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(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

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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".
Lionel Messi has been told that he will “never reach Diego Maradona’s level” by Hector Enrique, a member of Argentina’s 1986 World Cup-winning squad.

Hector Enrique: Lionel Messi will never reach Diego Maradona’s level

Lionel Messi has been told that he will “never reach Diego Maradona’s level” by Hector Enrique, a member of Argentina’s 1986 World Cup-winning squad.
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Diego Maradona to leave Dorados over ‘referee bias’

Argentina great Diego Maradona said he will quit his job at Mexican second-division club Dorados at the end of the season over perceived refereeing bias against his team.
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Diego Maradona stirs fresh dust over Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro, blasts Donald Trump

The Mexican Football Federation is investigating whether Diego Maradona violated its ethics code when he praised Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and slammed President Donald Trump after a recent match.
Diego Maradona watches as Argentina crash out of the World Cup - Getty Images

Diego Maradona slams players and ‘inept’ Argentine FA chief Claudio Tapia after Venezuela defeat

The build-up to Friday's game was dominated by Lionel Messi, who returned from his self-imposed post-World Cup hiatus for the friendly at Atletico Madrid's Wanda Metropolitano.

Napoli’s Marek Hamsik agrees move to Chinese side Dalian Yifang

Napoli captain Marek Hamsik has agreed a move to Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang.
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Kalidou Koulibaly: Napoli can compete for the title

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Marek Hamsik’s move to China delayed over payment issues

Napoli midfielder Marek Hamsik's move to China has been delayed over problems concerning "payment methods", the Serie A club have said.

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