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# el-diez - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Maradona progressing well after brain surgery
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Maradona progressing well after brain surgery

Nov 10th 2020, 8:32 AM 7,117 Views 2 Comments

The 60-year-old underwent surgery last Tuesday to remove a clot lodged between his brain and skull.

# el-diez - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Diego Maradona: Pochettino should take charge of 'biggest team in the world' Boca
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Diego Maradona: Pochettino should take charge of 'biggest team in the world' Boca

Dec 17th 2019, 7:08 PM 8,966 Views 8 Comments

While dismissing a return to the Argentine giants, the legendary attacker nominated the former Spurs coach for the job.

# el-diez - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Diego Maradona undergoes successful surgery
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Diego Maradona undergoes successful surgery

Jan 13th 2019, 1:01 PM 3,591 Views 3 Comments

The 58-year-old Dorados coach has had an operation and will “return to work as soon as possible”.

# el-diez - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Diego Maradona makes winning start in Mexico
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Diego Maradona makes winning start in Mexico

Sep 18th 2018, 9:03 AM 4,124 Views 1 Comment

The Argentina icon is up and running with his latest club.

# el-diez - Friday 27 July, 2018

Diego Maradona calls into live TV show to call nephew a 'coward'
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Diego Maradona calls into live TV show to call nephew a 'coward'

Jul 27th 2018, 9:46 AM 14,538 Views 4 Comments

Argentina great Diego Maradona called Canal9 television show ‘Confrontados’ to criticise his nephew live on air.

# el-diez - Friday 6 July, 2018

Maradona apologises to Fifa over England 'monumental theft' claim
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Maradona apologises to Fifa over England 'monumental theft' claim

Jul 6th 2018, 9:35 AM 6,155 Views 7 Comments

Referee Mark Geiger was slammed by the outspoken Argentina legend, who has now admitted he went too far in his criticisms.

# el-diez - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Fifa rebukes Maradona's 'inappropriate' referee claims
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Fifa rebukes Maradona's 'inappropriate' referee claims

Jul 5th 2018, 9:03 AM 4,324 Views 0 Comments

The Argentina great said Colombia were victims of a “monumental theft” against England.

# el-diez - Saturday 30 June, 2018

FIFA backs 'football great' Maradona but urges World Cup star to be respectful
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FIFA backs 'football great' Maradona but urges World Cup star to be respectful

Jun 30th 2018, 8:42 AM 6,935 Views 13 Comments

The former Napoli and Barcelona No 10 has been a colourful presence in the stands for his home nation, but his behaviour has attracted criticism.

# el-diez - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Maradona receives treatment after Argentina's dramatic win
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Maradona receives treatment after Argentina's dramatic win

Jun 27th 2018, 12:01 AM 44,521 Views 29 Comments

The Argentina icon required treatment after his nation reached the last 16 at the World Cup.

# el-diez - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Maradona says Dani Alves is an idiot after Juve defender criticises Hand of God
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Maradona says Dani Alves is an idiot after Juve defender criticises Hand of God

Jun 20th 2017, 10:15 PM 9,722 Views 22 Comments

‘I wouldn’t be able to tell my son that I won a World Cup like this,’ the Brazilian said.

# el-diez - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Shilton, Maradona trade barbs over 'Hand of God'
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Shilton, Maradona trade barbs over 'Hand of God'

Jun 22nd 2016, 7:43 PM 10,212 Views 23 Comments

The Hand of God incident happened 30 years ago today.

# el-diez - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Maradona was caught telling Pele that Messi's no leader... but El Diego says it wasn't criticism
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Maradona was caught telling Pele that Messi's no leader... but El Diego says it wasn't criticism

Jun 12th 2016, 8:25 AM 5,201 Views 4 Comments

That’s some three ball.

# el-diez - Thursday 12 June, 2014

The greatest World Cup tragedies: Diego Maradona, USA 1994
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The greatest World Cup tragedies: Diego Maradona, USA 1994

Jun 12th 2014, 10:00 AM 55,094 Views 15 Comments

South American football specialist Marcela Mora y Araujo tells us about the traumatic scandal that still reverberates through Argentinian football.

# el-diez - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Maradona compares Brazil final scalp to an 'orgasm'
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Maradona compares Brazil final scalp to an 'orgasm'

Jun 11th 2014, 10:11 PM 7,459 Views 14 Comments

Winning a tournament is a lot like making love to a beautiful woman.

# el-diez - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

World Cup hopefuls Germany could wilt in Brazilian heat, warns Diego Maradona
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World Cup hopefuls Germany could wilt in Brazilian heat, warns Diego Maradona

Mar 26th 2014, 8:56 PM 3,741 Views 5 Comments

El Diego fancies them to impress though.

# el-diez - Saturday 16 March, 2013

VIDEO: Diego Maradona has still got it, baby
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VIDEO: Diego Maradona has still got it, baby

Mar 16th 2013, 12:19 PM 1,704 Views 2 Comments

Check out the tekkers from El Diez in Dubai this week.

# el-diez - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Diego Maradona: 'Hand of God' delivered Argentine pope
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Diego Maradona: 'Hand of God' delivered Argentine pope

Mar 14th 2013, 2:49 PM 7,990 Views 29 Comments

In my country the ‘hand of God’ has now brought about an Argentine pope,” says El Diego.

# el-diez - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Diego Maradona, 51, stunned by partner's pregnancy
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Diego Maradona, 51, stunned by partner's pregnancy

Oct 20th 2012, 5:23 PM 2,410 Views 2 Comments

The World Cup winner’s 34-year-old partner Veronica Ojeda is five months pregnant with the footballer’s fourth child.

# el-diez - Monday 2 April, 2012

Maradona's team defends scuffle with heckling fans
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Maradona's team defends scuffle with heckling fans

Apr 2nd 2012, 3:42 PM 348 Views 0 Comments

the Argentina legend stormed into the stands to confront fans who were taunting his girlfriend and the wives of players.

# el-diez - Monday 16 May, 2011

Go east: Maradona takes job with United Arab Emirates club
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Go east: Maradona takes job with United Arab Emirates club

May 16th 2011, 12:16 PM 129 Views 0 Comments

Argentina legend is back on the sidelines for the first time since last summer’s World Cup… with Al Wasl.