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Maradona Was The World’s Greatest

RIP to a legend at 60

I loved Maradona.

The legend died today at 60 following a heart attack. I don’t often (if ever) write about sportspeople but Maradona shaped my view of football. I loved watching him play.

It was at the 1986 World Cup when I, like many, first clapped eyes on him. Maradona inspired…




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