Diego Maradona's death on November 2, 2020 was followed by a flood of tributes from around the world and all walks of life.
The pontiff - described by the paper as 'a pope of the people in the most noble sense of the term' - touched on the need for teamwork and working towards a shared goal.
A second autopsy has shown that Diego Maradona did not consume alcohol or narcotics in the days before his death.
Tony Lewis was one of the men behind the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method used in weather-affected limited-overs cricket matches.
In a year defined by a devastating pandemic, the world lost iconic defenders of civil rights, great athletes and entertainers who helped define their genres.
Fans gathered in thousands at Napoli's stadium to mourn him, leaving candles, flowers, pictures and notes.
rgentina's national rugby team has apologised for its widely criticised tribute to Diego Maradona following the football legend's death from a heart attack.
It shook the foundations of the world’s richest sports body and incriminated big names, starting from the then FIFA chief Sepp Blatter.
Earlier in the day prosecutors in San Isidro, near Buenos Aires, said they were investigating Leopoldo Luque while Argentine television showed police raiding the doctor's surgery and home.
Before the FIFA World Cup in 1994, when Argentina played an international friendly against Croatia, Stimac had a chance to play against Maradona.
Only family members and close friends were permitted at Jardín Bella Vista cemetery for the final religious ceremony and burial of Maradona next to the graves of his parents, Dalma and Diego.
On entering suite number 309 of Hotel Blue Nile, you feel an invisible presence of the ‘God of Football’ enveloping you.
Argentine legend’s love for the game shone through in a simple act during his birthday celebrations in Kannur
Fifty-three-year-old C T K Musthafa, of Nainaamvalappu here, is among the countless fans of Diego Maradona.
Outside his family, only two deaths have shaken former India football team captain I M Vijayan beyond words.