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Diego Maradona Denies Hitting Ex-fiancee After Damning Video Footage Leaks

Retired soccer legend Diego Maradona has denied allegations of domestic abuse after video footage emerged online appearing to show the sportsman lashing out at his former fiancee.Rocio Oliva secretly filmed the altercation on her cell...

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Argentinian soccer legend Diego Maradona is father again after his girlfriend Veronica Ojeda gave birth to a baby boy on Wednesday (13Feb13). The tot, called Diego Fernando, is the sport icon's fifth child.

Diego Maradona Injured In Coach Crash

Soccer legend Diego Maradona has escaped with minor injuries after his car crashed into a bus on Monday night (11Jul11).The Argentinian star was driving in the country's capital, Buenos Aires, with his girlfriend Veronica Ojeda...

David Beckham Hacked As 'Harper Seven' Is Born

David Beckham's official website was hacked on Sunday (10th July 2011), just hours after his wife Victoria Beckham had given birth to the couple's first daughter. David was busy celebrating the arrival of 'Harper Seven'...

Maradona Recovering After Dog Attack

Soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA underwent emergency surgery on Tuesday (30Mar10) after he was mauled by his beloved pet dog.The sports star was rushed to hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina after his Chinese Shar Pei pooch...

Maradona's Earrings Sold To Recoup Tax Debt

A pair of gold earrings seized from soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA have been sold at auction in Italy for $36,250 (£22,656) - to recoup some of the $52 million (£32.5 million) he owes in back...

Diego Maradona To Star In Bbc Comedy

Football legend Diego Maradona will make his British television debut when he features on BBC TV comedy show Only An Excuse.The former Argentina player, famous for his "hand of God" goal, is one of several...

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Maradona Sues Over 'Stolen' Memorabilia

Argentinian soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA has filed charges against businessman ERNESTO TEXO, accusing him of stealing 600 pieces of sporting memorabilia from the star. Maradona claims that the items, including the 1995 Golden Ball and...

Maradona Released From Rehab

LATEST: Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA has been released from a Buenos Aires rehab clinic after treatment for alcohol abuse. The troubled sports star, 46, checked into the unnamed facility on 21 April (07) after...

Maradona Sued By Son

Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA is facing legal action from his son, who filed a $100,000 (GBP50,000) lawsuit for defamation and failure to keep up with maintenance payments. Diego Jnr, 20, and his mother Cristina...

Maradona Moved To Psychiatric Clinic

LATEST: Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA will be admitted to a Buenos Aires psychiatric clinic next week (23-24Apr07) to seek treatment for alcohol abuse. The retired sports ace, 46, was hospitalised in a Buenos Aires...

Maradona 'Stable'

LATEST: Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA's condition is "clinically stable" according to the hospital he was readmitted to on Friday (12Apr07). The star was reportedly fighting for his life and suffering excruciating stomach pains at...

Maradona Fights For Life

LATEST: Soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA is fighting for his life in hospital in Argentina, after he was readmitted suffering excruciating stomach pains. The 46-year-old was rushed back to the Guemes hospital in Buenos Aires yesterday...

Maradona Leaves Hospital

LATEST: Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA was released from hospital early this morning (11APR07) after a 13-day stay for alcohol treatment. The retired sports ace, 46, was forcibly admitted to a Buenos Aires clinic after...

Maradona's Battle With The Booze

LATEST: Doctors are unsure whether soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA will be able to beat his problems with alcohol. The former Argentinean footballer is currently in a private clinic receiving treatment for acute hepatitis caused by...

Maradona Plans To Get Clean

LATEST: Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA is cleaning up his act following his latest stint in hospital. The retired sports ace, 46, was admitted to a Buenos Aires hospital last week (ends30MAR07) after contracting hepatitis...

Maradona's Addictions Are 'Killing Him'

LATEST: Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA has such an addictive personality it may end up killing him, according to his doctor. The retired sports ace, 46, was admitted to a Buenos Aires hospital last week...

Maradona 'Recovering Well'

LATEST: Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA is recovering well from toxic alcohol hepatitis and will spend another two weeks in hospital. The retired sports ace, 46, was admitted to a Buenos Aires hospital last week...

Maradona 'Threatens Suicide'

LATEST: Hospitalised Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA has told his parents he wants to commit suicide, according to reports. The 46-year-old - who was admitted to hospital in Buenos Aires last week (30MAR07) - was...

Maradona Not Suffering From 'Real Alcoholism'

LATEST: Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA was admitted to hospital last week (ends30MAR07) for reasons relating to stress and not just too much alcohol, according to his doctor. The sporting ace, 46, is in a...

Maradona Hospitalised For Overindulgence

Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA was admitted to a Buenos Aires hospital against his will on Wednesday (28MAR07) after over-indulging in food, alcohol and tobacco. The retired sports ace, 46, was taken to Guemes Hospital...

Cruz Brings Hope To Unknown Scriptwriter

PENELOPE CRUZ is to star in a film written by an unknown English primary school teacher. A script written in 1994 by primary head teacher JOHN BRENNAN has been snatched up by Hollywood after they...

Maradona Hit By Huge Tax Bill

World Cup-winning soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA was told yesterday (06JUN06) he owes 31 million euros ($40 million/GBP22.2 million) in unpaid Italian taxes. The former Argentine captain was summoned to a Naples, Italy, police station after...

Maradona Charged After Car Crash

LATEST: Soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA has been charged with injuring two people following a hit-and-run car crash in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Friday (10FEB06). The fallen sports star was a passenger in the off-road...

Maradona Escapes Road Smash

Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA reportedly abandoned the scene of a hit-and-run car crash which left a man and a woman injured in Buenos Aires, Argentina, last week (ends10FEB05). The fallen sports star was...

Maradona Accused Of Attacking Beauty Queen

Argentine soccer legend DIEGO MARADONA has been accused of attacking a beauty queen with a glass while holidaying on the French Polynesian island Bora Bora. The 45-year-old allegedly threw a glass at TUMATA VAIMARAE...

Maradona To Appear In Sensational Biopic

Argentine soccer great DIEGO MARADONA has agreed to appear in a movie chronicling his drug-induced fall from grace - but his former wife CLAUDIA VILLEFANE fears the impact it will have on his children....

Maradona: 'I Was Threatened At Gunpoint'

LATEST: Argentine soccer great DIEGO MARADONA was allegedly threatened with guns by police officers prior to his arrest at Brazil's Rio de Janeiro airport yesterday (22DEC05), following a disturbance. The 1986 World Cup-winner was...

Maradona Arrested After Disturbance In Rio

Former Argentine soccer star DIEGO MARADONA was arrested by Brazilian police at Rio de Janeiro airport today (22DEC05) following a disturbance. Investigating officers have confirmed they intend to carry out an alcohol test on...

Maradona Sued By Son

Soccer superstar DIEGO MARADONA's son DIEGO ARMANDO is suing his father for moral defamation and failing to keep up maintenance payments. Diego Armando, who was conceived during an affair the Argentinian soccer player had...

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