‘Diego Maradona was Kobe Bryant’s idol’: How there was mutual respect between Lakers legend and football great

Two greats of their games who passed away this year shared a lot of love – Kobe Bryant and Diego Maradona. This year has taken a toll on all of us. It started with wildfires, then a potential world war,…

Football Legend Diego Maradona dies at 60 after suffering cardiac arrest

Football Legend Diego Maradona dies at 60 after suffering cardiac arrest. The Argentine Football Association confirmed the news on Wednesday. Regarded as one of, if not the greatest footballer in history, Diego Maradona died on Wednesday at the age of…

The day Diego Maradona made two-time F1 champion and Ferrari star Fernando Alonso play football with him

Diego Maradona had a day to cherish in the F1 world with Ferrari star Fernando Alonso six years ago, playing football with the Spaniard. “If I was in a white dress at a wedding and a muddy ball arrived… I…

Diego Maradona claims he is the reason for Lionel Messi’s incredible free-kicks

Diego Maradona claims that he is the reason behind Lionel Messi’s insane free-kicks, as his interaction with Messi helped him. Lionel Messi has massively improved his free-kick skills, and probably have one of the most successful conversation rate in Europe…

Sir Alex Ferguson says Lionel Messi is superior to Diego Maradona

Sir Alex Ferguson says that Lionel Messi is superior to his compatriot Deigo Maradona.  Hugh McIlvanney, who was one of the greatest sports journalists in England passed away a week ago. In an interview with the Times, he revealed that…

Maradona-Messi feud: Messi’s family reacts to Maradona’s comments

Maradona-Messi feud: Former footballing star Diego Maradona made controversial comments on Messi. Lionel Messi might be scoring goals for Barcelona, but is going through a struggling season with Barcelona. The club has slipped to the second position with only 15…

Diego Maradona taken to hospital after Argentina’s win

Argentina beat Nigeria 2-1 to reach the round-of-16 of the World Cup. Marcos Rojo’s late winner started the seemingly never-ending celebrations in Argentina. It was only fitting that Rojo carried Messi on his shoulders after scoring the winner for the…

Five Football Transfers That Almost Happened

As the summer rolls in so the does the much awaited transfer window with clubs across Europe looking to go from strength to strength. Rumours and stories fill papers and articles across the news with fans and pundits alike giving…