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28 October, 2014 6:55 PM Tennis-Star Gabriela Sabatini Statue Left Empty-Handed by Vandals

Vandals have made off with the racket that was clasped in the hands of a newly unveiled statue of Argentine tennis star Gabriela Sabatini in Buenos Aires. The miscreants left the artwork looking rather empty-handed just a few weeks after it was made public on the Rio de la Plata waterfront. They severed the bronze-colored racket that was formerly clasped 2

13 October, 2014 11:42 AM Brazil Coach Dunga Denies Cocaine Slur Against Argentina

Brazil coach Dunga was filmed pinching his nose and pointing at Argentina bench insinuating drug use. Singapore: Brazil coach Dunga denied on Monday insinuating drug use in the Argentina camp after he was filmed pinching his nose and pointing at the rival bench during the weekend win in Beijing. Dunga, questioned over the incident during Brazil's trip to Singapore 4

19 September, 2014 7:10 AM Drug Addiction Stopped Me From Fulfilling Potential, Says Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona, part of Argentina's 1986 World Cup-winning team, is widely regarded among the greatest players in history. Argentine football great Diego Maradona has admitted his drug addiction stopped him from fulfilling his potential as a player. In an interview with Argentine television channel Tyc Sports on Thursday, the 53-year-old said he has not had a normal 3

11 August, 2014 12:52 PM Arsenal F.C.'s Community Shield Victory Over Manchester City Sets the Tone for the Season: Arsene Wenger

Arsenal F.C. thrashed EPL champions Manchester City 3-0 to claim the community shield title on Sunday. London: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger felt his side had established a benchmark for their season after a convincing 3-0 win over Premier League champions Manchester City in the Community Shield. Substitute Olivier Giroud capped a one-sided victory with a brilliant 17

11 August, 2014 10:33 AM Diego Maradona hits journalist at event in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES: Argentine football great Diego Maradona punched one of the reporters who crowded around him as he left a show with his younger son Diego Fernando. The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon at the door of the El National theatre where Maradona attended a children's show "Panam" with his son and the boy's mother Veronica Ojeda, reports 4

11 August, 2014 8:54 AM Diego Maradona Hits Journalist at Event in Argentina

Diego Maradona accused the journalist of bothering his wife before a violent outburst which was caught on tape. Buenos Aires: Argentine football great Diego Maradona punched one of the reporters who crowded around him as he left a show with his younger son Diego Fernando, here. The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon at the door of the El National 17

30 July, 2014 10:14 AM Alejandro Sabella Expected to Leave as Argentina's Coach

Alejandro Sabella took over as Argentina coach from Diego Maradona in 2011 and mentored his team to the FIFA World Cup 2014 final recently. Buenos Aires: Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella is expected to resign Wednesday, ending weeks of speculation about his future following his country's loss in the World Cup final. The Argentine Football Association 29

26 July, 2014 6:50 AM Diego Maradona Rips Argentina's World Cup 2014 Performance

Diego Maradona criticised Argentina after they finished runners-up in the recently-concluded FIFA World Cup 2014. The former Argentina star, and coach of the national side four years ago in South Africa, said the team led by Lionel Messi should have been winning matches by three goals each time. (Lionel Messi considered move to Arsenal: Report) 34

18 July, 2014 12:35 PM Philipp Lahm, Germany's Most Intelligent Footballer, Goes Out at the Top

Germany's Philipp Lahm is standing down at the top of his game, only 30 and just five days after joining an elite club of 20 World Cup winning captains when his country lifted the 2014 trophy, which puts him up with Diego Maradona, Franz Beckenbauer and Bobby Moore. Lahm has not always had an easy career, battling with injury and the hierarchy at his lifelong 38

18 July, 2014 2:43 AM 'Diego Maradona Set Me Up,' Says Arrested Ex-Girlfriend

Argentina great Diego Maradona said Rocio Oliva stole hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of watches, diamond earrings and other jewelry from him in Dubai. Buenos Aires: Diego Maradona's ex-girlfriend said on Thursday the football legend had set a trap for her, denying she stole jewelry from his Dubai mansion as an Argentine court released her on bail. "Maradona 27