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#El Diez

# el-diez - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Diego Maradona undergoes successful surgery

The 58-year-old Dorados coach has had an operation and will “return to work as soon as possible”.

# el-diez - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Diego Maradona makes winning start in Mexico

The Argentina icon is up and running with his latest club.

# el-diez - Friday 27 July, 2018

Diego Maradona calls into live TV show to call nephew a 'coward'

Argentina great Diego Maradona called Canal9 television show ‘Confrontados’ to criticise his nephew live on air.

# el-diez - Friday 6 July, 2018

Maradona apologises to Fifa over England 'monumental theft' claim

Referee Mark Geiger was slammed by the outspoken Argentina legend, who has now admitted he went too far in his criticisms.

# el-diez - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Fifa rebukes Maradona's 'inappropriate' referee claims

The Argentina great said Colombia were victims of a “monumental theft” against England.

# el-diez - Saturday 30 June, 2018

FIFA backs 'football great' Maradona but urges World Cup star to be respectful

The former Napoli and Barcelona No 10 has been a colourful presence in the stands for his home nation, but his behaviour has attracted criticism.

# el-diez - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Maradona receives treatment after Argentina's dramatic win

The Argentina icon required treatment after his nation reached the last 16 at the World Cup.

# el-diez - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Maradona says Dani Alves is an idiot after Juve defender criticises Hand of God

‘I wouldn’t be able to tell my son that I won a World Cup like this,’ the Brazilian said.

# el-diez - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Shilton, Maradona trade barbs over 'Hand of God'

The Hand of God incident happened 30 years ago today.

# el-diez - Sunday 12 June, 2016

# el-diez - Thursday 12 June, 2014

The greatest World Cup tragedies: Diego Maradona, USA 1994 El Diez This post contains videos

The greatest World Cup tragedies: Diego Maradona, USA 1994

South American football specialist Marcela Mora y Araujo tells us about the traumatic scandal that still reverberates through Argentinian football.

# el-diez - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Maradona compares Brazil final scalp to an 'orgasm'

Winning a tournament is a lot like making love to a beautiful woman.

# el-diez - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

World Cup hopefuls Germany could wilt in Brazilian heat, warns Diego Maradona

El Diego fancies them to impress though.

# el-diez - Saturday 16 March, 2013

VIDEO: Diego Maradona has still got it, baby El Diego This post contains videos

VIDEO: Diego Maradona has still got it, baby

Check out the tekkers from El Diez in Dubai this week.

# el-diez - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Diego Maradona: 'Hand of God' delivered Argentine pope

In my country the ‘hand of God’ has now brought about an Argentine pope,” says El Diego.

# el-diez - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Diego Maradona, 51, stunned by partner's pregnancy

The World Cup winner’s 34-year-old partner Veronica Ojeda is five months pregnant with the footballer’s fourth child.

# el-diez - Monday 2 April, 2012

Maradona's team defends scuffle with heckling fans

the Argentina legend stormed into the stands to confront fans who were taunting his girlfriend and the wives of players.

# el-diez - Monday 16 May, 2011

Go east: Maradona takes job with United Arab Emirates club

Argentina legend is back on the sidelines for the first time since last summer’s World Cup… with Al Wasl.