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Just Arsenal
Arsenal centre-back targets analysed (1) – Rugani v Koulibalyconceding just 32 goals (a decrease of 22 on the previous season) and K2’s deve
Arsenal centre-back targets analysed (1) – Rugani v Koulibaly
Just Arsenal / Posted 31 minutes ago
conceding just 32 goals (a decrease of 22 on the previous season) and K2’s development was key to this. Napoli hero Diego Maradona made the claim, “He is phenomenal, the best defender in Serie A. There is a lot of racism around him,” …… “if he was... Read more
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Chelsea FC
Post-Season Briefingof the Eden 2: The no.10’s wonder strike at Anfield after a dazzling run in the
Post-Season Briefing
Chelsea FC / Posted 5 hours ago
of the Eden 2: The no.10’s wonder strike at Anfield after a dazzling run in the shape of an ampersand. Not quite Maradona: ‘He wasn’t Maradona but he came close’. Jose Mourinho on Pedro’s debut goal at West Brom in August. Close but no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Day - Long Way to Godictatorships and civil wars. Gone are the days of military rulers like Ibrahi
Africa Day - Long Way to Go
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
dictatorships and civil wars. Gone are the days of military rulers like Ibrahim Babangida who earned the nickname "Maradona" on account of his deceitful tendency to shift the goalposts whenever the time came for him to hand over power. Only... Read more
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SportingNews
10 of the greatest soccer players everyone should recognizecomplete footballer in the history of the game, 5. Johan Cruyff Total Footbal
10 of the greatest soccer players everyone should recognize
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
complete footballer in the history of the game, 5. Johan Cruyff Total Football 4. Zinedine Zidane 3. Pelé 2. Diego Maradona Maradona was probably the most talented player ever. The Argentine played with heart, and he looked like a tiger on... Read more
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livesoccertv
Messi stats & highlights: Argentina's Copa America Centenario star to watchas a gold medal in the 2008 Olympics remains his only silverware with Argentina
Messi stats & highlights: Argentina's Copa America Centenario star to watch
livesoccertv / Posted yesterday
as a gold medal in the 2008 Olympics remains his only silverware with Argentina. The man compared to the legendary Diego Maradona has guided La Albiceleste to a World Cup and Copa America final, but experienced heartbreaking defeats in both... Read more
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DW
Zidane on cusp of greatness as Real take on Atletico in Champions League final |title - however his time on guiding things from the toughline was short-lived.
Zidane on cusp of greatness as Real take on Atletico in Champions League final |
DW / Posted yesterday
title - however his time on guiding things from the toughline was short-lived. The other greats such as Pele, Diego Maradona, Michel Platini, Alfredo di Stefano or Ferenc Puskas had either no or only a modicum of managerial success. But... Read more
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TEAMTalk
A journey of pain: A fan's account of watching England over the yearshad scored during that Paraguay match we were up against Argentina in the last
A journey of pain: A fan's account of watching England over the years
TEAMTalk / Posted yesterday
had scored during that Paraguay match we were up against Argentina in the last eight. This, of course, was when Diego Maradona performed the ultimate Jekyll and Hyde act by punching in the opener and, moments later, brilliantly dribbling... Read more
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asianage
Brand new champion good for IPLa low score and ABD who is the supreme striker of the newfangled game. If Kohli
Brand new champion good for IPL
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
a low score and ABD who is the supreme striker of the newfangled game. If Kohli has the markings of becoming the Pele of cricket, then ABD is Maradona. To down them, a team would need a big striker to have a field day, maybe a McCullum or a W... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Pele: Lionel Messi my favourite playeris Pele's 'favourite player' Pele has named Lionel Messi at the top of his lis
Pele: Lionel Messi my favourite player
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
is Pele's 'favourite player' Pele has named Lionel Messi at the top of his list of all-time best players, ahead of Diego Maradona, while saying he was almost brought to tears by Brazil's World Cup defeat to Germany two years ago. Brazilian... Read more
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Football Australia
Ex PAOK Aussie John Anastasiadis looks ahead to Socceroos v Greeceto play Napoli [in the UEFA Cup],” Anastasiadis recalled to www.socceroos.com.a
Ex PAOK Aussie John Anastasiadis looks ahead to Socceroos v Greece
Football Australia / Posted 2 days ago
to play Napoli [in the UEFA Cup],” Anastasiadis recalled to www.socceroos.com.au. “Obviously it meant the great [Diego] Maradona was coming to our ground. To rub shoulders with arguably the greatest player at that time was mind blowing. “I... Read more
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give me sport
Pele reveals who he thinks is the greatest footballer of all-timeplayer of all-time. "First there was [Alfredo] Di Stefano, then [Johan] Cruyff
Pele reveals who he thinks is the greatest footballer of all-time
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
player of all-time. "First there was [Alfredo] Di Stefano, then [Johan] Cruyff, [Franz] Beckenbauer, Bobby Charlton, Maradona and now there is Messi. But there’s only one winner out of those names, according to Pele. “Leo is the one I like... Read more
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International Business Times
Pep Guardiola arrival gives Manchester City the edge in signing Lionel Messi - if he leaves Barcelona of twilight seasons in New York. Then again, Pelé also won three World Cups and
Pep Guardiola arrival gives Manchester City the edge in signing Lionel Messi - if he leaves Barcelona
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
of twilight seasons in New York. Then again, Pelé also won three World Cups and played in a very different era. Diego Maradona might be a more meaningful comparison: he proved himself at international level and at a variety of clubs in a... Read more
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Gamasutra
Maradona unveiled as the star of BFB Champions: Global Kick-OffTOKYO, May 25, 2016 CYBIRD Co., Ltd. Japanese game developer CYBIRD Co., Ltd.
Maradona unveiled as the star of BFB Champions: Global Kick-Off
Gamasutra / Posted 3 days ago
TOKYO, May 25, 2016 CYBIRD Co., Ltd. Japanese game developer CYBIRD Co., Ltd. announced today that Diego Maradona will be the star player for its new football game BFB Champions: Global Kick-Off. BFB Champions: Global Kick-Off is a sequel to the... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Giulianelli: Pep wants Morata at Man City; Mourinho held Higuain talks Tuesdayagreement with the Argentinian over a new contract that would permit him to bec
Giulianelli: Pep wants Morata at Man City; Mourinho held Higuain talks Tuesday
tribalfootball.com / Posted 3 days ago
agreement with the Argentinian over a new contract that would permit him to become, definitively, the heir of Diego Armando Maradona in the collective consciousness of the Napoli supporters, who are still dreaming of winning titles again after so... Read more
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Goal.com
Move over Alicia Keys! Here are the greatest football songs everby many as the greatest World Cup tune of all time.RODRIGO BUENO - LA MANO DE D
Move over Alicia Keys! Here are the greatest football songs ever
Goal.com / Posted 3 days ago
by many as the greatest World Cup tune of all time.RODRIGO BUENO - LA MANO DE DIOS The most famous song about Diego Maradona. Performed by cuarteto music legend Rodrigo Bueno, this song is regarded as a dance classic in Argentina and tells... Read more
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Squawka
From Best to Ronaldo: Charting Man United’s most famous no.7sachieved by those who have worn it previously. Take the Argentina No.10 for in
From Best to Ronaldo: Charting Man United’s most famous no.7s
Squawka / Posted 4 days ago
achieved by those who have worn it previously. Take the Argentina No.10 for instance, worn by such luminaries as Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi, or the Netherlands No.14 made iconic by the brilliant Johan Cruyff at the 1974 World Cup. For... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Cox: Ronaldo needs a career-defining momentin the 1958 World Cup final against Sweden, when he lofted the ball over a defe
Cox: Ronaldo needs a career-defining moment
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 4 days ago
in the 1958 World Cup final against Sweden, when he lofted the ball over a defender's head before volleying home. Diego Maradona had his mazy dribble through the England defence in 1986. Of modern players, Zinedine Zidane's incredible volley in... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Michael Arace commentary | Joking aside, Draymond Green's kick a defining momentair, Billy Jack taking his right foot and whapping a guy’s right cheek, Donald
Michael Arace commentary | Joking aside, Draymond Green's kick a defining moment
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
air, Billy Jack taking his right foot and whapping a guy’s right cheek, Donald O’Connor at the apex of a grand jete, Diego Maradona working his way through Athletic Bilbao like a Rockette (oh, check that one out) and, of course, the Karate Kid... Read more
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Daily Mail
The history behind the San Siro ahead of the Champions League finalwhen it was constructed in the mid-1920s A series of world icons have played t
The history behind the San Siro ahead of the Champions League final
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
when it was constructed in the mid-1920s A series of world icons have played there, from John Charles and Pele to Diego Maradona and Ruud Gullit Fierce rivals AC Milan and Inter Milan have been shared tenants of the iconic stadium since the... Read more
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Goal.com
Milan won in 1990 only because of tacticsby beating Benfica. Milan closed their Serie A campaign by winning only three
Milan won in 1990 only because of tactics
Goal.com / Posted 4 days ago
by beating Benfica. Milan closed their Serie A campaign by winning only three of their last seven matches, allowing Diego Maradona and Napoli to blow past them to the Scudetto with five consecutive wins. Carlo Ancelotti told Goal about the... Read more
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Just Arsenal
Arsenal’s top striker targets fully analysedon a salary of 5.5 million Euros a year. There was talk of him emulating the im
Arsenal’s top striker targets fully analysed
Just Arsenal / Posted 6 days ago
on a salary of 5.5 million Euros a year. There was talk of him emulating the impact of 80s Napoli star- countryman Diego Maradona, another football demi-god. Rather than thrive under the pressure, it seemed to get to him- his name became... Read more
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King Fut
The Scout: Paris Saint-Germain's Omar YaisienEgypt U-20 national team grabbed a 1-0 away win over Rwanda in... Argetinean f
The Scout: Paris Saint-Germain's Omar Yaisien
King Fut / Posted 6 days ago
Egypt U-20 national team grabbed a 1-0 away win over Rwanda in... Argetinean football legend Diego Maradona praised Al Ahly’s performance in their... The next two weeks are crucial to Egypt’s 2018 World Cup qualifying... After announcing his... Read more
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King Fut
Maradona: Al Ahly played superbly against RomaFootball legend and icon Maradona watched the match from main stands of the Haz
Maradona: Al Ahly played superbly against Roma
King Fut / Posted 6 days ago
Football legend and icon Maradona watched the match from main stands of the Hazza Bin Zayed stadium. “Al Ahly played well against AS Roma; also, the fans were outstanding and they deserve to be praised,” Maradona said in a televised interview. He... Read more
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New Kerala
Argentinos Juniors relegated to second division - newkerala.com #67092Buenos Aires, May 22 : Argentine team Argentinos Juniors, where Diego Maradona
Argentinos Juniors relegated to second division - newkerala.com #67092
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Buenos Aires, May 22 : Argentine team Argentinos Juniors, where Diego Maradona kicked off his career, were relegated to the second division despite defeating Atletico Rafaela in their last match. The team from the La Paternal neighborhood in Buenos... Read more
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livesoccertv
Argentina's Copa America Centenario roster, matches, live stream/TV infois a shocking stat, but the South American powerhouse that is Argentina, the na
Argentina's Copa America Centenario roster, matches, live stream/TV info
livesoccertv / Posted 7 days ago
is a shocking stat, but the South American powerhouse that is Argentina, the nation that has produced the likes of Diego Maradona, Lionel Messi, and Gabriel Batistuta have not won Copa America since 1993. La Albiceleste’s unsuccessful spell in... Read more
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give me sport
Maria Sharapova to have greatest legacy despite Australian Open lossgreat, he had a right football as beautiful as anybody in the world, but the gr
Maria Sharapova to have greatest legacy despite Australian Open loss
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
great, he had a right football as beautiful as anybody in the world, but the greatest? - I'm sure the likes of Pele, Diego Maradona, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi would have something to say about that. Nonetheless, Beckham made himself an... Read more
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Vavel
Hamsik reveals he may never leave Napoliending with, “I may never move.” Marek Hamsik will enter the 2016/2017 Serie A
Hamsik reveals he may never leave Napoli
Vavel / Posted 8 days ago
ending with, “I may never move.” Marek Hamsik will enter the 2016/2017 Serie A season on par with Napoli legend, Diego Maradona. Both have scored 81 goals for club and Hamsik only one away from surpassing the legend. Touching on these... Read more
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football411
Nolito: I'm not mad at BarcelonaI always try to get away from these things," Nolito told Weloba. "In life you
Nolito: I'm not mad at Barcelona
football411 / Posted 8 days ago
I always try to get away from these things," Nolito told Weloba. "In life you do not know what can happen. One day you are Maradona and the other you're a turd! "I understand that Barca fans appreciate me. I was there for three years and Barca B... Read more
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Goal.com
No Barcelona move, no problem - Nolitowho is not angry and I always try to get away from these things. "In life you
No Barcelona move, no problem - Nolito
Goal.com / Posted 8 days ago
who is not angry and I always try to get away from these things. "In life you do not know what can happen. One day you are Maradona and the other you're a turd!" Nolito has fond memories of his time at Camp Nou and is keen to focus on his Euro... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
One day you're Maradona, the next you're a turd! Celta Vigo forward Nolito has been frequently linked in the Spanish media wit
One day you're Maradona, the next you're a turd!
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 8 days ago
Celta Vigo forward Nolito has been frequently linked in the Spanish media with a transfer move to Barcelona. During the January transfer window it was suggested that a deal to Camp Nou collapsed... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Giulianelli: Mourinho in Manchester for 23rd; Dzeko close to Liverpool; Arsenal must up Xhaka bidthinking seriously about his future, but the Copa America is around the corner.
Giulianelli: Mourinho in Manchester for 23rd; Dzeko close to Liverpool; Arsenal must up Xhaka bid
tribalfootball.com / Posted 8 days ago
thinking seriously about his future, but the Copa America is around the corner. The final decision will be taken after the continental competition. Let's see if Napoli, after Diego Maradona, will be able to bewitch forever another world class play... Read more
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give me sport
David Beckham answers the Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi questionis a debate that won’t stop when the two superstars retire - it will continue t
David Beckham answers the Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi question
give me sport / Posted 8 days ago
is a debate that won’t stop when the two superstars retire - it will continue to run and run, much in the same way Pele v Maradona has done for years.Beckham: Zidane was born to manage Real Madrid In his interview with the Spanish publication,... Read more
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Soccer Way
No Barca, no problem for Nolito who is not angry and I always try to get away from these things. "In life you
No Barca, no problem for Nolito
Soccer Way / Posted 8 days ago
who is not angry and I always try to get away from these things. "In life you do not know what can happen. One day you are Maradona and the other you're a turd!" Nolito has fond memories of his time at Camp Nou and is keen to focus on his Euro... Read more
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soccernews
No Barca, no problem for Nolitowho is not angry and I always try to get away from these things. “In life you
No Barca, no problem for Nolito
soccernews / Posted 8 days ago
who is not angry and I always try to get away from these things. “In life you do not know what can happen. One day you are Maradona and the other you’re a turd!” Nolito has fond memories of his time at Camp Nou and is keen to focus on his Euro... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Bellarabi, Milik & Insigne among six tipped for Euro 2016 stardomagility to glide past defenders – and he also has an eye for a pass. He has eve
Bellarabi, Milik & Insigne among six tipped for Euro 2016 stardom
TEAMTalk / Posted 9 days ago
agility to glide past defenders – and he also has an eye for a pass. He has even been compared to Argentina legend, Diego Maradona, while his former Napoli team-mate Goran Pandev has referred to him as the “Italian Messi”. He has not always been... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Vengeance is all mine, unfortunatelymiddle of the game. That usually doesn’t happen in sports, except for during t
Vengeance is all mine, unfortunately
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
middle of the game. That usually doesn’t happen in sports, except for during the 1986 World Cup, when Argentina star Diego Maradona left during the second half of a tie game with Germany to make a run to Dairy Queen. It wasn’t just ice cream. A... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Diego Maradona makes fun of England in funny new beer adverthe borrow that suit off the Liverpool 1996 FA Cup final squad? Then, out of no
Diego Maradona makes fun of England in funny new beer advert
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
he borrow that suit off the Liverpool 1996 FA Cup final squad? Then, out of nowhere, God - in the shape of Diego Maradona - appears and tells him, "The only thing that can save football is love - build a football pitch" - as opposed to an... Read more
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Daily Star
Footie legend Diego Maradona plays God in new beer advertfor football." He says: "Noah, the only thing that can save football is the lo
Footie legend Diego Maradona plays God in new beer advert
Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
for football." He says: "Noah, the only thing that can save football is the love for football, build a pitch." LEGEND: Maradona has appeared as God in a Mexican beer commercial CENBIBLICAL: Noah and the football players build a pitch to save... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Post-'Lucha', Argentina's Leonas target elusive gold medalrivals' defensive systems." Argentina may, however, still miss the dribbling r
Post-'Lucha', Argentina's Leonas target elusive gold medal
Reuters Sports News / Posted 10 days ago
rivals' defensive systems." Argentina may, however, still miss the dribbling runs that earned Aymar the epithet of the Maradona of women’s hockey and were often a key to the team's successes. Minadeo said the newer girls in the team were being... Read more
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International Business Times
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger labels Mauricio Pochettino 'hard working' and 'promising' for his French counterpart after comparing his contribution to football on par
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger labels Mauricio Pochettino 'hard working' and 'promising'
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
for his French counterpart after comparing his contribution to football on par with the likes of Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona. "That's honestly too big a compliment!" Wenger said, referring to Pochettino's praise earlier in the season, as... Read more
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International Business Times
Tottenham must match 'dedicated' Harry Kane's ambition says Jamie Redknapp 22-year-old's remarkable rise has already seen him linked with moves to Manches
Tottenham must match 'dedicated' Harry Kane's ambition says Jamie Redknapp
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
22-year-old's remarkable rise has already seen him linked with moves to Manchester United and Napoli, where Diego Maradona wants the England international to replace the €90m-rated Gonzalo Higuain. Ex-Old Trafford defender Gary Pallister... Read more
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give me sport
Drug abuse continues to plague athletics - here's four of the biggest doping scandalsNOW: http://gms.to/writenow Football News Sport has forever been plagued by d
Drug abuse continues to plague athletics - here's four of the biggest doping scandals
give me sport / Posted 11 days ago
NOW: http://gms.to/writenow Football News Sport has forever been plagued by drug scandals, with Lance Armstong, Diego Maradona and Floyd Landis to name but a few fraudsters. But none more so than in athletics is drug abuse so prevalent, with... Read more
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Goal.com
'Son of a bi***, your mother is a wh***' - Maradona's explosive spell at Sevilla - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe As the Andalucians prepare to
'Son of a bi***, your mother is a wh***' - Maradona's explosive spell at Sevilla
Goal.com / Posted 11 days ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe As the Andalucians prepare to make... Read more
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Evening Standard
Oasis film is call to arms for a new band, says producerin October and Gay-Rees and his long-term collaborator Asif Kapadia are about t
Oasis film is call to arms for a new band, says producer
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
in October and Gay-Rees and his long-term collaborator Asif Kapadia are about to start work on a documentary about Diego Maradona and have another legendary footballer in their sights - Steven Gerrard. Gay-Rees said the pair, both Liverpool... Read more
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give me sport
Pele names the player 'more complete' than Lionel Messi and Diego MaradonaAlfredo Di Stefano 'more complete' than Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona claims
Pele names the player 'more complete' than Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona
give me sport / Posted 12 days ago
Alfredo Di Stefano 'more complete' than Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona claims Pele | GiveMeSport Alfredo Di Stefano 'more complete' than Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona claims Pele Football News Brazil legend Pele has insisted that Alfredo Di... Read more
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Swansea City FC
The return of the number '9'made his name as a great centre-forward at Juventus. In 1997 he was voted Seri
The return of the number '9'
Swansea City FC / Posted 12 days ago
made his name as a great centre-forward at Juventus. In 1997 he was voted Serie A's greatest ever foreign import, ahead of Maradona, Michel Platini and Marco Van Basten. Although Italy have imported some great British number nines like Jordan,... Read more
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CBS Sports
Brazil legend Pele: If I'm the king, then Lionel Messi should be the 'prince'is the greatest soccer player of all time may never be decided. The top three c
Brazil legend Pele: If I'm the king, then Lionel Messi should be the 'prince'
CBS Sports / Posted 13 days ago
is the greatest soccer player of all time may never be decided. The top three contenders for most are usually Pele, Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi, with each having pros and cons. But Pele knows who is choice his. "Over the last 15 years, Messi... Read more
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Squawka
Pele: Lionel Messi is not the best Argentine footballer of all timeone king. I believe that Alfredo Di Stefano was the most complete of the Argent
Pele: Lionel Messi is not the best Argentine footballer of all time
Squawka / Posted 13 days ago
one king. I believe that Alfredo Di Stefano was the most complete of the Argentine stars, he was more complete than [Diego] Maradona and Messi. “I am glad that I played in my era, even if it’s true everything is more simple now. “Players like Di... Read more
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The World Game
Messi the prince, I'm the king insists Peleone king. I believe that Alfredo Di Stefano was the most complete of the Argent
Messi the prince, I'm the king insists Pele
The World Game / Posted 13 days ago
one king. I believe that Alfredo Di Stefano was the most complete of the Argentine stars, he was more complete than [Diego] Maradona and Messi. "I am glad that I played in my era, even if it's true everything is more simple now. "Players like Di... Read more
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soccernews
Pele: Messi the prince, I´m the kingone king. I believe that Alfredo Di Stefano was the most complete of the Argent
Pele: Messi the prince, I´m the king
soccernews / Posted 13 days ago
one king. I believe that Alfredo Di Stefano was the most complete of the Argentine stars, he was more complete than [Diego] Maradona and Messi. “I am glad that I played in my era, even if it’s true everything is more simple now. “Players like Di... Read more
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