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#El Diego

# el-diego - Thursday 11 March, 2021

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 4,950 Views 3 Comments

Maradona died on 25 November 2020 in circumstances under investigation.

# el-diego - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

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 5,989 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.

# el-diego - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

The legacy of Diego Maradona
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The legacy of Diego Maradona

Nov 25th 2020, 8:03 PM 22,079 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.

# el-diego - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

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 10,253 Views 5 Comments

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

# el-diego - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

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

Nov 3rd 2020, 4:59 PM 24,774 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.

# el-diego - Friday 22 November, 2019

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 5,113 Views 3 Comments

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

# el-diego - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

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 6,873 Views 6 Comments

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

# el-diego - Friday 14 June, 2019

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 5,507 Views 7 Comments

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

# el-diego - Saturday 5 January, 2019

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

Jan 5th 2019, 10:45 AM 5,291 Views 0 Comments

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

# el-diego - Monday 3 December, 2018

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 3,826 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.

# el-diego - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

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 6,263 Views 10 Comments

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

# el-diego - Saturday 30 June, 2018

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 12,666 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.”

# el-diego - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

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 7,301 Views 6 Comments

He’s joining Dynamo Brest as chairman.

# el-diego - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

'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 2,870 Views 2 Comments

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

# el-diego - Monday 23 October, 2017

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 8,887 Views 18 Comments

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

# el-diego - Sunday 20 August, 2017

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 9,963 Views 11 Comments

“Diego shoots journalists in Buenos Aires!”

# el-diego - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

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 6,801 Views 10 Comments

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

# el-diego - Friday 31 July, 2015

'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 6,248 Views 14 Comments

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

# el-diego - Friday 15 May, 2015

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 4,756 Views 13 Comments

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

# el-diego - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

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 5,724 Views 12 Comments

But we still love you, Diego!

# el-diego - Friday 13 June, 2014

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 52,205 Views 19 Comments

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

# el-diego - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

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 5,222 Views 0 Comments

Give him the ball and a yard of grass.

# el-diego - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

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

Apr 1st 2014, 10:09 PM 8,034 Views 1 Comment

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

# el-diego - Monday 17 February, 2014

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 7,122 Views 13 Comments

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

# el-diego - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

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 4,837 Views 23 Comments

The Argentine great is 53 years young today.

# el-diego - Saturday 16 March, 2013

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 1,722 Views 2 Comments

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

# el-diego - Monday 4 March, 2013

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 996 Views 0 Comments

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

# el-diego - Friday 22 February, 2013

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 1,513 Views 1 Comment

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

# el-diego - Thursday 14 February, 2013

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 1,286 Views 0 Comments

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

# el-diego - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

'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 1,615 Views 0 Comments

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

# el-diego - Friday 1 February, 2013

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 1,781 Views 1 Comment

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

# el-diego - Friday 21 December, 2012

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 660 Views 0 Comments

Never thought I’d type that sentence.

# el-diego - Saturday 20 October, 2012

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 2,428 Views 2 Comments

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

# el-diego - Monday 3 September, 2012

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

Sep 3rd 2012, 10:24 AM 462 Views 0 Comments

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

# el-diego - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

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 1,097 Views 0 Comments

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

# el-diego - Monday 2 April, 2012

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 370 Views 0 Comments

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

# el-diego - Friday 23 September, 2011

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 314 Views 1 Comment

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

# el-diego - Thursday 2 June, 2011

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 251 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.

# el-diego - Monday 16 May, 2011

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 149 Views 0 Comments

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