"Half Man, Half God" Maradona is king of Cannes
Diego Maradona is sure to cause a stir when he turns up next week at the Cannes film festival for a new documentary about his jaw-dropping life by the Oscar-winning maker of "Amy". It is only one of a wave of new works about the flawed Argentine football genius that include a just-wrapped Amazon biopic…
'I nearly died' - Maradona misses out on first title as coach
Diego Maradona's hopes of winning his first coaching title were dashed Sunday as his Dorados team lost the Mexican second-division finals, along with their shot at promotion.
Maradona to leave Dorados over 'referee bias'
Argentina great Diego Maradona said he will quit his job at Mexican second-division club Dorados at the end of the season over perceived refereeing bias against his team. The 58-year-old Maradona made the decision on Friday following a 1-1 draw with Venados, claiming his touchline presence led to decisions going against his team. "Once it…
Maradona in hot water over pro-Maduro comments
The Mexican Football Federation said Wednesday it has opened an investigation into whether Diego Maradona violated its ethics code when he praised Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro after a recent match.
Maradona Scores Hat Trick As He Unveils Three More Children
Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona has confirmed paternity of three children born in Cuba in addition to the five he has previously recognised, his lawyer announced Friday. "Maradona has three children in Cuba, with whom he's in contact," Matias Morla told Argentina's Canal Trece. Confirming paternity would mean the 58-year-old former World Cup winner and…
Unique Maradona shirt sold for 12,000 euros
A unique red Napoli shirt worn by Diego Maradona with a number nine on the back was sold for 12,000 euros ($13,600) at an auction in Turin on Thursday. The Italian club usually wear sky blue and the Argentina star was best-known for wearing the number 10 jersey -- one was sold for 6,500 euros…
Furious Maradona hurls insults at rival fans
Argentine football legend Diego Maradona hurled insults at fans of an opposing team and had to be restrained from attacking them after they jeered his coaching loss Sunday in Mexico's second-division final.
Maradona says Messi is not a leader for Argentina
Lionel Messi "is not a leader," said Diego Maradona of the current Argentina talisman in an interview in Mexico.
Maradona seeks rebirth in Mexican club
Argentine legend Diego Maradona described his decision to coach second-division Mexican club Dorados as a rebirth after years battling addictions, as he officially became the team's new manager Monday.
Maradona's new club owned by powerful clan with shady ties
The latest chapter in Argentine football legend Diego Maradona's colorful career will be coaching Mexican second-division club Dorados, a team owned by a powerful family that has faced accusations of ties to drug trafficking.