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Diego Maradona death: Argentina to convene medical board next month to rule on negligence in legend's health care
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Diego Maradona death: Argentina to convene medical board next month to rule on negligence in legend's health care

Nine experts will be called on 8 March including the medical examiners that took part in Maradona's autopsy.

Discovery+ launches What Killed Maradona?, investigative documentary about footballer's demise
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Discovery+ launches What Killed Maradona?, investigative documentary about footballer's demise

What Killed Maradona? will be available to stream on Discovery+ from 14th January, 2021.

Diego Maradona's body 'must be conserved,' rules Argentina court in paternity case
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Diego Maradona's body 'must be conserved,' rules Argentina court in paternity case

The court was responding to a lawsuit filed by a 25-year-old woman, Magalí Gil, who says Maradona could be her father.

Napoli rename stadium after former player Diego Maradona: Naples town hall
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Napoli rename stadium after former player Diego Maradona: Naples town hall

The city authorities and the club's president had proposed renaming the San Paolo Stadium within hours of Maradona's death on 25 November.

'I love you, Diego,' writes Pele in an emotional message for Maradona
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'I love you, Diego,' writes Pele in an emotional message for Maradona

"Your quick departure didn't let me say it to you, so I will just write: I love you, Diego."

Serie A: AC Milan pull five points clear on top of standings; Lazio lose to Udinese at home
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Serie A: AC Milan pull five points clear on top of standings; Lazio lose to Udinese at home

AC Milan pulled five points clear of city rivals Inter Milan and Sassuolo, with AS Roma and Juventus six points adrift.

Diego Maradona's doctor under investigation for involuntary manslaughter of football legend
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Diego Maradona's doctor under investigation for involuntary manslaughter of football legend

The probe was triggered by concerns raised by three of Diego Maradona's daughters Dalma, Giannina and Jana over the treatment he received for his heart condition.

All Blacks pay tribute to football legend Diego Maradona ahead of Pumas game
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All Blacks pay tribute to football legend Diego Maradona ahead of Pumas game

New Zealand captain Sam Cane symbolically place the shirt on the ground as a mark of respect ahead of their traditional haka.

Three funeral workers fired for posting pictures alongside Diego Maradona's coffin
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Three funeral workers fired for posting pictures alongside Diego Maradona's coffin

The images distributed across social media created outrage, even death threats, across a nation that venerated Maradona, who died Wednesday of a heart attack at age 60.

We could have helped Diego Maradona, says Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp
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We could have helped Diego Maradona, says Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp

Klopp described his one meeting with Maradona as like "meeting the Pope", but believes the love shown after his death could have helped prevent some of his excesses.

Diego Maradona was intimidating with ball but had heart of pure gold, says Indian football team coach Igor Stimac
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Diego Maradona was intimidating with ball but had heart of pure gold, says Indian football team coach Igor Stimac

Paying tribute to Maradona who died of heart attack on Wednesday at the age of 60, Stimac said he was always in awe of the Argentine wizard against whom he had the opportunity to play twice in his career.

Diego Maradona death news kept from his ailing former Argentina coach Carlos Bilardo
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Diego Maradona death news kept from his ailing former Argentina coach Carlos Bilardo

Carlos Bilardo took Argentina to three World Cups, from 1982 to 1990. They won the title in 1986 with Maradona at the heart of the team.

Napoli stadium to be renamed from San Paolo Stadium for former player Diego Maradona
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Napoli stadium to be renamed from San Paolo Stadium for former player Diego Maradona

Built after World War II, the stadium was named for St. Paul according to the legend that the apostle docked in the surrounding Fuorigrotta area when he reached current-day Italy.

Diego Maradona, the most human of immortals
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Diego Maradona, the most human of immortals

Without mention of the troubles that plagued him, Maradona’s story is not cleansed. It is contorted.

Feuding no more, Pelé joins world in mourning Argentine legend Diego Maradona's death
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Feuding no more, Pelé joins world in mourning Argentine legend Diego Maradona's death

To name FIFA's player of the 20th century, Pelé was the pick of experts. Maradona was the people's choice as the winner of an online vote. So they shared the award and continued to bicker in public.

For Napoli fans and residents of Naples, Diego Maradona's legend will always live on
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For Napoli fans and residents of Naples, Diego Maradona's legend will always live on

Maradona was treated as a deity for the way he led Napoli to its only two Serie A titles — in 1987 and 1990 — and raised the spirits of the southern Italian city, which remains far removed both geographically and socio-economically from the country's football capitals of Milan and Turin.

'Was an unforgettable experience meeting humble Maradona': Football-crazy Kerala remembers Argentine legend
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'Was an unforgettable experience meeting humble Maradona': Football-crazy Kerala remembers Argentine legend

Former Indian captain IM Vijayan said it was difficult to believe that the legend was no more.

Diego Maradona passes away: A player with no distinguishable physical advantage, Argentine legend was the finest dribbler of his time
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Diego Maradona passes away: A player with no distinguishable physical advantage, Argentine legend was the finest dribbler of his time

The finest dribbler of his generation, Diego Maradona mounted challenges like a rooster in heat, chest puffed out, angled elbows bent inwards, with a bit of his tongue sticking out.

Diego Maradona passes away at 60: Remembering football legend's five greatest goals
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Diego Maradona passes away at 60: Remembering football legend's five greatest goals

Diego Maradona scored some of the most famous — and thrilling — goals in football history. Here are his five more spectacular ones:

Diego Maradona passes away: Troubled genius was famous for composure on football and for frequent lack of control off field
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Diego Maradona passes away: Troubled genius was famous for composure on football and for frequent lack of control off field

Short, powerful and quick, Maradona was also a ferocious and astute competitor who refused to be intimidated even though many opponents tried.