Diego Maradona Gives Journalist a Slap

Lee WalkerUK Managing EditorAugust 10, 2014

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If you are a journalist and you get in the face of Diego Maradona, there is a chance this may happen.

Watch as the hot-headed Argentine legend gives a reporter a slap.

101 Great Goals reported that Maradona was trailed by a large pack of journalists when he went to the theatre in Buenos Aires on Saturday.

101 Great Goals cites Peruvian newspaper El Comerciowhich quotes the 1986 World Cup winner as saying to the reporter, "What is it, fool. Why mess with my wife if I do not mess with you?"

 [El Comercio, h/t 101 Great Goals]