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AA Edit | Winners all: Messi, the beautiful game, Qatar

Besides a final for the ages, there was plenty of action of the modern kind in a more open and positive game that many countries play

20 Dec 2022 12:10 AM

Football legend Diego Maradona invokes 'Hand of God' to end pandemic

Argentina league, like most others in South America and Europe, has been stopped since since March 20 due to the coronavirus

30 Apr 2020 9:11 AM

2019 Copa America: Maradona slams Messi, Argentina after terrible Copa America start

Argentina face Paraguay next on June 19 and later face guests Qatar on June 23.

19 Jun 2019 11:24 AM

‘If Manchester United need a coach, I’m the man to do it’: Diego Maradona

Maradona was a fan of the Red Devils during the Alex Fergusson-Era.

05 Jun 2019 5:12 PM

The new age traveller

For the love with football, 78 per cent fans travel out of India to watch one to three football matches per season.

30 May 2019 7:00 AM


Angry at being dubbed a hustler, Maradona dismisses new film

Maradona, who is now coaching in Mexico, missed the film’s premier at Cannes on Sunday.

21 May 2019 11:14 AM

Diego Maradona acknowledges he is father of 3 more children

Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona has confirmed paternity of three children born in Cuba in addition to the five he has.

09 Mar 2019 10:55 AM

FIFA World Cup 2018: Diego Maradona memes break the internet

From his VIP box in the stands Maradona reigned supreme as the undisputed centre of attention.

27 Jun 2018 12:55 PM

Nizhny NovgoGRAVE for Argentina

The performance was so pedestrian that it would have been better had they not qualified for the World Cup like Italy and the Netherlands.

23 Jun 2018 2:21 AM

FIFA World Cup: Diego Maradona attends Argentina vs Iceland wearing 2 watches

Maradona almost did not make it to the tournament after being admitted to a hospital in Colombia earlier this month.

16 Jun 2018 7:52 PM


Want to uplift football in India, says Diego Maradona

Maradona was visibly ecstatic and tried out his left-footers, enthralling the 7,000-odd crowd and also took a few shots.

13 Dec 2017 1:21 AM

Argentine legend Diego Maradona skips charity match with Sourav Ganguly

Ganguly, who watched Maradona's 1986 World Cup triumph, thus missed out on a chance to play against his childhood icon.

12 Dec 2017 8:38 PM

Matthaus recalls ‘special rivalry’ with Maradona

The ones that stand out are the 1986 and the 1990 World Cup finals in Mexico and Rome respectively, that saw the rival skippers take home the trophy.

03 Nov 2017 12:24 AM

Argentina in crisis as World Cup dream takes a hit

A power struggle broke out after the death of former AFA president Julio Grondona in 2014.

31 Mar 2017 3:59 AM

Diego Maradona lands FIFA ambassadorial role

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona had been made an ambassador by FIFA.

10 Feb 2017 1:12 PM