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Diego Maradona


Diego Maradona death investigation widens to include three new suspects

February 10, 2021 2:20 pm

Diego Maradona, who guided Argentina to FIFA World Cup glory in 1986, died at the age of 60 of a heart attack on November 25, weeks after being released from a hospital in Buenos Aires.

'What killed Maradona': Diego's lifestyle became perfect prescription for his death

January 23, 2021 9:30 am

"What killed Maradona' is a documentary that pieces together the painful life of football legend off the field.

Bayern Munich reach zenith, Liverpool end drought in the time of coronavirus

December 31, 2020 1:22 pm

Ranging from fanless stadiums to bio-security bubbles to virtually-generated crowd noises to exhaustive COVID-19 testing, 2020 pioneered in shattering the norms of football.

Kerala jeweller to honour 'close friend' Diego Maradona with museum

December 07, 2020 8:03 pm

The proposed infotainment centre is set to have a life-size gold sculpture of Diego Maradona scoring his infamous "The Hand of God" goal as its chief attraction.

How Argentinian football star Maradona became an Indian superhero

December 04, 2020 8:48 am

The rise of Maradona transformed Indians’ predominant sober Brazilian fan identity into aggressive Argentine fandom. The Indian media, too, placed him on such a high pedestal that he replaced Pele as the last word in football.

Lionel Messi fined 600 euros for tribute to Diego Maradona

December 03, 2020 2:51 pm

The federation’s competitions committee fined the Argentine player for his actions after scoring in Barcelona’s 4-0 win over Osasuna in the Spanish league on Sunday.

Women’s team player threatened for Maradona protest in Spain

December 02, 2020 2:51 pm

Dapena said she didn’t want to participate in the tribute to the Argentina great, who died last week at age 60, because of past accusations of domestic violence made against him.

Like in other corners of the world, India too had its ‘Maradona’

December 03, 2020 2:53 pm

With a diminutive frame and sudden acceleration, India quickly found for Krishanu Dey football's most stratospheric adjective - Indian Maradona.

Wider Image: Argentines celebrate 'eternal love' for Maradona with tattoos

December 01, 2020 9:10 am

The death of Maradona has highlighted the almost cult-like adoration that grew up around the player nicknamed “el dios” (or God), who mesmerised on the pitch and inspired fans off it despite long, public battles with addiction.

Goal celebrations around the world pay tribute to Diego Maradona, maestro's daughter moved to tears

December 01, 2020 7:56 am

From Argentina to Europe and even in Asia, Sunday's football matches everywhere in the world had the aura of Diego Maradona hanging over.


Football legend paces away: Classic Diego Maradona moments

November 25, 2020 11:45 pm

Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona, widely regarded as one of the game's greatest ever players, died of a heart attack on Wednesday, his lawyer said.