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Carlos Tevez seals Boca Juniors title with a kiss but Diego Maradona's Gimnasia don't feel the love

Boca Juniors striker Carlos Tevez shared a prematch kiss with Argentina legend Diego Maradona.

In the early 1980s, Diego Maradona played some sublime football for Boca Juniors in their world famous Bombonera stadium. He has spent more time there as a fanatical supporter, taking his shirt off in his own private box, swirling it around his head and leading the chants. And on Saturday night, as coach of Gimnasia, Maradona went back to the Bombonera hoping to prevent Boca from winning the Argentine Superliga.

The last round of the league was almost too dramatic to bear. The title was between...

Boca Juniors pip River Plate to Argentine title with late Tevez screamer

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A dramatic late goal from Carlos Tevez gave Boca Juniors the Argentine league title on Saturday, as the Buenos Aires club overcame Gimnasia 1-0 to pip their arch rivals River Plate on an breathtaking last day of the season.

River led the Superliga from Boca by a point going into their final round of games and could have guaranteed the title with a victory.

However, they could only scrape a 1-1 draw away at Atletico Tucuman.

At the same time, Boca needed to win at home to Gimnasia and hope River...

Toe Poke Daily: Maradona king for a day (and every day) yet again

Diego Maradona coach of Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata looks on before a match against Velez.
Diego Maradona was given a throne by his team to coach on during all of their home games in Argentina.

Diego Maradona is king for a day (again) and he'll be king every day that he remains in the home dugout for Gimnasia La Plata.

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Maradona is definitely enjoying himself at Gimnasia La Plata in Argentina's Superliga, after the club made a special throne for the 59-year-old coach to use on the sidelines of each home game.

Gimnasia will...

Argentina legend Diego Maradona reverses course, stays as Gimnasia manager

Diego Maradona will stay on at struggling Argentine club Gimnasia y Esgrima after initally resigning.

Diego Maradona decided to stay on as coach of Argentine club Gimnasia y Esgrima in a surprising about turn on Thursday, two days after saying he was leaving his job at the struggling first division side.

His lawyer Matias Morla told a news conference the former World Cup winner changed his mind after the candidates for club president agree to put their differences aside ahead of Saturday's election.

The announcement prompted an outpouring of emotion from fans, many of whom turned up at the club...

Diego Maradona out as manager after just two months at Argentine club Gimnasia

Diego Maradona poses for a photo with Maxi Rodriguez ahead of the match between Newell's Old Boys and Gimnasia.
Under Diego Maradona, Gimnasia won just three games.

Diego Maradona has resigned as coach of Argentina first division club Gimnasia La Plata after two months in charge and the club on the brink of relegation.

Gimnasia sit 22nd in the table with Maradona winning three and losing five times out of his eight games.

Maradona's decision to quit his post comes after Sunday's announcement by Gimnasia president Gabriel Pellegrino that he will not run for reelection. Pellegrino has been at the helm since 2016 and the Argentina legend's resignation is perceived...