When Calcio Was King: Italian Football’s Golden Age

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European club football’s top table was once again missing one of its oldest guests this week with no Italian football clubs in the last eight of the European Cup for the second year in a row. In the backwaters of the Europa and Europa Conference leagues, there are just two sides: Atalanta and Roma. The […] READ MORE



Diego Maradona ‘Enquired’ About Becoming Nottingham Forest Boss

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Argentina legend Diego Maradona enquired about the possibility of managing Nottingham Forest in 2012, according to BBC Radio Nottingham. Maradona ‘Enquired’ About Becoming Championship Side’s Boss Argentine Legend Contacted Club to Express Interest in Manager’s Role A staggering claim about Maradona once being interested in taking the lead at Forest has come to light following […] READ MORE


Don Diego Maradona: A Hero

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Diego Armando Maradona died on November 25, 2020. On that day, football lost one of its biggest icons. A character unlike any other and a hero to an entire generation. The whole football world will dearly miss Maradona. The Lanus-born Argentinian might have only been five-feet and five-inches tall but his aura was larger than […] READ MORE


Diego Maradona and England: A Look Back at That Fateful Game in 1986

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Some men are declared to be kings, some are legends, but few call themselves God. However, that’s what Diego Maradona did after scoring an extremely controversial goal against England in the 1986 World Cup quarter-finals. As the legendary footballer passed away at 60 on Wednesday, it’s important to look back at the game that arguably […] READ MORE


Napoli Stadium to Be Renamed After Diego Maradona

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The Mayor of Naples, Luigi de Magistris, has confirmed that Napoli’s San Paolo stadium will be renamed after Diego Maradona, following the Argentine’s death on Wednesday, November 25. Napoli to Rename Stadium After Death of Club Legend Maradona Maradona Widely Regarded as Napoli’s Greatest Player The mayor revealed the news on his official Twitter account, […] READ MORE



Football Legend Diego Maradona Dies at 60

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Argentinian great Diego Maradona has died following a reported cardiac arrest. The footballing icon has passed away aged just 60 years old. Maradona Dies at 60 One of the Greatest of All Time While many disagree on the order, few can argue that Maradona is one of the greatest players to ever grace a football […] READ MORE


Diego Maradona to Undergo Emergency Brain Surgery

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Diego Maradona, one of the greatest footballers in history, will have to undergo emergency brain surgery to remove a blood clot, his personal physician told reporters on Tuesday. He had been hospitalized since Monday, but despite early, positive signs, he will need an operation for a subdural hematoma. Maradona to Undergo Emergency Brain Surgery One […] READ MORE