More on Diego Maradona Kanu Tells Maradona: We Are Here to Play Football Diego Maradona at Argentina Training Diego Maradona Talks at the FIFA World Cup Diego Maradona was once one of the soccer players on the planet, and his 'Hand of God' goal against England in 1986 helped solidify his place on the map -- as a great player and controversial player. It also made the rivalry between the two teams even bigger. Here's what went down: In the second half of the '86 World Cup, Madrona beat...Read Full Story
Diego Maradona is right up there with the best soccer players of the 20th century. Maradona played for four of Argentina's World Cup teams, helping his nation to the 1986 World Cup title.
Maradona won the Golden Ball Award during the '86 tournament, an honor given to the event's best player. Unfortunately, the end of his playing career was not so sweet as he dealt with rumors of drug use in the early 1990s. Today, Maradona struggles with weight and health issues.Read Full Story
Get to know Argentinian soccer legend Diego Maradona.