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17 July, 2014 2:39 AM Diego Maradona's Ex-Girlfriend Arrested, Accused of Dubai Theft

Rocio Oliva was arrested at a Buenos Aires airport for allegedly stealing from Diego Maradona in Dubai. Oliva, who denies the allegations, has charged that Maradona struck her. Buenos Aires: An ex-girlfriend of legendary footballer Diego Maradona was arrested on Wednesday at a Buenos Aires airport for allegedly stealing from him in Dubai, police said. "Rocio 28

15 July, 2014 7:20 AM FIFA World Cup: Argentina Return Home, Crestfallen Messi Keeps Low Profile

Nationwide the atmosphere was one of pride as much as disappointment after Argentina played their first World Cup final since 1990 and Lionel Messi claimed the Golden Ball award. Buenos Aires: A crestfallen Lionel Messi kept a low profile as thousands of people greeted the Argentina squad on their return home on Monday, just hours after their World Cup final 31

15 July, 2014 2:59 AM Messi did not deserve Golden Ball, says Maradona

Argentina forward Lionel Messi did not deserve to win the World Cup "Golden Ball" as the tournament's best player, according to his compatriot and former great Diego Maradona. Messi received the award after Argentina lost 1-0 to Germany in the final on Sunday but he looked far from happy as he went up to collect the trophy. "I could see he didn't want to go up and collect 14

14 July, 2014 4:57 PM FIFA World Cup: Brazil Celebrates Germany's Win Against Rivals Argentina

Germany defeated Argentina in a thrilling World Cup 2014 final. It gave several tear-eyed Brazilian fans a reason to cheer because of the Latin America rivalry. Rio de Janeiro: Brazilians bitter about their team's disastrous World Cup celebrated Argentina's defeat to Germany in the final Sunday by dancing and launching fireworks, relieved that their 34

14 July, 2014 4:22 PM Maradona says Messi didn't deserve Golden Ball

BUENOS AIRES: Argentine football legend Diego Maradona said compatriot Lionel Messi did not deserve to be named best player of the World Cup, arguing it should have gone to Colombia's James Rodriguez. "I'd give Lio the sky, but when it's not deserved and it's just marketers who want to make him win something he didn't win, it's unfair," Maradona said Sunday 9

14 July, 2014 9:18 AM Diego Maradona's Ex-Girlfriend Wanted in Dubai Over Theft Charges: Report

Argentine icon Diego Maradona, whose personal life has not been short on drama, charges that his ex-girlfriend Rocio Oliva, 22, made off with items including watches and diamond earrings. The footballer last month travelled to Dubai, where he lived with Oliva, to file the suit in the country where he was hired as a sports promoter. "Prosecutors issued 11

14 July, 2014 9:10 AM Maradona's Ex Wanted in Dubai Over Theft Charges: Report

Dubai: Police in Dubai have issued an arrest warrant against the ex-girlfriend of football legend Diego Maradona whom he has accused of stealing, a newspaper reported Monday. The Argentine footballer, 53, whose personal life has not been short on drama, charges that Rocio Oliva, 22, made off with items including watches and diamond earrings. The footballer 18

14 July, 2014 8:48 AM World Cup 2014: Lionel Messi Did Not Deserve to Win Golden Ball Award, Says Diego Maradona

Football star Lionel Messi, who single-handedly took Argentina to the finals this year, beat competition from German striker Thomas Muller, Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez and Netherlands' Arjen Robben to win the prestigious Golden Ball award. Argentine football icon Diego Maradona feels Lionel Messi should not have been given the Golden Ball award 34

14 July, 2014 6:17 AM Germany crowned king of football: A well-deserved victory for a skilful and tenacious team

To say this was a repeat of the 1990 World Cup final would be a worn-out cliché. For what football fans got on Sunday at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro was nothing short of a classic. Finalists Germany and Argentina showed why they belonged here at the biggest of all stages and for 113 minutes were equally matched in skill, tenacity and passion. However 22

14 July, 2014 5:41 AM World Cup 2014: Lionel Messi Already a Great, Says Alejandro Sabella

Argentina's Lionel Messi squandered a glorious chance early in the second half of the FIFA World Cup final against Germany when he shot wide with only goalkeeper Manuel Neuer to beat, but coach Alejandro Sabella said that his captain had nothing to prove. Rio de Janeiro: Lionel Messi's failure to win the World Cup with Argentina on Sunday does not affect 44