Diego Maradona

  • Diego Maradona all set to resume playing career at 53 22-02-2014 04:44 PM

    Legendary Diego Maradona is all set for a sensational return to competitive football at the age of 53, according to media reports. Maradona, who is often refered as 'god' in his native Argentina, is said to be joining a fifth tier Argentine minnows Deportivo Riestra, the club owned by his...
  • Sachin Tendulkar is Maradona of cricket: Ganguly 17-11-2013 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: He was among the millions left speechless by Sachin Tendulkar's farewell speech and former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly said the retired legend can only be compared to football great Diego Maradona when it comes international sporting icons. "Diego Maradona, he was my favourite and so is Sachin. And...
  • I want to coach Napoli after Benitez, saya Maradona 17-10-2013 10:27 PM

    Milan: Diego Maradona would like to coach his former club Napoli. The Argentina great was in Milan on Thursday to promote a video series on his life with the Gazzetta dello Sport. He says "when (Rafa) Benitez leaves I would like to coach Napoli." Maradona led Napoli to its only...
  • Brazil are 2014 World Cup favourites: Maradona 01-09-2013 02:39 PM

    Buenos Aires: Football legend Diego Maradona says Brazil are firm favourites to win next year's FIFA World Cup on home soil. The 1986 World Cup winner predicts a poor showing from European nations during football's showpiece tournament to be played from June 12-July 13, reports Xinhua. "Brazil won't have anybody...
  • Maradona to help Argentine fifth-tier side: reports 16-08-2013 11:02 AM

    Buenos Aires: Diego Maradona is to be a part-time consultant for an Argentine fifth-tier team during visits home to Buenos Aires from his job as a sports ambassador for the United Arab Emirates, local media reported. The former Argentina captain and coach will use his motivational powers at Deportivo Riestra...
  • Argentine great Maradona accused of attacking photographer 30-07-2013 11:04 AM

    Buenos Aires, Argentina: A celebrity magazine photographer has accused Diego Maradona of kicking him in the groin, filing a police complaint against the Argentine great. Gente magazine photographer Enrique Medina said the attack happened outside Maradona's father's house on Sunday night as he waited to take a picture of the...
  • Lionel Messi overtakes Diego Maradona's Argentina tally with hat-trick 15-06-2013 05:01 PM

    Guatemala City: Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick to help a second-string Argentina record an easy 4-0 away win over Guatemala in a friendly on Friday and overtake Diego Maradona's international goals tally. Messi, who came on as a substitute in recent World Cup qualifiers against Colombia and Ecuador, was given...
  • Maradona enthralls fans in Kerala 24-10-2012 03:26 PM

    Kannur (Kerala): In just 20 minutes that the legendry Diego Maradona held centre stage, he danced, sang and demonstrated jaw-dropping football skills to win thousands of hearts at the Municipal Stadium here Wednesday. Over 50,000 fans started pouring in since early morning for a glimpse of the Argentine star. There...
  • Maradona arrives in Kochi to tumultuous welcome 23-10-2012 12:49 PM

    Kannur: Soccer legend Diego Maradona arrived here to a tumultuous welcome from thousands of football crazy fans from all over the state. The Argentine World Cup winning captain is in the State for Wednesday's inauguration of a new showroom of Boby Chemmanur International Jewellers and Airlines, for which he is...
  • Diego Maradona's website hacked again 27-02-2010 04:20 PM

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  • Rooney is England's Maradona: Venables 30-01-2010 12:02 PM

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  • Argentinians want Maradona's head 10-10-2009 02:27 PM

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