By Luke Augustus for MailOnline
Published: 12:31 BST, 1 October 2020 | Updated: 14:34 BST, 1 October 2020
Diego Maradona has slammed his critics after he took wearing a face visor to a new extreme in a bid to protect himself from contracting coronavirus during Gimnasia's friendly at San Lorenzo.
On Wednesday, the Gimnasia manager arrived for their encounter with a huge clear face mask that covered the top of his head to beyond his chin.
The Argentina legend had his seven-year son Diego Fernando alongside him on the touchline - and he too took similar precautions against the deadly virus.
Diego Maradona (centre) has hit out at those who mocked him for wearing a large visor
He and his son Diego Fernando (right) both did so to protect themselves against Covid-19
Many on social media compared his visor to that of Toy Story character Buzz Lightyear
The images of the 59-year-old drew comparisons by many on social to the fictional character Buzz Lightyear from the Toy Story film franchise.sonos sonos One (Gen 2) - Voice