Tag Archives: Diego Maradona

The Joy of Six: one-on-one finishes | Rob Smyth | Football

Davor Suker in action during the game.

One on one. Man to man. Those phrases suggest integrity, nobility even; a bit of eye contact and generally doing things by the book, as men should. Not in football. In football the best one-on-ones are all about deception. You want honesty, go have a drop ball. A one-on-one offers …

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Rangers’ Ianis Hagi next in line for bumpy ride in football’s junior league | Simon Burnton | Football

Diego Maradona’s football career has proved a burden for his son

My father was a lawyer and, in my childhood imagination and so far as I can ascertain also in fact, quite a good one. From time to time, as I blundered towards adulthood with no obvious idea what to do when I got there, he would encourage me towards the …

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