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DNA Exclusive: Good and bad side of Argentine football legend Diego Maradona

DNA Exclusive: Good and bad side of Argentine football legend Diego Maradona

In DNA on Thursday, Zee News Editor-in-Chief Sudhir Chaudhary analyses the good and bad side of Argentine football legend Diego Maradona.

Nov 27, 2020, 00:22 AM IST
Diego Maradona dies, Twitterati confuses pop singer Madonna with Argentine great

Diego Maradona dies, Twitterati confuses pop singer Madonna with Argentine great

Following the death of Maradona, pop singer Madonna too began trending as some ignorant and confused users mistook her with the Argentinian.

Nov 26, 2020, 17:24 PM IST
Argentina declares three-day national mourning for football legend Diego Maradona

Argentina declares three-day national mourning for football legend Diego Maradona

Maradona died due to cardiorespiratory arrest at his home in the Tigre district on the northern outskirts of the capital Buenos Aires.  

Nov 26, 2020, 12:40 PM IST
Diego Maradona was a maestro of football: PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Argentina legend

Diego Maradona was a maestro of football: PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Argentina legend

Maradona's untimely demise came just two weeks after he was released from hospital following a brain surgery.

Nov 26, 2020, 10:30 AM IST
Serie A: Atletico Mineiro edge past Botafogo to move three points clear at top

Serie A: Atletico Mineiro edge past Botafogo to move three points clear at top

Jefferson Savarino put the home side ahead after 17 minutes and Eduardo Sasha doubled their lead five minutes into the second half.

Nov 26, 2020, 09:28 AM IST
Maradona dies at 60: When the legend visited India to play match vs Sourav Ganguly

Maradona dies at 60: When the legend visited India to play match vs Sourav Ganguly

Regarded by many as the greatest player to ever play the game of football, Maradona had recently undergone a brain surgery. 

Nov 26, 2020, 08:04 AM IST
A look at Diego Maradona’s timeline: From World Cup win to drug scandal

A look at Diego Maradona’s timeline: From World Cup win to drug scandal

Arguably the greatest footballer of all time, Diego Armando Maradona breathed his last on Wednesday. With his scintillating performances, Maradona had taken Argentina to the 1986 World Cup win.

Nov 26, 2020, 01:41 AM IST
Remembering Diego Maradona: Watch him score the ‘Goal of the Century’ in this classic video!

Remembering Diego Maradona: Watch him score the ‘Goal of the Century’ in this classic video!

Diego Maradona passed away on Wednesday at the age of 60. In the 1986 World Cup quarter-final against England, Maradona scored a breathtaking goal which was later voted as 'The Goal of the Century.'

Nov 26, 2020, 01:14 AM IST
Remembering ‘Hand of God’: Here’s how Diego Maradona scored his most famous goal in 1986 World Cup

Remembering ‘Hand of God’: Here’s how Diego Maradona scored his most famous goal in 1986 World Cup

Argentine football legend, Diego Marado passed away on Wednesday after suffering a massive heart attack. Widely called as the greatest footballer of all time, Maradona scored two of his most famous

Nov 26, 2020, 00:00 AM IST
We feel like a boxer who has been knocked out: Football fraternity reacts to Argentine football legend Diego Maradona's death

We feel like a boxer who has been knocked out: Football fraternity reacts to Argentine football legend Diego Maradona's death

Former Brazilian retired professional footballer Pelé said, "For sure, one day we will kick a ball together in heaven."

Nov 25, 2020, 23:43 PM IST
One day we'll kick a ball together in the sky above, says Pelé after Diego Maradona dies aged 60

One day we'll kick a ball together in the sky above, says Pelé after Diego Maradona dies aged 60

Diego Maradona reportedly died of a massive heart attack.

Nov 25, 2020, 22:50 PM IST
Diego Maradona, Argentine football legend, dies of cardiac arrest at 60

Diego Maradona, Argentine football legend, dies of cardiac arrest at 60

Maradona was widely considered as the greatest football player of all times and mesmerized the world with his astonishong dribbling skills. With his scintillating performances, Maradona had taken

Nov 25, 2020, 22:12 PM IST
'It`s time for UEFA, FIFA to think’: FC Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman slams packed football calendar

'It`s time for UEFA, FIFA to think’: FC Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman slams packed football calendar

Ronald Koeman's outburst came after Barcelona's two first team players, Gerard Pique and Sergi Roberto both got injured in their recent game against Atletico Madrid. To prevent further injuries,

Nov 23, 2020, 23:04 PM IST
South Africa defender Anele Ngcongca killed in car accident

South Africa defender Anele Ngcongca killed in car accident

Ngcongca, 33, was a member of South Africa squad at the 2010 World Cup, won 53 caps over seven years in the national team. 

Nov 23, 2020, 20:55 PM IST
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah set to resume training after testing negative for COVID-19

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah set to resume training after testing negative for COVID-19

In what may come as a major boost to Liverpool, forward Mohamed Salah is all set to return to training after testing negative for the novel coronavirus.

Nov 23, 2020, 13:38 PM IST
Video: Shocking! English footballer filmed twice on camera grabbing opponent's private parts

Video: Shocking! English footballer filmed twice on camera grabbing opponent's private parts

The incident took place during the second-half of Preston North End's Championship clash against Sheffield Wednesday at Deepdale Stadium in Preston in England on Saturday.

Nov 23, 2020, 13:04 PM IST
Premier League: Liverpool go level with leaders Tottenham Hotspur; Arsenal held by Leeds United

Premier League: Liverpool go level with leaders Tottenham Hotspur; Arsenal held by Leeds United

Ten-man Arsenal hung on for a 0-0 draw at Leeds United after Nicolas Pepe was sent off for a headbutt early in the second half at Elland Road.

Nov 23, 2020, 12:21 PM IST
FC Barcelona's defensive worries increase with long-term injuries to Gerard Pique, Sergi Roberto

FC Barcelona's defensive worries increase with long-term injuries to Gerard Pique, Sergi Roberto

FC Barcelona's two first choice players - Gerard Pique and Sergi Roberto were both injured in Saturday's game against Atletico Madrid. Barca had lost the game 1-0 after a howler by goalkeeper Marc-

Nov 22, 2020, 23:57 PM IST
Indian Super League: Igor Angulo's brace helps FC Goa settle for 2-2 draw against Bengaluru FC

Indian Super League: Igor Angulo's brace helps FC Goa settle for 2-2 draw against Bengaluru FC

FC Goa will next lock horns with Mumbai City on Wednesday, while Bengaluru will take on Hyderabad on Saturday.

Nov 22, 2020, 22:50 PM IST
Serie A: Romelu Lukaku's brace guides Inter Milan to 4-2 win over Torino

Serie A: Romelu Lukaku's brace guides Inter Milan to 4-2 win over Torino

Inter, who face Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday, move up to fifth place on 15 points, while Torino are 18th with five points.

Nov 22, 2020, 22:30 PM IST