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

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

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

Chinese football fans have joined those around the world in paying tributes to Diego Maradona but their relationship with the Argentine legend could have been even closer if Maradona had got his way.The Fifa World Cup winner tried to become the head coach of China’s national team on more than one occasion while the Argentine great also defended those players who moved to the Chinese Super League, saying he would have done the same.Maradona, who died on Thursday aged 60, publicly courted the…

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