Maradona

January 17, 2023
January 17, 2023

Messi greater than Maradona, says Scaloni

Lionel Messi has surpassed Diego Maradona as the greatest player of all time, Argentina's World Cup winning coach Lionel Scaloni has said.

December 30, 2022
December 30, 2022

Adios, Pele

It’s impossible to talk about football without mentioning Pele.

December 19, 2022
December 19, 2022

Argentina's post-Maradona youth revel in Messi's maiden World Cup win

Argentine Santiago Cutaia, 34, had never felt the elation of his country winning the soccer World Cup before, born two years after late icon Diego Maradona last hoisted the trophy aloft for the Albiceleste in 1986.

December 19, 2022
December 19, 2022

Leo Messi, 'Dios' Maradona says hello

Finally, Leo Messi, and how you deserved it. From all the way back in 2006, when you made your World Cup debut, until now.

December 17, 2022
December 17, 2022

Maradona's son: My dad would be proud of this national team

Diego Armando Maradona Sinagra was born in September 1986, just months after his father conquered the world at the World Cup in Mexico.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

‘Emotional slaves to Maradona’ struggle loving Messi unconditionally

Argentines aspire to be like clean-living Lionel Messi but in reality are more like flawed rebel Diego Maradona, an author says, as comparisons between the two great No. 10s become a dominant talking point of the Qatar World Cup.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

Argentina and Bangladesh: two nations united by football

While many already knew about Argentina’s massive fan base in Bangladesh, this may be the first time people all around the world took notice of it.

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Maradona would be 'super happy', says Messi

Lionel Messi believes Diego Maradona would be "super happy" after he led Argentina into the World Cup last 16 on Wednesday thanks to a 2-0 win over Poland.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

5 shocking moments in the history of football

Some moments perfectly capture the ups and downs of the feelings football fans experience and make us fall in love with the game all over again. No other sport can truly elicit such a wide range of feelings from its followers at every turn of the clock. The game’s capacity to change tears into joy and vice versa at each move is what makes these moments historical.

November 26, 2022
November 26, 2022

5 books on Argentina’s football history

For fans of the Argentinia team, these five books can be a portal to favourite moments in football history.