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 […]
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) Diego Maradona slapped a reporter's face after attending an event with his family this weekend.
The Argentine soccer great also called the journalist an ''idiot'' during the confrontation outside a theater in Buenos Aires. It wasn't clear why Maradona was upset, though local media said the matter appeared related to his former...
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Diego Maradona is arguably one of the greatest soccer players to ever wear a pair of cleats, but he seems to make headlines for all the wrong reasons since retiring.
In his most recent situation, Maradona was caught on film slapping an Argentine journalist after he apparently winked at Maradona’s girlfriend.
Via Soccerly, who has more on the situation:
Maradona clearly is the type of man who will clearly not think twice to slap a man.
After watching the clip a few times, his words are extremely slurred out. Journalists are asking him questions and he’s extremely annoyed at them.
Towards the end of the clip, he gets out of the car and slaps this journalist because he winked at Maradona’s girlfriend.
What did the 5 fingers...
Diego Maradona is a god-like figure in Argentina, so if he slaps you it’s best to thank him and keep it moving.
According to 101 Great Goals, the soccer legend was leaving the movie theater with his girlfriend Veronica Ojeda and his son Diego Fernando when he was blitzed by various media folks.
He was answering a few questions when all of a sudden he got out of his car, confronted...
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...
Diego Maradona appears to have a new girlfriend. His ex-partner just gave birth to a baby he fathered. And the same ex-partner is also involved in a legal dispute with the Argentine football great's former wife.
In the last few days local media have been awash with news and photos about a new woman in Maradona's life, who has been identified as 22-year-old Rocio Geraldine...
Diego Maradona called Juan Roman Riquelme a ''traitor'' on Wednesday for leaving Boca Juniors, renewing an ongoing feud.
Maradona used the term in a radio interview.
''If one wants to fight with Maradona, that's not important to me,'' Maradona said on Radio Metro . ''But what you can't do is be a traitor to the fans at Boca.'...
The chairman of Al Wasl says his aim is to keep coach Diego Maradona happy.
Maradona said last week that he would consider leaving the UAE club if the player budget wasn't increased significantly next season, complaining he wasn't able to compete with other teams.
On Wednesday, Marwan bin Beyat said he had not heard directly from Maradona about his concerns but said his...
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Diego Maradona has warned the owners at Al Wasl that he may not return to coach the team next season if it doesn't buy the kind of players that would allow him to compete for the league title.
Speaking at a news conference Tuesday, the Argentine football great complained that the United Arab Emirates club didn't bring in enough quality players during the recent January transfer...
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February 07, 2012