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Maradona. His Impact and Legacy on the World's Game

R.I.P. El Diego! It's hard to understate Diego Maradona's impact on the lives of his fans and on the world of football. Easily among the greatest athletes of all-time he also excelled at being both the hero and the villain in most situations. Here is a collection of great stories to help you explore all sides of the man, his contributions to the beautiful game and therefore the world.

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    Child genius Diego Maradona became the fulfilment of a prophecy

    Child genius Diego Maradona became the fulfilment of a prophecy

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    The Guardian - Jonathan Wilson

    Blessed with sublime talent developed in the slums of Buenos Aires, cabecita negra went on to become everything that defined Argentina’s football principles In the 1920s, as Argentina, a booming immigrant nation, sought a sense of identity, it became apparent that football was one of the few things …

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