A stopped clock...

Maradona goes and speaks some sense about FIFA and stuff

No idea…


So, England’s game against Switzerland was full of dull uninspiring football and was about as exciting as watching a tin of beige paint evaporate – whoever saw that one coming? Oh…

Anyways, more exciting stuff happened in the brain and, subsequently, mouth of Diego Maradona who [...]

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just say 'no'...

Maradona’s wasn’t the only doped up Argentinean footballer

This really is Maradona…


You remember that mad-eyed-bat-sh*t-mental celebration that Diego Maradona did after scoring at USA 1994? Well, it turns out that’s probably how most of the Argentinean players were feeling – if Maradona’s latest accusation is anything to go by.

Diego has had a long running feud [...]

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Blackburn owners confirm talks with Diego Maradona



No seriously. What appeared to be idle rumour in yesterday’s papers is actually, amazingly, true – Venky’s Group, the new owners of Blackburn Rovers, have had a sit down talk with Diego Maradona with a view to him taking a managerial role at the club.

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Real Madrid on alert as Blackburn sack Sam Allardyce

Are Rovers’ new owners looking to replace him with Maradona?

Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce, September 2010:

I’m not suited to Bolton or Blackburn, I would be more suited to Inter or Real Madrid. It wouldn’t be a problem to me to go and manage those clubs [...]

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