Diego Maradona won the World Cup with Argentina in 1986In the history of football's World Cup, it is arguable that no player has ever hit the heights achieved by Argentina's Diego Maradona in 1986.Brazil's Pele, usually seen as Maradona's rival in the quest to be considered the best ever, won
Diego Maradona (centre) and Ossie Ardiles (right) played together at the 1982 World CupToday's football superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo "could not even dream" of being admired as much as Diego Maradona was, says his former Argentina team-mate Ossie Ardiles. Three days of national mourning have begun in Argentina
4:52 PM ETAtalanta's Josip Ilicic and Robin Gosens scored quickfire second-half goals to give them a comfortable 2-0 win over a toothless Liverpool, who barely managed a shot on target, in their Champions League Group D clash at Anfield on Wednesday.Having recently complained about fixture congestion and its effect on
3:39 PM ETPope Francis remembers football legend and fellow Argentine Diego Maradona with affection and is keeping him in his prayers, the Vatican said on Wednesday.Maradona, who died on Wednesday at his home in Argentina after a heart attack, met the pope several times at the Vatican after Francis was
11:32 AM ETArgentine legend Diego Maradona died on Wednesday at the age of 60 at his home on the outskirts of Buenos Aires following a heart attack.Matias Morla, Maradona's longtime agent, confirmed the news to Efe news agency. Maradona's spokesman, Sebastian Sanchi, said he died Wednesday of the heart attack,
Diego Maradona scored 34 goals in 91 appearances for ArgentinaDazzling, infamous, extraordinary, genius, outrageous. Diego Maradona. A flawed football icon.One of the game's most gifted players, the Argentine boasted a rare combination of flair, flamboyance, vision and speed which mesmerised fans.He also outraged supporters with his controversial 'Hand of God'
Diego Maradona was inspirational as captain when Argentina won the World Cup in 1986Football legend Diego Maradona, one of the greatest players of all time, has died at the age of 60.The former Argentina attacking midfielder and manager suffered a heart attack at his Buenos Aires home.He had successful surgery