Tag: Diego Maradona

So, who’s your Euro desh? Indian football fans are spoilt for choice

He came into our lives in 1982. But it was in the summer of 1986 that he illuminated our lives, made them incandescent. Over the...

How Maradona refashioned the football field as a battlefield-cum-canvas with his divine physicality

Physicality. We had started remembering Diego Maradona long before reports — first unconfirmed, then confirmed — started coming in “from Argentina” on Wednesday evening that...

Diego Maradona, a divine talent with more than a touch of the devil

BUENOS AIRES: Diego Maradona was football‘s archetypal troubled genius, a world-beating player whose life and career scaled the most dazzling heights but also plumbed the...

Diego Maradona: Singing the body electric

Physicality. We had started remembering Diego Maradona long before reports — first unconfirmed, then confirmed – started coming in ‘from Argentina’ on Wednesday evening that...

Diego Maradona Death news: Diego Maradona: Argentine soccer genius who saw heaven and hell

World soccer great Diego Armando Maradona, who died on Wednesday less than a month after his 60th birthday, was worshipped like a god for his...