Articles about Diego Maradona

Deigo Maradona is an Argentine retired professional footballer. He was born, October 30, 1960, in Buenos Aires in Argentina. He is famous for his contribution in Argentina's victory against Italy in 1986 FIFA World Cup. In 2008, he was hired as a coach for Argentinian national team. He was awarded as FIFA Player of the 20th Century along with Pele.

27 Nov 2022

FIFA World Cup
FIFA World Cup 2022, Argentina beat Mexico 2-0: Key stats

Argentina overcame Mexico in a crucial Group C match at the FIFA World Cup 2022.

14 Jun 2021

Diego Maradona's death: His doctor, six others to be questioned

In a major development, Diego Maradona's personal physician and six others accused of 'neglecting' the football legend in his final days, will be questioned by Argentine prosecutors from Monday.

01 Dec 2020

Atletico Madrid
Serie A: Key records scripted in gameweek nine

28 goals were scored in gameweek nine of the Serie A 2020-21 season.

28 Nov 2020

Maradona's 'Hand of God' jersey could be available for sale

According to an American sports memorabilia expert, the iconic 'Hand of God' jersey worn by football legend Diego Maradona during Argentina's win over England at the 1986 World Cup quarter-final could be available for sale at $2 million.

27 Nov 2020

Argentina bid an emotional final farewell to Diego Maradona

Over a thousand people gathered on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, bidding a final farewell to football legend Diego Maradona, before he was buried.

26 Nov 2020

FIFA World Cup
Diego Maradona dies aged 60: His career records and stats

One of the greatest football players of all time, Diego Maradona breathed his last on Wednesday. He was 60.

25 Nov 2020

FIFA World Cup
Football legend Diego Maradona dies aged 60

Football legend Diego Maradona has passed away at the age of 60.

28 Apr 2020

Ronaldinho opens up on arrest in fake passport case

Former Brazilian football superstar Ronaldinho said that his arrest and subsequent house arrest in Paraguay for using a false passport was difficult to handle.

24 Dec 2019

Famous football tricks and players who invented them

Football is one of the most followed sports and it brings joy to millions of fans around the globe.

02 Dec 2019

Real Madrid
Ranking the all-time greatest footballers from Argentina

When it comes to a great footballing nations, there are ample countries that come to one's mind.

24 Oct 2019

UEFA Champions League
Champions League, gameweek 3: Here are the Key takeaways

The second set of results in gameweek 3 of the UEFA Champions League 2019-20 season impressed one and all.

20 Sep 2019

Remember these top European performances by Manchester United?

Manchester United are the record champions of England, having won the Premier League on 20 occasions.

14 Aug 2019

Five most bizarre goals in the history of football

Football or soccer is the most played sport globally.

18 Jul 2019

Famous football tricks and players who invented them

Football is one of the most followed sports and it brings joy to millions of fans around the globe.

21 Jun 2019

Here's the list of weird things done by top footballers

The game of football has seen a number of top players being produced over the years.

06 Jun 2019

Diego Maradona wants to fix Manchester United

Manchester United have endured one of the toughest seasons in the post-Ferguson era.

04 May 2019

Messi and Ronaldo are like Federer and Nadal, says Chiellini

The football world has seen several legends like Pele and Diego Maradona, who are considered amongst the greatest.

06 Feb 2019

Real Madrid
Barcelona vs Real Madrid: A history of El Clasico

It is one of the most popular fixtures in world football, and sees the greatest footballing talents in action.

28 Jan 2019

Messi or Maradona? Sir Alex Ferguson reveals his pick

Sir Alex Ferguson, arguably the greatest football manager ever, has now voiced his opinion on who he thinks is the greatest Argentine footballer between Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona.

14 Jan 2019

FIFA World Cup
Maradona recovering in hospital after surgery to stop internal bleeding

Argentine legend and one of the best footballers ever, Diego Maradona, was recently hospitalized according to his lawyer.

23 Oct 2018

Maradona retracts comments about Messi, hails him as 'best footballer'

Football legend Diego Maradona has retracted his earlier statements about Leo Messi being unfit to be the captain of Argentina.

23 Oct 2018

Happy birthday Pele: A look at his extraordinary career

Almost every person, on the earth, who follows football knows that Pele is the ultimate stop when it comes to defining the word 'King'.

14 Oct 2018

FIFA World Cup
Messi visits the toilet 20 times before a match: Maradona

Diego Maradona, the legend who led Argentina to a World Cup victory in 1986, has put forward his views regarding Leo Messi's performance as the captain of the team.

01 Oct 2018

FIFA World Cup
Maradona says Messi should quit the Argentina national team

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has come to the aide of Leo Messi and said that the 31-year-old should quit international football.

07 Sep 2018

FIFA World Cup
El Diego: Maradona appointed as manager of Mexican club

The second division Mexican club Dorados have appointed legendary former Argentine footballer Diego Maradona as their head coach.

04 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup
FIFA World Cup: Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free

Argentina's greatest ever Diego Maradona has gone on to state that he is willing to coach the national team.

29 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
Is Lionel Messi better than Diego Maradona?

Who is a better player- Lionel Messi or Diego Maradona?

28 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
Infamous controversies of Argentine legend Diego Maradona

One of the greatest footballers of all time, the life of Diego Maradona has been governed by two things- football and controversies.

28 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
FIFA World Cup: Unique records scripted by Argentina

When it comes to football, Argentina are considered as one of the giants.

26 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
FIFA WC 2018: How have Argentina performed in previous editions?

Argentina need a win, at any cost, in their final group-stage encounter against Nigeria.

24 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
FIFA World Cup 2018: Lukaku is now joint top scorer

Belgium thrashed Tunisia 5-2 in their Group G encounter to qualify for the round of 16 of the FIFA World Cup 2018.

04 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup: Who are the best forwards this term?

There is plenty of firepower heading to Russia this year and the teams' preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup are in full swing.

11 Dec 2017

West Bengal
Dada vs Diego in Kolkata

Football icon and Argentina's all time great, Diego Maradona, is in the city of joy, Kolkata.

30 Nov 2017

What is so great about the Number 10 jersey?

The BCCI has decided to unofficially retire Sachin Tendulkar's iconic Number 10 jersey, nearly 5 years after the legendary cricketer's retirement from the sport.