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Argentine fans demonstrate to demand 'justice' for Diego Maradona
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Argentine fans demonstrate to demand 'justice' for Diego Maradona

Mar 11th 2021, 1:37 PM 4,931 Views 3 Comments

Maradona died on 25 November 2020 in circumstances under investigation.

Maradona autopsy shows icon suffered from liver, kidney and heart disorders
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Maradona autopsy shows icon suffered from liver, kidney and heart disorders

Dec 23rd 2020, 4:48 PM 5,958 Views 1 Comment

The autopsy was ordered as part of an investigation into his death, the toxicology report showed no presence of drugs or alcohol.

The legacy of Diego Maradona
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The legacy of Diego Maradona

Nov 25th 2020, 8:03 PM 21,947 Views 11 Comments

Maradona embodied so much of his people and his country that he elevated football to beyond just a game and the World Cup to a level it will perhaps never again reach.

Maradona undergoes successful brain surgery on blood clot
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Maradona undergoes successful brain surgery on blood clot

Nov 4th 2020, 8:10 AM 10,225 Views 5 Comments

‘We managed to successfully remove the clot. Diego coped well with the surgery,’ his doctor said.

Maradona 'weak, tired' but improving, says doctor
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Maradona 'weak, tired' but improving, says doctor

Nov 3rd 2020, 4:59 PM 24,751 Views 11 Comments

The Argentine great will be advised to spend three days in hospital and he will require out-patient care over a longer term.

Diego Maradona returns as coach of Argentine club two days after leaving
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Diego Maradona returns as coach of Argentine club two days after leaving

Nov 22nd 2019, 8:07 AM 5,079 Views 3 Comments

‘Achieving political unity in the club’ appears to be the reason behind the dramatic U-turn.

Diego Maradona steps down from Argentine club after just two months in charge
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Diego Maradona steps down from Argentine club after just two months in charge

Nov 19th 2019, 6:46 PM 6,847 Views 6 Comments

After three wins from eight matches in charge of Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata, El Diego has left.

Maradona steps down as manager of Mexican side to focus on his health
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Maradona steps down as manager of Mexican side to focus on his health

Jun 14th 2019, 9:07 AM 5,482 Views 7 Comments

Diego Maradona’s time with Dorados has come to an end, it was announced on Thursday.

Maradona reassures fans after health scare
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Maradona reassures fans after health scare

Jan 5th 2019, 10:45 AM 5,256 Views 0 Comments

After being released from hospital, Diego Maradona has apologised for worrying his fans.

Walkie-talkie-toting Maradona watches from stands as his Mexican club fall short of promotion dream
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Walkie-talkie-toting Maradona watches from stands as his Mexican club fall short of promotion dream

Dec 3rd 2018, 3:22 PM 3,802 Views 2 Comments

The Argentine great has been coaching Dorados de Sinaloa since September, but they were unable to cap their sharp upturn in form with a promotion.

Maradona presented as new chairman of Belarus side Dynamo Brest
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Maradona presented as new chairman of Belarus side Dynamo Brest

Jul 17th 2018, 9:05 AM 6,252 Views 10 Comments

The Argentina icon has agreed a three-year deal with the Belorussian club.

Iniesta plays like he is wearing a suit - Maradona
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Iniesta plays like he is wearing a suit - Maradona

Jun 30th 2018, 3:10 PM 12,631 Views 4 Comments

Andres Iniesta’s performances at the World Cup have caught the eye of Diego Maradona, who also says Sergio Ramos is “not a star player.”

Pen to paper! Diego Maradona has a new job in Belarus
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Pen to paper! Diego Maradona has a new job in Belarus

May 16th 2018, 1:04 PM 7,275 Views 6 Comments

He’s joining Dynamo Brest as chairman.

'I want to return' - Maradona seeks another crack at Argentina job
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'I want to return' - Maradona seeks another crack at Argentina job

Nov 15th 2017, 12:46 PM 2,853 Views 2 Comments

The iconic star believes that he should be given another chance to manage the national team.

Maradona had some advice for Harry Kane before Tottenham's win over Liverpool
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Maradona had some advice for Harry Kane before Tottenham's win over Liverpool

Oct 23rd 2017, 8:12 PM 8,841 Views 18 Comments

The legendary Argentina playmaker was at Wembley to see Spurs’ 4-1 victory yesterday.

Pochettino recalls when room-mate Maradona shot journalists with an air rifle
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Pochettino recalls when room-mate Maradona shot journalists with an air rifle

Aug 20th 2017, 10:30 AM 9,881 Views 11 Comments

“Diego shoots journalists in Buenos Aires!”

Maradona wants the Argentina job so bad, he's offered to do it for free
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Maradona wants the Argentina job so bad, he's offered to do it for free

Jul 20th 2016, 11:26 AM 6,785 Views 10 Comments

‘I miss working with the players and fighting with the journalists.’

'I have to fight the mafia' - Maradona vows to challenge Fifa
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'I have to fight the mafia' - Maradona vows to challenge Fifa

Jul 31st 2015, 1:02 PM 6,218 Views 14 Comments

The Argentinian legend claims he has the backing of ‘a number of players’.

Messi the best in the world, but my goals were more beautiful - Maradona
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Messi the best in the world, but my goals were more beautiful - Maradona

May 15th 2015, 8:15 AM 4,723 Views 13 Comments

The Argentine legend says that while his compatriot is more prolific, he was a more stylish and spectacular finisher.

VIDEO: Diego Maradona gets out of his car to slap a journalist
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VIDEO: Diego Maradona gets out of his car to slap a journalist

Aug 12th 2014, 11:20 AM 5,702 Views 12 Comments

But we still love you, Diego!

The surprising story behind this famous picture of Diego Maradona
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The surprising story behind this famous picture of Diego Maradona

Jun 13th 2014, 6:33 PM 51,179 Views 19 Comments

The image of El Diez versus Belgium is one we all know. But does it actually show what we always thought?

Diego Maradona is at Stamford Bridge to watch Chelsea-Atleti
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Diego Maradona is at Stamford Bridge to watch Chelsea-Atleti

Apr 30th 2014, 8:31 PM 5,200 Views 0 Comments

Give him the ball and a yard of grass.

Neymar gives Barca hope against dogged Atletico
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Neymar gives Barca hope against dogged Atletico

Apr 1st 2014, 10:09 PM 8,010 Views 1 Comment

It’s delicately balanced ahead of the second leg in the Spanish capital.

Sign him up, Moyesie! Maradona shows up at Man United's Dubai training camp
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Sign him up, Moyesie! Maradona shows up at Man United's Dubai training camp

Feb 17th 2014, 12:06 PM 7,104 Views 13 Comments

The struggling Red Devils bumped into a legend of the game while away in the Middle East.

To celebrate Diego Maradona’s birthday, here are 10 of his finest goals
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To celebrate Diego Maradona’s birthday, here are 10 of his finest goals

Oct 30th 2013, 6:55 AM 4,793 Views 23 Comments

The Argentine great is 53 years young today.

VIDEO: Diego Maradona has still got it, baby
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VIDEO: Diego Maradona has still got it, baby

Mar 16th 2013, 12:19 PM 1,703 Views 2 Comments

Check out the tekkers from El Diez in Dubai this week.

Diego Maradona's dream job? Coaching Leo Messi at Barca
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Diego Maradona's dream job? Coaching Leo Messi at Barca

Mar 4th 2013, 2:03 PM 983 Views 0 Comments

Mine is travelling food critic or the guy on the waltzers at Funderland.

At least one half of Wozzilroy enjoyed themselves yesterday...
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At least one half of Wozzilroy enjoyed themselves yesterday...

Feb 22nd 2013, 11:13 AM 1,497 Views 1 Comment

Caroline Wozniacki was greeted by one of the word’s greatest ever footballers at the WTA Dubai Tennis Championships.

Another baby Diego as Maradona becomes a dad for the 4th time
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Another baby Diego as Maradona becomes a dad for the 4th time

Feb 14th 2013, 3:45 PM 1,270 Views 0 Comments

Baby Diego Fernando looks like the great one “from the nose upwards,” apparently.

'I only played football' -- Diego Maradona denies Italian tax evasion claims
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'I only played football' -- Diego Maradona denies Italian tax evasion claims

Feb 5th 2013, 5:58 PM 1,603 Views 0 Comments

‘If I did things wrong, it was about other stuff. I want to return to Naples freely.’

Diego Maradona wins tax battle in Italy, can now return to Naples
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Diego Maradona wins tax battle in Italy, can now return to Naples

Feb 1st 2013, 11:38 AM 1,756 Views 1 Comment

The Argentina legend had been banned from setting foot in Italy because of an alleged unpaid tax bill of €37.2m.

Maradona wants to coach Iraq at the World Cup in Brazil
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Maradona wants to coach Iraq at the World Cup in Brazil

Dec 21st 2012, 1:21 PM 602 Views 0 Comments

Never thought I’d type that sentence.

Diego Maradona, 51, stunned by partner's pregnancy
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Diego Maradona, 51, stunned by partner's pregnancy

Oct 20th 2012, 5:23 PM 2,404 Views 2 Comments

The World Cup winner’s 34-year-old partner Veronica Ojeda is five months pregnant with the footballer’s fourth child.

Recall: Maradona appointed sports ambassador in Dubai
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Recall: Maradona appointed sports ambassador in Dubai

Sep 3rd 2012, 10:24 AM 447 Views 0 Comments

The Argentinian is awarded the role little over a month after being sacked from Al Wasl.

Diego Maradona sacked by UAE side Al Wasl
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Diego Maradona sacked by UAE side Al Wasl

Jul 10th 2012, 8:32 PM 1,063 Views 0 Comments

The Argentina legend has been informed that his contract has been terminated one year before it was due to expire.

Maradona's team defends scuffle with heckling fans
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Maradona's team defends scuffle with heckling fans

Apr 2nd 2012, 3:42 PM 346 Views 0 Comments

the Argentina legend stormed into the stands to confront fans who were taunting his girlfriend and the wives of players.

WATCH: Maradona kicks out at Al-Wasl fan
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WATCH: Maradona kicks out at Al-Wasl fan

Sep 23rd 2011, 4:03 PM 295 Views 1 Comment

It’s okay though, because El Diego apologised. Some things will never change, eh?

Not my face: Maradona sues Chinese games company over use of image
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Not my face: Maradona sues Chinese games company over use of image

Jun 2nd 2011, 3:46 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

Arguably the greatest football of all time is not happy with the apology of a Chinese gaming company for improper use of his image and has decided to take them to the courts.

Go east: Maradona takes job with United Arab Emirates club
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Go east: Maradona takes job with United Arab Emirates club

May 16th 2011, 12:16 PM 129 Views 0 Comments

Argentina legend is back on the sidelines for the first time since last summer’s World Cup… with Al Wasl.