The lottery will be limited to those who have already donated in an initiative that has collected hygiene products, masks and about 100 kilograms of food for charity.
“Diego can’t even imagine what he’s done for us, it’s priceless. I’ll be grateful to him until the day I die,” said local resident Marta Gutierrez.
Maradona spent her formative years in Buenos Aires playing for Argentinos Juniors and her beloved Boca Juniors before her move to Barcelona in 1982 for a world record high.
The culmination of his career came at the 1986 World Cup, where his individual genius led Argentina to the last prize in world football, beating West Germany 3-2 in the final.