Follow RT for the latest news and updates on sport, including football and the most famous footballers. One of them is retired Argentinian professional footballer and manager Diego Maradona. Get news and updates on Diego Maradona’s youth and senior career. Before retirement and becoming a manager, Diego Maradona played for the national football team of Argentina and a number of football clubs, including Barcelona, Napoli, and Sevilla. Maradona is considered one of the greatest footballers in the world of all time. Check out RT.com for news on the achievements of Diego Maradona and tournaments he took part in. Diego Maradona played in four FIFA World Cups. In the World Cup 1986, Maradona was captain and led Argentina to victory in the final – defeating West Germany. Find news on Diego Maradona’s managing career, including his coaching of Argentina. Diego Maradona has made a number of controversial comments – during the 2018 World Cup in Russia at a game between England and Colombia, he called the refereeing a “monumental theft.” He later apologized. Find news on RT.com on controversies related to Diego Maradona’s statements.