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“In Argentina, Maradona arouses a visceral identification within the popular classes”

Argentina mourns the death of Diego Maradona. Brilliant number 10, known for his prowess on the field but also his excesses of all kinds, the Argentine football player has deeply marked the history of his country, well beyond sport, explains historian Lucie Hémeury, associate researcher at CREDA (Center for Research and Documentation of the Americas), […]

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An open investigation into possible negligence in the death of Maradona

The Argentine justice opened an investigation Friday, November 27 to determine whether there was negligence in the death of Diego Maradona, the prosecution seeking to know if the global icon received the necessary care. “There are already irregularities”a family member told AFP. Hours after his death, lawyer and friend of Maradona, Matias Morla, on Thursday […]

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Diego Maradona is dead

Former Argentine player Diego Maradona died of cardiac arrest, “Clarín” newspaper reported. Information confirmed by the daily “La Nacion” which indicates that he was at home in San Andres in the Nordelta region and then by the agent of the former footballer, Sebastian Sanchi. The 1986 world champion, one of the best players in football […]

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Maradona, the proletarian with golden feet

What a life, Dieguito! A crazy cavalcade, made of dribbling to make you dizzy, magical counter-feet, head shots, rascals. Maradona, despite her belly, declining health for decades, has gone through her existence like a meteorite. His legend is made of a mixture like no other, between the absolute genius and the night owl destroying itself […]