Diego Maradona

Argentine club makes throne for coach Diego Maradona

The club said Maradona will also sign replicas of the throne to be sold in the club shop. 

Jan 25, 2020, 17:01 PM IST

Diego Maradona in line to be named Venezuela head coach

Argentinian legend Diego Maradona is in line to replace Rafael Dudamel as the head coach of the Venezuela football national team.

Jan 06, 2020, 12:35 PM IST

Diego Maradona to continue as Gimnasia y Esgrima coach

Maradona took the job in September on the condition Gabriel Pellegrino stay on as club president and Pellegrino’s decision not to run caused Maradona`s surprise resignation.

Nov 22, 2019, 13:13 PM IST

FIFA World Cup winner Jose Luis Brown dies at 62

Brown, affectionately referred to by his nickname `Tata`, spent most of his playing career at Estudiantes, making close to 300 league appearances for the club.

Aug 13, 2019, 11:45 AM IST

Painful to see Lionel Messi's career going on without titles, says Al Ahly coach Martin Lasarte

Al Ahly coach Martin Lasarte also said that the "Barcelona star should not be blamed as he is just a human."

Jul 23, 2019, 16:31 PM IST

Diego Maradona dismisses Alzheimer's rumours

Argentina football great Diego Maradona has posted a video on the social media denying reports that he was suffering from Alzheimer's disease.

Jun 21, 2019, 14:27 PM IST

Carlo Ancelotti demands courage, intelligence and heart from Napoli

Bidding to win their first European trophy since a Diego Maradona-inspired side won the old UEFA Cup in 1989, Napoli host the English Premier League side on Thursday in the second leg of their tie, trailing 2-0 from last week`s first match.

Apr 17, 2019, 18:36 PM IST

Ski-Jumping: 'Flying Finn' Matti Nykanen dies at 55

Nykanen won four Olympic gold medals, three of them at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada, when he became the first ski jumper to triumph on both the normal and large hill.

Feb 05, 2019, 12:52 PM IST

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

Diego Maradona to extend stay at Mexican club Dorados

Dorados will play their first game of the season against Celaya at home on Sunday.

Jan 05, 2019, 10:06 AM IST

Diego Maradona discharged from hospital after internal bleeding scare

Maradona last fell ill during the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, where he was filmed passing out in an executive box at the Argentina-Nigeria game.

Jan 05, 2019, 07:40 AM IST

Diego Maradona better than Lionel Messi, says Pele

Pele and Maradona have not always seen eye to eye, but Pele said the pair now enjoy a "perfect" relationship.

Dec 06, 2018, 07:45 AM IST

After Diego Maradona, legendary striker Mario Kempes keen to coach Argentina football team

Maradona, who led Argentina to World Cup win in 1986 and coached the team which reached the final of the 2014 tournament, has declared that he is ready to coach the national side for free.

Jul 06, 2018, 14:26 PM IST

FIFA chides Diego Maradona over 'robbery' comments

"Following comments made by Diego Armando Maradona, FIFA reprimand the criticism of the performance of the match officials which it considers to have been positive in a tough and highly emotional match," said the global soccer body in a statement.

Jul 05, 2018, 15:12 PM IST

Diego Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free

The former Boca Juniors and Napoli player coached Argentina at the 2010 World Cup, where his team were beaten 4-0 by Germany at the quarter-final stage.

Jul 03, 2018, 17:36 PM IST

Diego Maradona declares $10,000 reward on man who spread death rumour: Reports

Legendary footballer Diego Maradona has announced a reward of $10,000 on the man who spread rumours about his death after Argentina defeated Nigeria 2-1 in Group D clash in FIFA World Cup 2018.

Jun 29, 2018, 00:03 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Nigeria vs Argentina - See Pics

Argentina secured a rather narrow 2-1 win to just about sneak into the next round of FIFA World Cup 2018.


Jun 27, 2018, 09:47 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Did Diego Maradona snort baby powder? Twitter questions 'white substance' on glass

Throughout the Argentina vs Nigeria match, Diego Maradona showcased a range of emotions. Moments after the match, he had to be escorted inside due to a medical emergency.

Jun 27, 2018, 08:06 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Diego Maradona shows fans the finger during Argentina vs Nigeria clash

Diego Maradona has been slammed for conduct unbecoming of an icon. He also received medical attention shortly after the match but didn't garner much sympathy for it.

Jun 27, 2018, 07:30 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Diego Maradona calls for meeting with Argentina players

The two-time world champions must beat Nigeria in Saint Petersburg if they are to avoid a premature exit following a disastrous 0-3 defeat by Croatia.

Jun 25, 2018, 10:58 AM IST