Madonna is trending on Twitter after fans mistakenly thought she died instead of Maradona

Madonna is trending on Twitter after fans mistakenly thought she had passed away instead of football legend Maradona. — AFP

Pop star Madonna is trending on Twitter with more than 120,000 tweets after users posted tribute messages for her instead of footballer Diego Maradona in the wake of the latter’s death.

Website reported that it was a case of “mistaken identity” as some users thought Madonna had passed away instead of Maradona, as the two shared shared similar-sounding names.

Get 30% off with our ads free Premium Plan

Monthly Plan


Annual Plan


Billed as RM103.60/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only

Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Madonna , Maradona , football


Next In Tech News

Google upgrades AI product for advertisers with Gemini models
Uber explores metro, bus bookings in partnership with India's ONDC - source
Verizon to fit Audi's test track with 5G for smart vehicle testing
Grab forecasts weak 2024 revenue after profitable quarter, buyback plan
AT&T cellular service outage in United States disrupts vital services
Google to pause Gemini AI model's image generation of people due to inaccuracies
AI leader Nvidia rises as forecast tops Wall Street's lofty goals
White House wades into debate on 'open' versus 'closed' artificial intelligence systems
MNOs, MCMC to hold meeting to discuss quality of Internet experience – Fahmi
Malaysia's 5G adoption rate at 29.9%, almost 10.07 million subscribers as of Jan 31

Others Also Read