1. Diego Maradona Makes Kalidou Koulibaly Racism Claim, Talks Antonio Conte, More

    Napoli legend Diego Maradona has claimed racism in football is holding back star centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly. He also believes his former club is at a disadvantage in Serie A because newly crowned champions Juventus are helped by referees...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 1 month ago 19,115 reads 0 comments

  2. Diego Maradona Says He'd Have Thrown Punches over Lionel Messi Penalty

    Barcelona and Argentina legend Diego Maradona has joked that "there would have been punches thrown" had he been on the pitch when Lionel Messi infamously used a penalty to pass to Luis Suarez against Celta Vigo...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 3 months ago 56,118 reads 48 comments

  3. Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona Comparisons Doubted by Javier Zanetti

    Lionel Messi doesn't need to win a World Cup in order to live up to the standards of Diego Maradona , according to compatriot Javier Zanetti, who has insisted the two legends are unique in their own right...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 4 months ago 2,657 reads 15 comments

  4. Diego Maradona Poses in Arsenal Training Kit Ahead of Manchester City Clash

    Argentina legend Diego Maradona has appeared online in an Arsenal training kit ahead of the Gunners' clash with Manchester City on Monday...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 5 months ago 11,178 reads 19 comments

  5. Lionel Messi Says Diego Maradona Inspired Him to Play Soccer

    Lionel Messi is believed by many to be the best soccer player in the world right now, so it's only fitting that his inspiration for playing the game is the man considered by many to be the greatest player in the sport's history...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 8,879 reads 39 comments

  6. Zola on Maradona vs. Messi: 'Maradona Would Have Scored More Goals Today'

    Gianfranco Zola has had his say on the Lionel Messi vs. Diego Maradona debate, referring glowingly to his time playing alongside Maradona at Napoli between 1989 and 1991. Zola told Qatar's Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (via FIFA...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 7 months ago 3,433 reads 13 comments

  7. Diego Maradona Leads the Post-Match Celebrations as Argentina Beats Tonga in RWC

    Diego Maradona 's passion for Argentinian sport is infectious. The football legend was in attendance for Los Pumas' 45-16 Rugby World Cup win over Tonga in Leicester on Sunday ...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 8 months ago 1,938 reads 7 comments

  8. Diego Maradona's Partner Overshadows Legend with Glorious Finish

    It wasn't often during Diego Maradona 's distinguished career that he was outdone on the football pitch, but the Argentinian legend had to settle for second best when training with his girlfriend in Dubai...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 9 months ago 7,255 reads 14 comments

  9. Maradona Breaks Out into a Dance While Singing Bob Marley's 'No Woman, No Cry'

    One would think Diego Maradona 's friend doing most of the singing at dinner is the more musically apt of the two. But since it's Maradona , he will not be upstaged...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 10 months ago 2,966 reads 6 comments

  10. Lionel Messi Slammed by Diego Maradona After 2015 Copa America Failure

    Argentinian legend Diego Maradona has criticised Lionel Messi 's performances at the 2015 Copa America, but he believes many have gone overboard in their assessment of the icon's inability to impact the Albiceleste's final loss to Chile...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 11 months ago 48,787 reads 181 comments

  11. Lionel Messi Can Be Compared to Diego Maradona, but in the Correct Way

    There was something baffling about the reaction to Lionel Messi ’s performance in last Saturday’s Copa America final, which Argentina lost on penalties to Chile...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 11 months ago 37,139 reads 225 comments

  12. Diego Maradona Reportedly to Run for FIFA President to Replace Sepp Blatter

    Diego Maradona has marked himself as a potential replacement for FIFA president Sepp Blatter, according to Victor Hugo Morales, a long-time associate of the football legend...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 11 months ago 12,608 reads 88 comments