Argentina head coach Diego Maradona pictured at a press conference in 2009. He later tried to become the head coach of the Chinese national team. Photo: Reuters Argentina head coach Diego Maradona pictured at a press conference in 2009. He later tried to become the head coach of the Chinese national team. Photo: Reuters
Argentina head coach Diego Maradona pictured at a press conference in 2009. He later tried to become the head coach of the Chinese national team. Photo: Reuters

Diego Maradona ‘would have gone to China’ as player, nearly did as coach

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Topic |   Chinese Super League
Argentina head coach Diego Maradona pictured at a press conference in 2009. He later tried to become the head coach of the Chinese national team. Photo: Reuters Argentina head coach Diego Maradona pictured at a press conference in 2009. He later tried to become the head coach of the Chinese national team. Photo: Reuters
Argentina head coach Diego Maradona pictured at a press conference in 2009. He later tried to become the head coach of the Chinese national team. Photo: Reuters
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