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Maradona's doctor investigated for involuntary manslaughter

Buenos Aires - Diego Maradona's personal doctor was on Sunday being investigated for involuntary manslaughter four days after the Argentina legend suffered a fatal heart attack, prosecutors in San Isidro near Buenos Aires reported.

Maradona's death may trigger family inheritance battle

Buenos Aires - Diego Maradona's tormented private life, with its tangled relationships and paternity suits, suggests distributing his inheritance will be a complex task for lawyers bracing for claims from a slew of children -- those he recognized and those he didn't....

Police clash with fans at Maradona's wake

Buenos Aires - Riot police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in clashes Thursday with football fans near the wake for Argentine football legend Diego Maradona in Buenos Aires.

Argentines mourn Maradona, 'the most human of Gods'

Buenos Aires - Stunned Argentines were plunged into grief Wednesday by the death of the country's favorite son Diego Maradona, a sublimely gifted sporting hero they saw as "the most human of Gods.

Argentina bids final farewell to favorite son Maradona

Buenos Aires - Huge crowds bade a grief-filled adieu Thursday to Argentina's favorite son Diego Maradona before he was buried on the outskirts of the capital after a farewell that at times descended into chaos.

Maradona's legend shaped by his Hand of God

Buenos Aires - Diego Maradona scored more than 300 goals, many touched with genius, but the two most famous came within four minutes of each other on June 22, 1986 in Mexico: one was voted Goal of the Century, the other is even more famous.

Diego Maradona, a divine talent with more than a touch of the devil

Buenos Aires - Diego Maradona was football's archetypal troubled genius, a world-beating player whose life and career scaled the most dazzling heights but also plumbed the darkest depths.

Maradona leaves hospital following surgery

Olivos - Argentine football legend Diego Maradona left hospital on Wednesday followed by a convoy of supporters, eight days after undergoing surgery to remove a blood clot on his brain.

Maradona allowed to leave hospital: doctor

Olivos - Argentine football legend Diego Maradona is expected to leave hospital on Wednesday, his doctor said, eight days after undergoing surgery to remove a blood clot on his brain.

Maradona progressing well after brain surgery

Olivos - Argentine football great Diego Maradona is progressing well after brain surgery on a blood clot and could be discharged this week, his doctor said Monday.Maradona, 60, underwent surgery last Tuesday to remove a clot lodged between his brain and skull.

Maradona to remain in hospital for treatment following surgery: doctor

Olivos - Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona is to remain in hospital for several more days to undergo treatment following surgery to remove a blood clot on the brain, his doctor said Thursday.

'Injured' Maradona unable to attend Cannes film festival

Cannes - Football legend Diego Maradona will not attend the Cannes film festival, where a documentary about his life is being premiered, after he injured his shoulder, its director told AFP Sunday.

Maradona acknowledges paternity of three more children

Buenos Aires - Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona has confirmed paternity of three children born in Cuba in addition to the five he has previously recognized, his lawyer announced Friday.

Maradona's new club owned by powerful clan with shady ties

Mexico - The latest chapter in Argentine football legend Diego Maradona's colorful career will be coaching Mexican second-division club Dorados, a team owned by a powerful family that has faced accusations of ties to drug trafficking.

Copa America loss shouldn't tarnish Lionel Messi's legacy

Some things aren’t meant to be. When Gonzalo Higuain and Ever Banega’s terrible penalty attempts failed to beat Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo from the penalty spot in last week’s Copa America final, Lionel Messi may have finally accepted this n

Amid rumors over health, Fidel Castro sends letter to Maradona

Havana - Fidel Castro has written a letter to Argentine football great Diego Maradona that appears to show the 88-year-old Cuban leader is alive despite a year-long absence from public view, a television network reported Monday.

Lionel Messi's legacy remains intact despite World Cup loss

Social media went haywire when Lionel Messi was awarded the Golden Ball winner of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil over James Rodriguez and Arjen Robben.

Diego Maradona poised to ditch retirement with Deportivo Riestra

Diego Maradona is ready to put pen to paper in a miraculous deal that will see the legendary winger lace up his boots and return to playing at the age of 53.

Maradona ex-lover says he will be a dad, again

Buenos Aires - With Diego Maradona about to make a Valentine's Day announcement of his engagement to wed, an ex- of his said Wednesday she is pregnant by him for the second time.The Argentine football legend already has five children from four women.One of the women ...

Germany defeats Argentina in World Cup 2010 Special

Berlin - In the World Cup quarterfinals, Germany defeated Argentina 4-0. The Germans' crushing counterattacking destroyed Diego Maradona's dreams and secured Germany into the semi-finals.

Op-Ed: Maradona's Argentina Remains a Potent Force

As the qualifying for the FIFA 2010 World Cup slated for South Africa was winding down in the COMNEBOL, South American zone, Argentina's near peril of missing an automatic qualifying spot dominated soccer headlines from across the world.

Diego Maradona wants to meet Iranian president Ahmedinijad

Argentina football legend Diego Maradona wants to meet the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. He said that meeting the president is one of his goals in the New Year.

Maradona On The Slippery Slope To Oblivion

Diego Maradona is a living legend in football for millions of fans, yet they're worrying about him at it appears he has some sort of a death wish

Maradona is recovering fast after sedation

Argentine football star Diego Maradona who had been sedated is recovering fast.

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Germany Vs. Argentina 4-0 from Berlin Kulturbrauerei  Prenzlauer Berg - Fifa World Cup 2010.
Germany Vs. Argentina 4-0 from Berlin Kulturbrauerei, Prenzlauer Berg - Fifa World Cup 2010.
Carlsberg latest advert featuring a Maradona lookalike mopping the floor!
Carlsberg latest advert featuring a Maradona lookalike mopping the floor!

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