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Diego Maradona recovering in hospital after surgery

Maradona has suffered frequent periods in hospital over the years, often due to the extravagant lifestyle that helped him become one of the most admired players of the 20th century.

Jan 15, 2019, 09:17 AM IST

Manchester City coach Manuel Pellegrini cautions Sergio Aguero about his fitness

English football giants Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has urged star striker Sergio Aguero to "listen to his body" and not play for Argentina in their next set of World Cup qualifiers if he hasn't recovered fully from his current hamstring injury.

Oct 18, 2015, 19:48 PM IST

Diego Maradona baptised in Jordan River

Legendary Argentina footballer Diego Maradona has got baptised in the West Asian river Jordan here on the same place where Jesus Christ is believed to have been baptised.

May 07, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

'Scathing' Diego Maradona slams Sepp Blatter for plunging FIFA into 'anarchy'

Legendary Argentina footballer Diego Maradona has launched a blistering tirade on Sepp Blatter, accusing the FIFA president of plummeting the world football's governing body into 'anarchy' in his tenure.

May 05, 2015, 23:21 PM IST