Diego Maradona

Flying museum to honour Maradona ahead of World Cup 

The 'Tango D10S' plane was introduced on Wednesday night before it flies around Argentina for fans of Maradona to visit on the ground.

published on : 27th May 2022

Diego Maradona's 'hand of God' 1986 World Cup jersey auctioned for USD 9.3 million

Sotheby's said that seven bidders vied for the garment in an auction that began April 20 and ended on Wednesday morning without releasing the name of the buyer.

published on : 5th May 2022

Maradona's 'Hand of God' jersey to be auctioned

Auctioneer Sotheby’s said that the jersey could fetch more than 5.2 million USD, and the shirt will be on display in Sotheby’s London showroom during the April 20-May 4 bidding period.

published on : 6th April 2022

More stolen items of late football legend Diego Maradona recovered in Assam

After recovering a heritage Hublot wristwatch that belonged to Diego Maradona, the Assam Police seized several other stolen items, believed to be that of the late football legend.

published on : 13th December 2021

Maradona’s stolen watch recovered in Assam

The alleged thief, a resident of Sivasagar, was employed as a domestic help at Maradona’s Dubai residence. He fled to Assam in August this year.

published on : 12th December 2021

Assam police recover late football legend Maradona's Hublot watch, domestic help alleged thief

It was a one of its kind and specially-made watch of the departed Argentine star. Maradona's jersey number 10 and his signature are inscribed on it, Assam Police said.

published on : 11th December 2021

Assam police recover football legend Maradona's heritage Hublot watch

One person, Wazid Hussein, was arrested in connection with the case, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.

published on : 11th December 2021

Cuban woman says Diego Maradona abused and raped her

Mavys Alvarez Rego, who now lives in Miami, told the press in Buenos Aires how she met Maradona at 16, when the star, then in his forties, lived in Cuba, where he was undergoing drug treatment.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Lionel Messi's disappointments with Argentina

Argentina captain Lionel Messi only scored once in Russia and is still yet to net in the knockout stages of a World Cup.

published on : 30th June 2018

Maradona drama is a problem for Argentina and Messi in FIFA World Cup

When Lionel Messi ran to the corner and sank to his knees, the enduring image of Argentina scrambling into the World Cup's last 16 was set.

published on : 27th June 2018

Diego Maradona needs medical treatment after Argentina victory

Maradona, 57, had been visibly emotional during the match in Saint Petersburg that Argentina had to win to stay in the tournament.

published on : 27th June 2018

England striker Harry Kane mirrors Diego Maradona in his passion: Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino

Kane's double secured England a 2-1 win over Tunisia in their World Cup opener to put Gareth Southgate's side in a strong position to qualify for the knockout stages.

published on : 21st June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Argentina rally behind Lionel Messi ahead of key Croatia clash

Argentina are rallying around captain Lionel Messi as the South American giants prepare for their crucial Group D clash with Croatia.

published on : 20th June 2018

Diego Maradona pours scorn on Argentina coach after Iceland draw

"Playing like that, he can't come back to Argentina," the 1986 World Cup winner told Venezuelan television after Lionel Messi missed a penalty in the 1-1 Group D stalemate in Moscow.

published on : 18th June 2018

FIFA World Cup hall of fame: Diego Maradona, none before him, none thereafter

For him, laws were like opponents, who had to be beaten at any cost.

published on : 7th June 2018
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