“You allowed me to hear the roar of 80,000 at the San Paolo, because your initiative raised €80,000, thanks in part to my Number 10. I felt that same joy and passion. Unforgettable.
“I am honored to have contributed to this help for our people during an unprecedented moment.” wrote Maradona on Facebook.