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Diego Maradona mocked in South Korea U20 player's celebration

Diego Maradona mocked in South Korea U20 player's celebration

The Argentine legend got burned by forward Paik Seung-ho after acting dangerously overconfident when making the competition draw. 24 May 2017
FourFourTwo’s 100 most influential people in football right now: 80-71

FourFourTwo’s 100 most influential people in football right now: 80-71

Part three of our series acknowledges two Diegos, two international managers and one of the most powerful politicians in the world 18 May 2017
Maradona takes charge at Al-Fujairah

Maradona takes charge at Al-Fujairah

Diego Maradona has returned to coaching, accepting a post in UAE Division One with Al-Fujairah. 8 May 2017
Gabbiadini: Le Tissier? I've seen videos – he's the Maradona of Southampton

Gabbiadini: Le Tissier? I've seen videos – he's the Maradona of Southampton

Southampton striker Manolo Gabbiadini has told FourFourTwo that Matt Le Tissiers iconic status on the south coast is similar to Diego Maradonas in Naples. 4 May 2017
Messi only plays well for Barcelona - Romario

Messi only plays well for Barcelona - Romario

Former Barcelona striker Romario has explained why Diego Maradona is better than Lionel Messi - and why both were no match for him. 26 Apr 2017
Maradona doubts Argentina World Cup qualification without Messi

Maradona doubts Argentina World Cup qualification without Messi

With Lionel Messi suspended, Diego Maradona questions whether Argentina will qualify for the World Cup. 25 Apr 2017
Hamsik gunning for Maradona's record

Hamsik gunning for Maradona's record

Napoli captain Marek Hamsik is three goals away from equalling Diego Maradona's record of 115 goals for the club. 15 Apr 2017
11 forgotten international stars who shone after returning from the abyss

11 forgotten international stars who shone after returning from the abyss

After Jermain Defoe was welcomed back into the England squad three years since his last cap, Amit Katwala looks at the players who made an impact after a spell in the international wilderness. 10 Apr 2017
Dembele a genius like Maradona and Ronaldinho - Pochettino

Dembele a genius like Maradona and Ronaldinho - Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino believes Mousa Dembele is in the same bracket as two of the game's greats. 1 Apr 2017
Diego Maradona taking legal action against Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 creators

Diego Maradona taking legal action against Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 creators

The Argentine legend wants to bring Konami to justice... for giving him top status, basically. 1 Apr 2017
Maradona vows to confront Infantino over 'teddy-bear' Messi's ban

Maradona vows to confront Infantino over 'teddy-bear' Messi's ban

Diego Maradona thinks Argentina need to learn to cope without Lionel Messi - but he still plans to fight FIFA to get his ban overturned. 31 Mar 2017
Thiago is like Maradona - Matthaus

Thiago is like Maradona - Matthaus

Lothar Matthaus feels Thiago Alcantara is a bit like Diego Maradona following his superb performances for Bayern Munich. 16 Mar 2017
Video: Diego Maradona fails miserably in trying to recreate Hand of God goal in South Korea

Video: Diego Maradona fails miserably in trying to recreate Hand of God goal in South Korea

The Argentine legend tried his best to re-live that infamous effort against England in a recent five-a-side match... only this time, justice was delivered. 15 Mar 2017
Attention Suarez! 29 of football's dirtiest tricks EVER

Attention Suarez! 29 of football's dirtiest tricks EVER

Reprehensible swines are always finding new ways of breaking the rules. FourFourTwo recalls the beautiful games dastardly deeds... 9 Mar 2017
Maradona at a loss to explain reports of disturbance with girlfriend

Maradona at a loss to explain reports of disturbance with girlfriend

Argentina legend Diego Maradona was left bemused by media reports of an alleged disturbance involving him and his girlfriend. 16 Feb 2017
Sarri wants Maradona team talk for Napoli in Madrid Champions League clash

Sarri wants Maradona team talk for Napoli in Madrid Champions League clash

Maurizio Sarri pledged to attack Real Madrid when Napoli take to the field at Santiago Bernabeu, possibly buoyed by Diego Maradona's wisdom. 15 Feb 2017
Maradona won't forgive Bauza for meeting Icardi

Maradona won't forgive Bauza for meeting Icardi

Edgardo Bauza's openness to selecting Mauro Icardi for Argentina is not sitting well with Diego Maradona. 15 Feb 2017
Modric: Thank God Maradona is not playing

Modric: Thank God Maradona is not playing

As Real Madrid prepare to host Napoli in the Champions League, Luka Modric is pleased Diego Maradona does not still play for the Italians. 15 Feb 2017
Maradona lands FIFA role, hails 'clean and transparent' body

Maradona lands FIFA role, hails 'clean and transparent' body

Diego Maradona has hailed FIFA after confirming he has taken up a position with the world game's governing body. 10 Feb 2017
Maradona: I will not tolerate people questioning Messi

Maradona: I will not tolerate people questioning Messi

Diego Maradona has labelled Lionel Messi "a phenomenon" and feels the Barcelona man does not need World Cup glory to confirm his status. 27 Jan 2017
Callejon credits 'Maradona effect' as Napoli down AC Milan

Callejon credits 'Maradona effect' as Napoli down AC Milan

Jose Callejon suggested that Diego Maradona's visit helped Napoli to defeat AC Milan in Saturday's key Serie A encounter. 22 Jan 2017