Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 2/17/14
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Argentine legend Diego Maradona in the house! Or should I say Diego Maradona in the hizzie. Manchester United are in Dubai for some training, and some rest and relaxation too. United will fly back to the U.K. tomorrow in advance of a match-up with Crystal Palace on Saturday. Hopefully, this trip gave Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney a chance to further convalesce.   And along the way David De Gea, Alexander Buttner, Robin Van Persie met Diego Maradona, legendary football coach, manager and former player. He’s like the Ozzie Guillen of soccer Mata’s recent post on Instagram… #MUFC pic.twitter.com/L5XIW5GDDI — ManUtd Bulletin (@MUFCBulletin) February 17, 2014   Maradona meets the team in Dubai… #MUFC pic.twitter.com/Tvr82PIHSC — ManUtd Bulletin (@MUFCBulletin) February 17, 2014 Usually, it’s the Manchester United players who are the rock stars, asking to have photos taken with them. But it’s the Diego Maradona here. And there’s only one Diego Maradona. Recognize greatness. Paul M. B...
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