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Island Packet
Calls for exiled player to go to WCup stirs storm in EgyptEgypt and compensation for his failed efforts to get the team to previous World
Island Packet / Posted 6 hours ago
Egypt and compensation for his failed efforts to get the team to previous World Cups. They point out that Argentina great Diego Maradona and Cameroon's Roger Milla both came out of retirement to play for their countries at the World... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pep Guardiola 'loves' watching Napoli but Italians fear an ambushSerie A, not least at Roma last weekend, this season is recognised as their bes
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Serie A, not least at Roma last weekend, this season is recognised as their best chance of winning the title since 1990. Diego Maradona was pulling strings then and there is a feeling in Naples that local exhilaration at their team could well be... Read more
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Goal.com
The Best FIFA Football Awards 2017: Nominees, voting & everything you need to know/ BrazilThe Men's Player of the Year award started with a 24-man shortlist draw
Goal.com / Posted 13 hours ago
/ BrazilThe Men's Player of the Year award started with a 24-man shortlist drawn by a group of 'FIFA legends' that includes Diego Maradona, Cafu and Carles Puyol. The shortlist was then voted on between August 21 and September 7 by national team... Read more
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EuroNews
Napoli's 'Mr 33' takes roundabout route to the top16 clubs in just over 20 years, he made his big breakthrough by leading Empoli
EuroNews / Posted 15 hours ago
16 clubs in just over 20 years, he made his big breakthrough by leading Empoli to Serie A in 2013-14. Former Napoli hero Diego Maradona is among those who thought that his move to the club was a bridge too far. “Sarri is a good person, but he’s... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Napoli's 'Mr 33' takes roundabout route to the top16 clubs in just over 20 years, he made his big breakthrough by leading Empoli
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 hours ago
16 clubs in just over 20 years, he made his big breakthrough by leading Empoli to Serie A in 2013-14. Former Napoli hero Diego Maradona is among those who thought that his move to the club was a bridge too far. “Sarri is a good person, but he’s... Read more
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Goal.com
Watch out Pep! 'Spectacular' Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri hailed by legend Arrigo Sacchihave several coaches that are doing great work." So can Sarri's men go all the
Goal.com / Posted 16 hours ago
have several coaches that are doing great work." So can Sarri's men go all the way and win their first Scudetto since the Diego Maradona-inspired glory days of 1990? "Napoli are doing well and have to continue like this," added Sacchi, who... Read more
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Island Packet
Napoli president hopes players rested against Man City3-1. In Serie A, Napoli has won eight from eight games at the start of the sea
Island Packet / Posted 21 hours ago
3-1. In Serie A, Napoli has won eight from eight games at the start of the season and is on course for a first title since Diego Maradona led the southern club to its only two league championships in 1987 and 1990. "In Europe we should worry only... Read more
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Goal.com
Mauricio Pochettino: More to Real Madrid than Cristiano Ronaldobest players in the world, it's clear," Pochettino added. "It's difficult to s
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
best players in the world, it's clear," Pochettino added. "It's difficult to say anything new about these players — like [Diego] Maradona — as they are just special. "They can change games and make their teams better. We're not just playing Real... Read more
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Daily Mail
Guardiola called 'sad' and 'very disrespectful' by Pochettinoit’s difficult, sometimes the temptation is to be recognise some players. 'You
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
it’s difficult, sometimes the temptation is to be recognise some players. 'You can remember Mario Kempes in 1978, and Diego Maradona in 1986, and the Dream Team with Johan Cruyff, and the Messi Team, the best team in the world.' There appears... Read more
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Soccer Lens
On This Day in Football: Arsenal complete world record transferstill had to pay a record fee making Jack the first ‘five-digit transfer’ in th
Soccer Lens / Posted 4 days ago
still had to pay a record fee making Jack the first ‘five-digit transfer’ in the history of the sport. Jack remains the only player, along with Diego Maradona and Ronaldo Nazario, to break the world record transfer fee on two separate oc... Read more
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Goal.com
Prime Icon Del Piero, Rui Costa and Overmars released for FIFA 18with high rated squads and teams from their former clubs and countries needed t
Goal.com / Posted 4 days ago
with high rated squads and teams from their former clubs and countries needed to earn the rewards. More Prime ICON cards will be released throughout the year, with Ronaldo, Ronaldinho and Diego Maradona among the big names that will be ava... Read more
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Bleacher Report
After Chaos and Criticism, Lionel Messi Earns Last Chance to Pass the Final Examword-play linked to an old Argentinian saying that God is Argentinian, which co
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
word-play linked to an old Argentinian saying that God is Argentinian, which connects to another (footballing) saying that "Diego Maradona is God" (he is named in the media as D10S, with "Dios" meaning "God" in Spanish). But it's also strongly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Billiat Joins Messi Brigadedrag down his legacy, did not deny him a place on football's greatest stage whi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
drag down his legacy, did not deny him a place on football's greatest stage while still on his greatest level. "Not even Diego Maradona had to do this, in a team under-performing like this. "This was the Hand of God in a different way and the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Messi fires Argentina to W CupCentenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year's World Cup, now has one,
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
Centenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year's World Cup, now has one, perhaps final, chance to emulate his idol Diego Maradona by lifting the World Cup. Relieved Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli — the third coach appointed during the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Leo Messi burnishes legacy with hat-trick as Argentina come from behindgenius to live up to one of the various definitions of the word: to solve a com
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
genius to live up to one of the various definitions of the word: to solve a complex puzzle, to get out of a hole. Not even Diego Maradona had to do this, in a team under-performing like this. This was the Hand of God in a different way, and the way... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Argentina reaches World Cup on Messi hat-trickCentenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year’s World Cup, now has one,
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Centenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year’s World Cup, now has one, perhaps final, chance to emulate his idol Diego Maradona by lifting the World Cup. Relieved Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli —the third coach appointed during the... Read more
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soccernews
Six World Cup goals, 29 assists and 96 caps - Arjen Robben´s Netherlands career in numbers(106) is one of only five players with 100 or more dribbles at the World Cup fi
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
(106) is one of only five players with 100 or more dribbles at the World Cup finals since 1966, along with Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona, Jairzinho and Mario Kempes. – Robben has been fouled more often at the World Cup than any other player since... Read more
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soccernews
Lionel Messi will get his last chance at winning the big onewho last year lead his country Portugal to the Euro 2016 crown. It also leads
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
who last year lead his country Portugal to the Euro 2016 crown. It also leads to comparisons with Messi’s compatriot Diego Maradona and Brazilian great Pele. It seems that Messi must win an international tournament to give credence to his... Read more
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The Manila Times
Messi treble fires Argentina to World Cup as Chile exitsCentenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year’s World Cup, now has one,
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Centenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year’s World Cup, now has one, perhaps final, chance to emulate his idol Diego Maradona by lifting the World Cup. Relieved Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli—the third coach appointed during the... Read more
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The World Game
Robben's Netherlands career in numbers(106) is one of only five players with 100 or more dribbles at the World Cup fi
The World Game / Posted 5 days ago
(106) is one of only five players with 100 or more dribbles at the World Cup finals since 1966, along with Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona, Jairzinho and Mario Kempes. - Robben has been fouled more often at the World Cup than any other player since... Read more
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Soccer Way
Six World Cup goals, 29 assists and 96 caps - Arjen Robben´s Netherlands career in numbers (106) is one of only five players with 100 or more dribbles at the World Cup fi
Soccer Way / Posted 5 days ago
(106) is one of only five players with 100 or more dribbles at the World Cup finals since 1966, along with Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona, Jairzinho and Mario Kempes. - Robben has been fouled more often at the World Cup than any other player since... Read more
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caughtoffside
Watch: Lionel Messi silences Argentina critics with stunning hat-trick to seal 2018 World Cup placeat club level, many have argued that Messi cannot truly be held in the same cat
caughtoffside / Posted 6 days ago
at club level, many have argued that Messi cannot truly be held in the same category as legends such as Pele and Diego Maradona unless he finally gets his hands on the World Cup trophy. Still, there can be no denying Messi showed up in a... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Lionel Messi treble fires Argentina to 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia as Chile go outCentenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year's World Cup, now has one,
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Centenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year's World Cup, now has one, perhaps final, chance to emulate his idol Diego Maradona by lifting the World Cup. Relieved Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli -- the third coach appointed during the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Messi treble fires Argentina to World Cup as Chile go outCentenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year’s World Cup, now has one,
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Centenario. Messi, who will turn 31 during next year’s World Cup, now has one, perhaps final, chance to emulate his idol Diego Maradona by lifting the World Cup. Relieved Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli — the third coach appointed during the... Read more
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TSN
Under pressure, Messi and Ronaldo rally nations into World Cuptoo long ago that many assumed Ronaldo would never have a chance of winning the
TSN / Posted 6 days ago
too long ago that many assumed Ronaldo would never have a chance of winning the World Cup but Messi, in the shadow of Diego Maradona and 1986, had to in order to truly be considered one of the greats. Now their roles have reversed. One will go... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Messi preventing World Cup ‘catastrophe’Ballon D’Or winner also heads into the game knowing that next year’s finals in
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Ballon D’Or winner also heads into the game knowing that next year’s finals in Russia may be his final chance to emulate Diego Maradona by winning a World Cup. “A World Cup without Argentina and without Messi would be a catastrophe,” Argentina’s... Read more
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News.com.au
Live: Messi preventing World Cup ‘catastrophe’Ballon D’Or winner also heads into the game knowing that next year’s finals in
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Ballon D’Or winner also heads into the game knowing that next year’s finals in Russia may be his final chance to emulate Diego Maradona by winning a World Cup. “A World Cup without Argentina and without Messi would be a catastrophe,” Argentina’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Everton facing a dogfight but they are not up for a scrap, says Reid1985, after being named PFA Player of the Year and helping Everton win the leag
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
1985, after being named PFA Player of the Year and helping Everton win the league title and European Cup-Winners' Cup, only Diego Maradona, Preben Elkjaer and Michel Platini finished ahead of him in World Soccer magazine's Player of the Year... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Real Madrid captain Ramos: Zidane and I are friendsto him and things with him are always simple and clear. It is a beautiful relat
tribalfootball.com / Posted 6 days ago
to him and things with him are always simple and clear. It is a beautiful relationship and I have a friend for life with the coach," Ramos said. "Diego Maradona once said, 'it is white or black but never grey' and that's what it is like with Zidan... Read more
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iafrica.com
Make or break for Messi and ArgentinaBallon D'Or winner also heads into the game knowing that next year's finals in
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Ballon D'Or winner also heads into the game knowing that next year's finals in Russia may be his final chance to emulate Diego Maradona by winning a World Cup. "A World Cup without Argentina and without Messi would be a catastrophe," Argentina's... Read more
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Goal.com
How Neymar and Brazil could ruin Messi and Argentina's World Cup dreams'the essence of football rivalry'. This has included abandoned matches, fan tro
Goal.com / Posted 6 days ago
'the essence of football rivalry'. This has included abandoned matches, fan trouble, sendings off and the historic Pele-Diego Maradona competition for world's best player. With Pele naming Neymar as his successor and Maradona doing the same for... Read more
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soccernews
Messi can save Argentina – Menottifor himself. “Seeing Messi at the World Cup with the national team has become
soccernews / Posted 6 days ago
for himself. “Seeing Messi at the World Cup with the national team has become something cultural. Leo has magic, like [Diego] Maradona.” Argentina have only won six matches in a turbulent campaign in which Sampaoli replaced Edgardo Bauza as... Read more
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Goal.com
'Lionel Messi still has to win a World Cup' - Gianni Infantino hoping to see Barcelona star in Russiathat he still needs that piece of silverware in order to secure a standing alon
Goal.com / Posted 6 days ago
that he still needs that piece of silverware in order to secure a standing alongside the likes of illustrious countryman Diego Maradona. The FIFA supremo told La Nacion: "Messi is extraordinary. "Messi still has to win a World Cup, we have a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Lionel Messi Must Win World Cup to Be Greatest, Says FIFA President Infantinobut he is yet to win a World Cup. There are lots of amazing players who never w
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
but he is yet to win a World Cup. There are lots of amazing players who never won the World Cup and that is what made Diego (Maradona) so special in football—winning major titles for both club and country. "Messi may be there [in Russia], and... Read more
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Soccer Way
Messi can save Argentina – Menotti for himself. "Seeing Messi at the World Cup with the national team has become
Soccer Way / Posted 6 days ago
for himself. "Seeing Messi at the World Cup with the national team has become something cultural. Leo has magic, like [Diego] Maradona." Argentina have only won six matches in a turbulent campaign in which Sampaoli replaced Edgardo Bauza as... Read more
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Goal.com
World Cup news: Lionel Messi can save Argentina from qualifying failure – Menottifor himself. "Seeing Messi at the World Cup with the national team has become
Goal.com / Posted 6 days ago
for himself. "Seeing Messi at the World Cup with the national team has become something cultural. Leo has magic, like [Diego] Maradona." Argentina have only won six matches in a turbulent campaign in which Sampaoli replaced Edgardo Bauza as... Read more
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soccernews
Pele, Maradona and Gunnarsson – Hallgrimsson revels in Iceland successhide his delight afterwards, even comparing Cardiff City midfielder Aron Einar
soccernews / Posted 7 days ago
hide his delight afterwards, even comparing Cardiff City midfielder Aron Einar Gunnarsson to two all-time greats – Pele and Diego Maradona. “This is just odd. I don’t really know what to say. The mind is all over the place,” he said, via RUV. “I... Read more
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Soccer Way
Pele, Maradona and Gunnarsson – Hallgrimsson revels in Iceland success hide his delight afterwards, even comparing Cardiff City midfielder Aron Einar
Soccer Way / Posted 7 days ago
hide his delight afterwards, even comparing Cardiff City midfielder Aron Einar Gunnarsson to two all-time greats – Pele and Diego Maradona. "This is just odd. I don't really know what to say. The mind is all over the place," he said, via RUV. "I... Read more
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Goal.com
'Pele, Maradona... Gunnarsson!' – Hallgrimsson revels in Iceland successhide his delight afterwards, even comparing Cardiff City midfielder Aron Einar
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
hide his delight afterwards, even comparing Cardiff City midfielder Aron Einar Gunnarsson to two all-time greats – Pele and Diego Maradona. "This is just odd. I don't really know what to say. The mind is all over the place," he said, via RUV. "I... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Could Barcelona Really End Up Leaving La Liga?Josep Maria Minguella is the agent who helped broker the deals that brought Die
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
Josep Maria Minguella is the agent who helped broker the deals that brought Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi to Barcelona. He once ran for president of the club. His house looks down on the Camp Nou stadium. None of those events, though, are as... Read more
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Goal.com
Making of Aguero: How tragedy forged Messi friendshipsecond he sunk Diego Simeone in his first ever game as a manager. He was still
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
second he sunk Diego Simeone in his first ever game as a manager. He was still just 17, but had earned comparisons with Diego Maradona (who he starred alongside on a television show), appeared in Nike commercials and signed sponsorship deals... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Why Gordon Strachan's bizarre World Cup failure excuse could not be more wrongshort (Image: Srdjan Stevanovic) Bear that in mind when you consider that… Li
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
short (Image: Srdjan Stevanovic) Bear that in mind when you consider that… Lionel Messi is 5ft 7ins, Neymar is 5ft 8ins, Diego Maradona is 5ft 6ins, Xavi is 5ft 7ins… we could go on. No doubt Strachan would point out that those players are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Collapse of Kenyan Cases Hurt Ocampo's Ego and Careera private law firm, Moreno Ocampo & Wortman Jofre. He defended several controve
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
a private law firm, Moreno Ocampo & Wortman Jofre. He defended several controversial figures, including football legend Diego Maradona. He was unanimously elected chief prosecutor of the ICC in June 2003. His tenure was a difficult one. The... Read more
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soccernews
Kempes: Only Maradona fans want Messi to miss World CupArgentina striker Mario Kempes says the only people who would be happy to see L
soccernews / Posted 7 days ago
Argentina striker Mario Kempes says the only people who would be happy to see Lionel Messi miss the World Cup are fans of Diego Maradona. Argentina are in a precarious position heading into their final qualifying match against Ecuador in Quito on... Read more
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Soccer Way
Kempes: Only Maradona fans want Messi to miss World Cup Argentina striker Mario Kempes says the only people who would be happy to see L
Soccer Way / Posted 7 days ago
Argentina striker Mario Kempes says the only people who would be happy to see Lionel Messi miss the World Cup are fans of Diego Maradona. Argentina are in a precarious position heading into their final qualifying match against Ecuador in Quito on... Read more
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Goal.com
Lionel Messi: Only Diego Maradona fans want Barcelona star to miss World Cup, claims ex-Argentina striker Mario KempesArgentina striker Mario Kempes says the only people who would be happy to see L
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
Argentina striker Mario Kempes says the only people who would be happy to see Lionel Messi miss the World Cup are fans of Diego Maradona. Argentina are in a precarious position heading into their final qualifying match against Ecuador in Quito on... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Napoli attacker Lorenzo Insigne: Scouts almost forced me to quit footballattacker Lorenzo Insigne admits he gave up football as a teenager. Insigne is
tribalfootball.com / Posted 9 days ago
attacker Lorenzo Insigne admits he gave up football as a teenager. Insigne is now being compared with Diego Maradona. He recalled: “They used to say I had some talent, but was too short. At one point, I wanted to quit football, as the scouts all... Read more
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Football365
Colombia star expected to make Barcelona switchin signing Liverpool star for free Emre Can the first player to move between t
Football365 / Posted 9 days ago
in signing Liverpool star for free Emre Can the first player to move between the clubs since 1964. It could happen... Diego Maradona suing two of his daughters for £1.45m Maradona has instructed his lawyer to take legal action against Dalma,... Read more
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Goal.com
Messi and Maradona make Ronaldo's all-time XI, but Cristiano Ronaldo misses outRonaldo’s all-time XI is littered with star names such as Diego Maradona and Li
Goal.com / Posted 10 days ago
Ronaldo’s all-time XI is littered with star names such as Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi, but namesake Cristiano Ronaldo misses out. The legendary Brazilian was asked to piece together the greatest team in history by Esporte Interativo. Ronaldo... Read more
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Football365
Diego Maradona suing two of his daughters for £1.45mShare this Page Diego Maradona is reportedly suing two of his own children for
Football365 / Posted 10 days ago
Share this Page Diego Maradona is reportedly suing two of his own children for £1.45m. Maradona has instructed his lawyer to take legal action against Dalma, 30, and Gianinna, 28. According to NDTC Sports, Maradona claims that his daughters stole... Read more
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