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Diego Maradona announces Gimnasia return – two days after quitting

Argentina legend Diego Maradona said he is to return as manager of Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata - two days after he quit.
Diego Maradona's Sinaloa Dorados will fight for the Mexican second division title after beating Ciudad Juarez.

Diego Maradona debunks daughter’s claim, says I’m not dying

The insinuation was spread by his daughter, Giannina last week as she hinted that Maradona was being “killed from inside” with sedatives, reports Daily Mail.
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Aurelio De Laurentiis: Talks ongoing between Napoli and Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Napoli chairman Aurelio De Laurentiis is eager to sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic and says talks about a possible move have gone on “for a few months”.
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Mario Balotelli scores first Brescia goal in defeat to Napoli

Mario Balotelli scored his first goal for new club Brescia but the promoted northerners still fell to a 2-1 defeat to Napoli in Serie A action on Sunday.
Inter boss Antonio Conte has urged his players to forget about the hype designating them as Juventus' chief rivals for Serie A glory this season.

Antonio Conte’s Inter Milan ready to kick back against AC Milan

Antonio Conte branded himself a ‘jackass’ for his tactical blunders which saw Inter Milan struggle to a draw in their European opener this week, but warned they would kick back into gear on Saturday against city rivals AC Milan.
Lionel Messi cannot be considered the greatest of all time as an Argentine without a World Cup win to his name, says former Real Madrid and Spain coach Jose Antonio Camacho.

Diego Maradona: I taught Lionel Messi how to score

Lionel Messi is arguably the finest free-kick taker in world football, and Diego Maradona claims he must take some of the credit for the Barcelona star’s stunning record.
Carlo Ancelotti expects his Napoli side to be brilliant against Arsenal on Thursday as the Italians look to overturn a 2-0 deficit from the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final.

Serie A coaching shuffle gives Napoli hope of toppling Juventus

As the sole survivor of a coaching shuffle among the leading challengers, Carlo Ancelotti could have the best chance to end Napoli’s 30-year wait for the Serie A title.
(FILES) In this file photo taken on September 02, 2010 Argentina’s assistant coach Jose Luis Brown walk on pitch at the end of a training session in Ezeiza, Buenos Aires. – Jose Luis ‘Tata’ Brown, world champion in Mexico 1986, died on August 12, 2019, at age 62, form a degenerative disease, Estudiantes de La Plata football club reported. (Photo by Juan MABROMATA / AFP)

Argentina defender ‘Tata’ Brown dead aged 62

“Maximum day of sadness for the Albirroja (La Plata) family, our gladiator Jose Luis Brown has left. But his memory and love of the club will never depart,” the club tweeted.
Former Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has won another award in Spain despite plying his trade in Italy with Juventus.

Former Real Madrid ace wins another award in Spain

Former Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has won another award in Spain despite plying his trade in Italy with Juventus.
Lionel Messi is convinced Argentina will beat Qatar in their final group game at the Copa America, with the Barcelona superstar admitting an early exit from the competition would be crazy.

Martin Lasarte: Comparing Lionel Messi to Diego Maradona is terrible

Former Real Sociedad and current Al Ahly coach Martin Lasarte believes the comparisons between Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona are “terrible” and feels football has been “unfair” to Argentina in recent years.
Paris Saint-Germain's French forward Kylian Mbappe celebrates after the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Olympique de Lyon (OL) on October 7, 2018 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris. - AFP PHOTO - FRANCK FIFE

Kylian Mbappe: Champions League win more important than Ballon d’Or

Kylian Mbappe has been billed as a Ballon d’Or winner of the future, but the Paris Saint-Germain striker claims he would prefer to land a Champions League crown.
Lionel Messi has reacted to the 2-0 defeat against Colombia in their Copa America opener in Brazil after the Albicelste failed to raise their game against Los Cafeteros in their opener.

Fabio Capello: Diego Maradona had better Argentina team-mates than Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi should not be compared unflatteringly to Diego Maradona because his Argentina team-mates are not up to the job.
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Diego Maradona opens up on Dorados exit

Diego Maradona has bid an emotional farewell to Dorados after he called time on his spell at the Mexican second division club to focus on his health.
Maradona applauds fans after the match. Reuters

Diego Maradona leaves Dorados to focus on health

Diego Maradona has stepped down as head coach of Mexican second division side Dorados due to health reasons.
Manchester United completed a deal for Wales winger Daniel James this summer (Getty)

Manchester United-bound Daniel James likened to Usain Bolt and Ronaldo

Jet-heeled Manchester United-bound winger Daniel James was likened to eight-time Olympic gold medallist sprinter Usain Bolt and Brazil icon Ronaldo by Hungary coach Marco Rossi ahead of Tuesday's Euro 2020 qualifier with Wales.
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Diego Maradona offers to manage Manchester United without Paul Pogba

Diego Maradona believes he is the man to bring the good times back to Manchester United if the club has run out of patience with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
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Diego Maradona: I nearly died

Diego Maradona’s hopes of winning his first coaching title were dashed Sunday as his Dorados team lost the Mexican second-division finals, along with their shot at promotion.
And his father, Wilfried Mbappe, says he is fed up with the relentless rumours and lies being about his son.

Kylian Mbappe’s Real Madrid rumours becoming ‘embarrassing’ – father

Kylian Mbappe's father says the constant media speculation surrounding the Paris Saint-Germain star has become "embarrassing".

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Uchenna Kanu wins Player of the Year award in the US​

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VOR: Nigeria must uphold rule of law

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Governor Bello: President Buhari is the most democratic ex-military head of state

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