Diego Maradona, the retired soccer legend from Argentina, recently joined some friends in sing the Bob Marley classic "No Woman No Cry" while enjoying a meal together.Maradona seemed to really enjoy the song, as he climbed onto his chair to sing the chorus.H/T 101gg. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook.
If Diego Maradona is serious about running for the FIFA presidency, he still has a lot of work to do just to get on the ballot. The former Argentina soccer star with a history of on- and-off-the field controversy would need to pass an integrity check and persuade five of FIFA's member associations to nominate him. Maradona's desire to run for FIFA's top job was reported by Victor...
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June 22, 2015 | Discuss
Diego Maradona intends to run for the FIFA presidency, according to Uruguayan author Victor Hugo Morales. The Argentina great is a long-term FIFA critic and last month told a local radio station he was "enjoying" the crisis engulfing world football's governing body. Sepp Blatter has since resigned the presidency, although he remains in post pending a timetable for a new election...
Former soccer great Diego Maradona says that for years he has said FIFA was corrupt but that he wasn't taken seriously. "I was treated like a crazy person," Maradona told radio station Radio La Red in Buenos Aires. "Now the FBI has told the truth." "There is no soccer. There is no transparency. Enough lying to people and dinner parties to re-elect Blatter," he said, speaking about...
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May 27, 2015 | Discuss
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...
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
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...
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 […]
Last week’s Hillsborough documentary was the first of eight films that ESPN will show over the next few months as part of its ESPN’s 30 For 30 Soccer Series. Films two and three will air tonight at 7pm ET on ESPN with the debut of Maradona ’86 and The Opposition. While Hillsborough was a feature-length film, Maradona ’86 and The Opposition are closer to the lengths...
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