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Argentina investigates Diego Maradona’s doctor for possible manslaughter

Argentine authorities are investigating Diego Maradona’s doctor for possible manslaughter following the footballing legend’s death four days ago. Police in Buenos Aires have searched the house and private clinic of Leopoldo Luque as they try to establish if there was negligence in Maradona’s treatment following surgery. Some 30 police officers raided 39-year-old Dr Luque’s house […]

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Funeral worker snapped with Maradona’s corpse receives death threats; some call for citizenship to be stripped

A funeral worker who took selfies by Diego Maradona’s body in his open coffin has made a grovelling apology after the images sparked international outrage. The first of the photos began circulating on Thursday and sparked threats of legal action by Maradona’s lawyer Matias Morla. He named the man at the centre of the scandal […]

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Football legend Diego Maradona has died aged 60

Football legend Diego Maradona has died after suffering a heart attack, according to his spokesman. Local media reported that the 60-year-old passed away on Wednesday in the city of Tigre. Argentine President Alberto Fernandez declared three days of national mourning after the news of Maradona’s death. Maradona, who in 1986 led Argentina to a World […]