The Argentine, who was also a professional footballer and joined Diego at Napoli in 1987 aged 18, died at his home near Naples.
Spartak Moscow won 1-0 at Legia Warsaw to secure an automatic last-16 berth.
Maradona's family marked the first anniversary of his death on Thursday by revealing that one of his last wishes was for his remains to be left in a mausoleum where fans can pay homage to the former Argentina great.
Second-half goals by Carlos Vinicius and Giovanni Lo Celso earned Tottenham a 2-0 win over Royal Antwerp as they leapfrogged the Belgians who had also qualified from Group J.
Maradona takes his place alongside Ferenc Puskas and Pele as the greatest football players of the 20th century.
Maradona's former club Napoli paid special tribute to the Argentine before a 2-0 win over Rijeka.
Thousands of Argentines lined the roads as the procession passed on the hour-long journey from the presidential palace in central Buenos Aires, where Maradona had lain in state during the day.
Maradona came to Naples in 1984 when he was 23 for a then world-record $7.5 million contract. Over the next seven years, he helped perennial underdogs Napoli to their only two Serie A titles and their sole major European trophy.
Maradona scored 34 goals for Argentina and an incredible 259 goals for his club teams.
London sides Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal made winning starts as did fellow Premier League club Leicester City.