DIEGO Maradona died in his sleep and lay undiscovered for up to eight hours, a medical board will tell prosecutors.
The World Cup-winner, 60, was declared dead at 1.15pm on November 25 after a 45-minute attempt to revive him.
Diego Maradona’s body lay undiscovered for eight hours, examiners say[/caption]
His doctor Leopoldo Luque had called for an ambulance at midday.
The 20-strong medical board is also set to confirm his death was caused by a pre-existing heart disease that was not being treated properly.
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Argentinian media claims the board will call the former Barcelona star’s care following a brain blood clot op “negligent and incompetent”.
Dr Luque is among seven people under investigation.
He denies any wrongdoing.
Diego Maradona died on November 25, 2020 aged 60[/caption]