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Soccer Way
Menotti: Ronaldo never played in a time like Messi´sare good players, very good players, and then the magicians, who you have to le
Menotti: Ronaldo never played in a time like Messi´s
Soccer Way / Posted 42 minutes ago
are good players, very good players, and then the magicians, who you have to leave to one side - like Messi, Pele and [Diego] Maradona," he added. "Messi is a player who wants to win everything, wherever he plays. What you have to do is be... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Retro Football: 12-Year-Old Erik Lamela Interviewed On Trans World Sport (of Buenos Aires. Lamela sits down to natter about signing for River Plate, bei
Retro Football: 12-Year-Old Erik Lamela Interviewed On Trans World Sport (
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 5 hours ago
of Buenos Aires. Lamela sits down to natter about signing for River Plate, being pursued by Barcelona, and about his idol Diego Maradona – all the while looking every inch the young Claudio Caniggia… Aww, diddums – and who knew Lamela’s dad was... Read more
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The World Game
Socceroos Greats - Where are they now: Alex Tobinpacked Monumental stadium were incredible. I had never seen anything like that.
Socceroos Greats - Where are they now: Alex Tobin
The World Game / Posted 12 hours ago
packed Monumental stadium were incredible. I had never seen anything like that.There was so much at stake and, of course, Diego Maradona was playing for the first time in Argentina after his ban. "Although the result was not the one we wanted... Read more
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Goal.com
Marcos Acuna deserves Angel Di Maria's Argentina spot and what we learned in South America this week(and most definitely its story-hungry journalists) were ignited during the week
Marcos Acuna deserves Angel Di Maria's Argentina spot and what we learned in South America this week
Goal.com / Posted 21 hours ago
(and most definitely its story-hungry journalists) were ignited during the week when a rumour arose linking the great Diego Maradona to a coaching return. Apparently, Argentina's 1986 World Cup winner was in line to take over at Uruguayan... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Remembering the Sheer Brilliance of Marcello Lippi's Juventushe was appointed by a declining and unstable Napoli in 1993. Beset with behind
Remembering the Sheer Brilliance of Marcello Lippi's Juventus
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
he was appointed by a declining and unstable Napoli in 1993. Beset with behind-the-scenes problems in aftermath of their Diego Maradona-led glory years, Lippi would enhance his reputation by guiding them to a sixth-place finish in Serie A,... Read more
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Super Sport
Five things we learnt in Serie A36 strikes for Napoli last season, failed to produce a shot on goal. MAREK'S A
Five things we learnt in Serie A
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
36 strikes for Napoli last season, failed to produce a shot on goal. MAREK'S ALMOST A MATCH FOR MARADONA Compared to Diego Maradona, Marek Hamsik is a relative unknown in the world of football. But ask Napoli fans about Hamsik, who scored one... Read more
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The World Game
Overworked Messi risking early burn-outat the end of June. A few days later I expressed on this site the hope that, r
Overworked Messi risking early burn-out
The World Game / Posted 2 days ago
at the end of June. A few days later I expressed on this site the hope that, rather than the usual comparison with Diego Maradona, on this occasion Messi would follow in the footsteps of Pele. The great Brazilian declared, after being... Read more
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The World Game
Messi faces burnout juggling club and country demandsat the end of June. A few days later I expressed on this site the hope that, r
Messi faces burnout juggling club and country demands
The World Game / Posted 2 days ago
at the end of June. A few days later I expressed on this site the hope that, rather than the usual comparison with Diego Maradona, on this occasion Messi would follow in the footsteps of Pele. The great Brazilian declared, after being... Read more
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The World Game
Is Messi burning out?at the end of June. A few days later I expressed on this site the hope that, r
Is Messi burning out?
The World Game / Posted 2 days ago
at the end of June. A few days later I expressed on this site the hope that, rather than the usual comparison with Diego Maradona, on this occasion Messi would follow in the footsteps of Pele. The great Brazilian declared, after being... Read more
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Scotsman
Aidan Smith: ‘We feel akin to the Argentinian psyche’at Argentina: more interesting, quirkier, sexier and yes more tragic! Admitted
Aidan Smith: ‘We feel akin to the Argentinian psyche’
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
at Argentina: more interesting, quirkier, sexier and yes more tragic! Admittedly when you search for near-equivalents to Diego Maradona, Lionel Messi, Mario Kempes, Ossie Ardiles, Leopoldo Luque, Juan Roman Riquelme and Fernando Redondo – he of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Last-gasp win denied Pumas place in historyfinal kicks of the match, the noise - which reached a fever pitch before kickof
Last-gasp win denied Pumas place in history
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
final kicks of the match, the noise - which reached a fever pitch before kickoff when the country's football World Cup hero Diego Maradona encouraged the crowd of 70,000 to new levels of excitement - might have echoed around the city. The match... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The day the Pumas almost beat the All Blacksfinal kicks of the match, the noise - which reached a fever pitch before kickof
The day the Pumas almost beat the All Blacks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
final kicks of the match, the noise - which reached a fever pitch before kickoff when the country's football World Cup hero Diego Maradona encouraged the crowd of 70,000 to new levels of excitement - might have echoed around the city. The match... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Fidel Castro's photographer is his sonof his father meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, US movie director
Fidel Castro's photographer is his son
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
of his father meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, US movie director Oliver Stone and Argentine soccer star Diego Maradona functioned as a sort of proof of life. "They are not so much official visits as visits from friends and... Read more
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HITC Sport
Pochettino hails Wenger and hints that he'd like to replicate himmanager, back in March the Tottenham boss described Wenger as a special person,
Pochettino hails Wenger and hints that he'd like to replicate him
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
manager, back in March the Tottenham boss described Wenger as a special person, comparable to that of Lionel Messi or Diego Maradona in terms of his consistency. In Wenger's two decades as Arsenal manager, the Frenchman has won 9 major... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The Strange Legend of Simone Padoin at Juventusin attacks on other clubs, comparing his number of Serie A title wins (five) wi
The Strange Legend of Simone Padoin at Juventus
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
in attacks on other clubs, comparing his number of Serie A title wins (five) with players such as Francesco Totti (one) and Diego Maradona (two). It was a truly strange phenomenon, but it never showed signs of slowing down, with fans at the 2015... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
The recent Eastern European obsession of Serie Afor €500,000. We’ve since seen him go on to captain Napoli and his recent goal
The recent Eastern European obsession of Serie A
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 4 days ago
for €500,000. We’ve since seen him go on to captain Napoli and his recent goal against Palermo moved the Slovak above Diego Maradona in the Partenopei’s goalscoring charts. Fiorentina showed big faith in Balkan players as they spent €10.75m on... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Napoli: The siren and her cityNapoli’s president at the time, Corrado Ferlaino, decided to throw an unprecede
Napoli: The siren and her city
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 4 days ago
Napoli’s president at the time, Corrado Ferlaino, decided to throw an unprecedented sum of money (£6.9m) at a man named Diego Maradona. The move for the Argentine superstar was so seismic that local politician Vincenzo Scotti was called in to... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Marcus`s Six Pack and George Best`s Double Hat-Trickkicked off the pitch during the 1966 World Cup Finals in England and in 1982, I
Marcus`s Six Pack and George Best`s Double Hat-Trick
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 4 days ago
kicked off the pitch during the 1966 World Cup Finals in England and in 1982, Italy`s Claudio Gentile, gave a young Diego Maradona a rough time during the World Cup Finals in Spain. However, the punishment dished out to the Brazilian and... Read more
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Goal.com
Lionel Messi is what Diego Maradona was - Matthausstar is every bit as good as his legendary countryman Barcelona and Argentina
Lionel Messi is what Diego Maradona was - Matthaus
Goal.com / Posted 6 days ago
star is every bit as good as his legendary countryman Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi is the modern-day Diego Maradona, according to Germany great Lothar Matthaus. Messi is regularly compared to countryman Maradona and Brazilian... Read more
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FIFA
Penalty pain and seventh heavenback to earth, his control was impeccable, plucking it out of the sky like it w
Penalty pain and seventh heaven
FIFA / Posted 6 days ago
back to earth, his control was impeccable, plucking it out of the sky like it was the simplest thing in the world. A touch Diego Maradona would be proud of. 0 – Colombia and Paraguay’s clash is the first at a FIFA Futsal World Cup to end goalless... Read more
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soccernews
Messi is what Maradona was - MatthausBarcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi is the modern-day Diego Maradona, acc
Messi is what Maradona was - Matthaus
soccernews / Posted 6 days ago
Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi is the modern-day Diego Maradona, according to Germany great Lothar Matthaus. Messi is regularly compared to countryman Maradona and Brazilian Pele in the discussion over the greatest footballers of all... Read more
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Soccer Way
Messi is what Maradona was - Matthaus Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi is the modern-day Diego Maradona, a
Messi is what Maradona was - Matthaus
Soccer Way / Posted 6 days ago
Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi is the modern-day Diego Maradona, according to Germany great Lothar Matthaus. Messi is regularly compared to countryman Maradona and Brazilian Pele in the discussion... Read more
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Sport in a storm
Mazzarri hails 'Watford's Maradona'boss Walter Mazzarri says Troy Deeney's audacious goal at West Ham puts the Wat
Mazzarri hails 'Watford's Maradona'
Sport in a storm / Posted 7 days ago
boss Walter Mazzarri says Troy Deeney's audacious goal at West Ham puts the Watford hitman in the same class as Diego Maradona. The Watford skipper produced a memorable finish during the Hornets' 4-2 win at the London Stadium last week... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Who Ate all the PiesDeadline Day Memories My Favourite Kit: Sampdoria 1990-92 25 Years On From Th
Who Ate all the Pies
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 8 days ago
Deadline Day Memories My Favourite Kit: Sampdoria 1990-92 25 Years On From The ‘Hand Of God’ – Superb Archive Photos Of Diego Maradona At 1986 World Cup 10 Great Football Insults Top 14 footballers who look a bit like women Shit Football... Read more
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HITC Sport
Ronaldo at 40: Il Fenomeno’s legacy as greatest ever No9, despite dodgy kneesever. The other Ronaldo and Messi were brilliant teenagers but had nothing like
Ronaldo at 40: Il Fenomeno’s legacy as greatest ever No9, despite dodgy knees
HITC Sport / Posted 8 days ago
ever. The other Ronaldo and Messi were brilliant teenagers but had nothing like the same impact at that age. Only Pelé, Diego Maradona and George Best can really compare. In 1997, aged 21, Ronaldo became the youngest winner of the Ballon d’Or, a... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Watford boss Mazzarri: Deeney just like Maradona!boss Walter Mazzarri has likened Troy Deeney to Diego Maradona! Deeney deliver
Watford boss Mazzarri: Deeney just like Maradona!
tribalfootball.com / Posted 9 days ago
boss Walter Mazzarri has likened Troy Deeney to Diego Maradona! Deeney delivered a knock-out goal in the 4-2 win over West Ham last week. Mazzarri was bowled over by it and said: “What he did against West Ham was great. “I've only seen a few... Read more
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soccernews
Deeney has talent like Maradona - MazzarriTroy Deeney’s goal for Watford against West Ham showed he has skills similar to
Deeney has talent like Maradona - Mazzarri
soccernews / Posted 9 days ago
Troy Deeney’s goal for Watford against West Ham showed he has skills similar to Diego Maradona, Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has claimed. Watford host Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United at Vicarage Road on Sunday and head coach Mazzarri will be... Read more
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Goal.com
Deeney has talent like MaradonaArgentina legend according to his manager Troy Deeney's goal for Watford again
Deeney has talent like Maradona
Goal.com / Posted 9 days ago
Argentina legend according to his manager Troy Deeney's goal for Watford against West Ham showed he has skills similar to Diego Maradona, Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has claimed. Watford host Jose Mourinho's Manchester United at Vicarage Road... Read more
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Soccer Way
Deeney has talent like Maradona - Mazzarrihas talent like Maradona - Mazzarri Troy Deeney's goal for Watford against Wes
Deeney has talent like Maradona - Mazzarri
Soccer Way / Posted 9 days ago
has talent like Maradona - Mazzarri Troy Deeney's goal for Watford against West Ham showed he has skills similar to Diego Maradona, Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has claimed. Watford host Jose Mourinho's Manchester United at Vicarage Road... Read more
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SportsFan
Mazzarri loving coaching in EnglandTroy Deeney's wonder-goal against West Ham in the English Premier League bears
Mazzarri loving coaching in England
SportsFan / Posted 9 days ago
Troy Deeney's wonder-goal against West Ham in the English Premier League bears comparison to the genius finishing of Diego Maradona. The Hornets captain produced an exceptional strike, curling the ball into the top right corner from a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Troy Deeney trains with Anthony Joshua in bid to knock out Manchester Unitedthe Hornets’ 4-2 win at West Ham last weekend – an inch-perfect lob that left h
Troy Deeney trains with Anthony Joshua in bid to knock out Manchester United
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
the Hornets’ 4-2 win at West Ham last weekend – an inch-perfect lob that left his manager Walter Mazzarri comparing him to Diego Maradona. In midweek, Deeney was seen hammering punchballs with IBF heavyweight champ Joshua – who was born and bred... Read more
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SportsFan
Mazzarri loving time coaching in EnglandTroy Deeney's wonder-goal against West Ham in the English Premier League bears
Mazzarri loving time coaching in England
SportsFan / Posted 9 days ago
Troy Deeney's wonder-goal against West Ham in the English Premier League bears comparison to the genius finishing of Diego Maradona. The Hornets captain produced an exceptional strike, curling the ball into the top right corner from a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Watford boss Walter Mazzarri: Troy Deeney strike had a touch of Maradona classmanager Walter Mazzarri believes Troy Deeney's wonder-goal against West Ham bea
Watford boss Walter Mazzarri: Troy Deeney strike had a touch of Maradona class
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
manager Walter Mazzarri believes Troy Deeney's wonder-goal against West Ham bears comparison to the genius finishing of Diego Maradona. The Hornets captain produced an exceptional strike, curling the ball into the top right corner from a... Read more
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The Age
The 'singing wolf' at the heart of Brunswick's community soccer revivalteams in World Cups between the ages of 17 and 20 including an away game agains
The 'singing wolf' at the heart of Brunswick's community soccer revival
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
teams in World Cups between the ages of 17 and 20 including an away game against Mexico at the huge Estadio Azteca, where Diego Maradona would later score his "hand of God" goal against England. "110,000 mad Mexicans chanting against us,"... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Mauricio Pochettino: Reality Needs To Bite For Spurs Youngstersin the heat of the moment. "Many things like this have happened in the history
Mauricio Pochettino: Reality Needs To Bite For Spurs Youngsters
Football.co.uk / Posted 10 days ago
in the heat of the moment. "Many things like this have happened in the history of football," Pochettino said. "Remember Diego Maradona in 1982 in Spain there was a big, big kick to a Brazilian player (Joao Batista da Silva). He was sent off in... Read more
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HITC Sport
Cristiano Ronaldo's representative is pulling all the strings at Wolves, according to super-agentto bring in a number of players from Portugal, according to the Express and Sta
Cristiano Ronaldo's representative is pulling all the strings at Wolves, according to super-agent
HITC Sport / Posted 10 days ago
to bring in a number of players from Portugal, according to the Express and Star. And Smith, who represented the likes of Diego Maradona (below) and the England national team, has suggested that the high-profile agent may now be pulling all the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
After Cavani and Higuain, it's Milik's star turn at Napoliwith Roma. Last weekend, captain Marek Hamsik scored his 81st Serie A goal for
After Cavani and Higuain, it's Milik's star turn at Napoli
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
with Roma. Last weekend, captain Marek Hamsik scored his 81st Serie A goal for Napoli to match the total of club great Diego Maradona. Then Callejon added two more in a 3-0 win at Palermo. "It's the 10th year that I'm wearing this shirt and I... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
After Cavani and Higuain, it's Milik's star turn at Napoliwith Roma. Last weekend, captain Marek Hamsik scored his 81st Serie A goal for
After Cavani and Higuain, it's Milik's star turn at Napoli
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
with Roma. Last weekend, captain Marek Hamsik scored his 81st Serie A goal for Napoli to match the total of club great Diego Maradona. Then Callejon added two more in a 3-0 win at Palermo. ''It's the 10th year that I'm wearing this shirt and I... Read more
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The Daily Californian
The buried afflictionone talks about it. They merely bring up his miraculous “LSD No-No,” not the co
The buried affliction
The Daily Californian / Posted 12 days ago
one talks about it. They merely bring up his miraculous “LSD No-No,” not the constant drug use that controlled his life. Diego Maradona, one of the best soccer players of all time, battled a severe cocaine addiction from the 1980s until 2004 and... Read more
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express
Transfers that never happened: Chelsea and Man United feature in the top fiveDiego Maradona nearly signed for Sheffield United1) Robert Lewandowski to Black
Transfers that never happened: Chelsea and Man United feature in the top five
express / Posted 13 days ago
Diego Maradona nearly signed for Sheffield United1) Robert Lewandowski to Blackburn Yep, that’s right. Bayern Munich goal machine and arguably best centre-forward in the world Robert Lewandowski nearly signed for Blackburn for just £4million back in... Read more
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Goal.com
Higuain, Pjanic, Dybala, BBC - Juventus have a Champions League-winning teammissing link in their pursuit of a first Champions League title since 1996 To
Higuain, Pjanic, Dybala, BBC - Juventus have a Champions League-winning team
Goal.com / Posted 13 days ago
missing link in their pursuit of a first Champions League title since 1996 To this day, Napoli supporters sing songs about Diego Maradona. A particular favourite goes, "O, Mamma, Mamma, Mamma, do you know why my heart is thumping? I saw Maradona, I... Read more
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Goal.com
Alexis Sanchez snubs Arsenal as Barcelona & Brazil dominate all-time XIdevastating front five you would ever wish to meet. Starting with Ronaldinho i
Alexis Sanchez snubs Arsenal as Barcelona & Brazil dominate all-time XI
Goal.com / Posted 13 days ago
devastating front five you would ever wish to meet. Starting with Ronaldinho in a deeper role than he is perhaps used to, Diego Maradona is positioned slightly further forward to assist the trio of Lionel Messi and Brazil legends Pele and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Awkward! Alexis Sanchez' dream XI doesn't include any Arsenal playersand Cafu. In front of the quartet is Xavi in a defensive midfielder role with
Awkward! Alexis Sanchez' dream XI doesn't include any Arsenal players
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
and Cafu. In front of the quartet is Xavi in a defensive midfielder role with the “magic” Ronaldinho and Argentine legend Diego Maradona gracing the side further upfield. A lethal strike force of Brazilians Pele and Ronaldo (combined tally of 139... Read more
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livesoccertv
Alexis Sanchez names ultimate XI ahead of PSG clashchose several of the greatest South American players, including the likes of Ro
Alexis Sanchez names ultimate XI ahead of PSG clash
livesoccertv / Posted 14 days ago
chose several of the greatest South American players, including the likes of Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, Lionel Messi, and Diego Maradona, though he surprisingly omitted Pele. Other former Barcelona team-mates featured; as Sanchez went on to name... Read more
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HITC Sport
Francesco Totti emerges from Roma rain to cast more sunshine on careerhave one familiar idol to hang on to. Marek Hamsik grabbed the first goal as th
Francesco Totti emerges from Roma rain to cast more sunshine on career
HITC Sport / Posted 14 days ago
have one familiar idol to hang on to. Marek Hamsik grabbed the first goal as they won 3-0 away to Palermo, moving past Diego Maradona and up into second place on the list of the club’s all-time leading goalscorers in Serie A matches. • The... Read more
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give me sport
Alexis Sanchez picks his ultimate XI - with no Arsenal playersMaldini of AC Milan and Xavi - Barcelona - made the cut, while Ronaldinho of a
Alexis Sanchez picks his ultimate XI - with no Arsenal players
give me sport / Posted 14 days ago
Maldini of AC Milan and Xavi - Barcelona - made the cut, while Ronaldinho of a certain La Liga side also features. As does Diego Maradona. Interestingly, Sanchez has picked a front three for his attack. It comprises of a pretty nifty line-up of... Read more
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UEFA News
Dynamo Kyiv-Napoli - Dynamo v Napoli: line-ups, where to watch, form guidethe Pitmen grabbed a late equaliser to cancel out Oleh Gusev's first-half penal
Dynamo Kyiv-Napoli - Dynamo v Napoli: line-ups, where to watch, form guide
UEFA News / Posted 14 days ago
the Pitmen grabbed a late equaliser to cancel out Oleh Gusev's first-half penalty in Lviv.Marek Hamšík after surpassing Diego Maradona©Getty Images José María Callejón scored twice for the second game running. Marek Hamšík got his 82nd Serie A... Read more
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caughtoffside
Serie A: No Totti No Party as icon rescues Roma while Joe Hart endures miserable debutvictory and performance at Palermo. There was a historic moment for the Parten
Serie A: No Totti No Party as icon rescues Roma while Joe Hart endures miserable debut
caughtoffside / Posted 15 days ago
victory and performance at Palermo. There was a historic moment for the Partenopei, with Marek Hamsik surpassing Diego Maradona to move into second place on the club’s list of all-time leading goalscorers in Serie A as the Slovakian... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Dominic Cooper, Gemma Arterton Board 'The Escape'Toronto International Film Festival, while British upstart Lorton, which recent
Dominic Cooper, Gemma Arterton Board 'The Escape'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
Toronto International Film Festival, while British upstart Lorton, which recently boarded Asif Kapadia's upcomingOasis and Diego Maradona docs, is financing and taking U.K. rights. “I am so excited to be collaborating with Gemma Arterton and... Read more
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soccernews
Hamsik remaining grounded after passing MaradonaNapoli midfielder Marek Hamsik played down praise after overtaking the great Di
Hamsik remaining grounded after passing Maradona
soccernews / Posted 16 days ago
Napoli midfielder Marek Hamsik played down praise after overtaking the great Diego Maradona in the list of all-time Napoli goalscorers in Serie A. Hamsik leapfrogged Maradona – who netted 81 league goals in 188 appearances for Napoli between 1984... Read more
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