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DIEGO MARADONA RUMORS

Madrid police talk to Maradona after altercation at hotel

MADRID (AP) Police say they were called to investigate an altercation involving Diego Maradona and a woman at a hotel in Madrid. Authorities said officers were dispatched Wednesday after a call from the hotel, but found no evidence of any disturbance after talking to Maradona and the woman. Authorities said they couldn't confirm if the woman was a hotel guest or Maradona's girlfriend...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

How brilliant is Napoli and Slovakia’s Marek Hamšík?

Fast closing in on Diego Maradona’s all-time Napoli scoring record, Marek Hamšík is at the peak of his powers; UEFA.com spreads the love on Valentine’s Day. The post How brilliant is Napoli and Slovakia’s Marek Hamšík? appeared first on TheSoccerDaily.com.
Via The Soccer Daily
5 days ago

Diego Maradona to get ambassador role with FIFA

Argentine legend is getting an ambassador's role with FIFA.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
9 days ago

Messi makes return to Argentina ending seven-week retirement

Lionel Messi is coming back to complete his unfinished business with Argentina’s national team. In fact, it’s just like he never left. The soccer superstar announced Friday in a press release that he’ll continue playing for Argentina, according to ESPN’s Jorge Ramos. Messi said he decided to end his retirement that never was after seven weeks and without missing a single...
Via NESN.com
August 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Maradona, Argentina president urge Messi to reconsider

Argentina legend Diego Maradona and the country's President Mauricio Macri have urged Lionel Messi not to quit the national team.The Barcelona superstar left the field in tears after missing a spot-kick in the Copa America Centenario final shoot-out against Chile on Sunday.He promptly announced his retirement from international football.Maradona told La Nacion newspaper: "He...
Via FOX Sports
June 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Fidel Castro Sends Letter To Diego Maradona, Quells Death Rumors (Photo)

Unlike many of the shots Diego Maradona took during his legendary soccer career, those rumors which claim Fidel Castro has died are wide of the mark. Maradona quashed Castro death rumors Monday by showing a signed, four-page letter he recently received from the former President of Cuba to Telesur, according to Reuters. Maradona didn’t share the contents...
Via NESN.com
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Video of Diego Maradona hitting ex-girlfriend surfaces

Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona can be seen hitting ex-girlfriend Rocio Oliva in a new video that has emerged. Oliva and Maradona have been in an on-and-off relationship that apparently has soured for good. According to Argentina news company Ciudad, Oliva claimed in June to have video and photo evidence of Maradona beating her. Things...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Soccer Legend Diego Maradona Brawls In Streets Of Croatia (Video)

Diego Maradona is up to his old tricks. Maradona, 53, recently was filmed fighting outside of a nightclub in Dubrovnik, Croatia. The Argentinian soccer legend tried to attack local fans, who wanted to take a picture with him, according to Metro. While Maradona’s friends kept the incident from escalating into a full-fledged fracas, the video still has been doing the rounds...
Via NESN.com
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Soccer legend Diego Maradona slaps a reporter

Diego Maradona is widely regarded as one of the greatest soccer players of all time. The former Argentine star and manager constantly draws attention from reporters and paparazzi, and he is not afraid to speak his mind. On Saturday, he did a lot more than just sharing his thoughts. As Metro pointed out, Maradona slapped […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Diego Maradona Claims FIFA Officials Denied Him Access To 2014 World Cup Game

Diego Maradona led Argentina to World Cup victory in 1986 and to another final in 1990. He’s regarded as one of the best soccer players of all time. But according to Maradona himself, that wasn’t good enough for him to be allowed to watch his team take on Bosnia-Herzegovina in the 2014 World Cup on Sunday. Maradona — who is covering the tournament for Venezuelan TV – claimed...
Via NESN.com
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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