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CULTURE

The Story Of Escobar, The Drug Lord Who Played Football With Maradona & Other Stars While In Prison

Pablo Escobar was a Colombian drug lord who amassed a lot of wealth from criminal activities. He is dubbed the wealthiest criminal in history, and his wealth came from smuggling cocaine into the United States. Escobar started his illegal activities in 1976, and he soon monopolized the trade in all of Colombia.

  3 months ago ago
The Story Of Escobar, The Drug Lord Who Played Football With Maradona & Other Stars While In Prison

SPORTS

8 Football Legends Who Believe Messi Is Better Than Ronaldo

Over the years, the football world has been divided about the argument of who is the greatest player of all time between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Both players have earned their reputations as the best players of this generation with their ridiculous goal records, multiple individual awards and their plethora of team trophies in their illustrious cabinets.

  3 months ago ago
8 Football Legends Who Believe Messi Is Better Than Ronaldo

RELIGION

Weird Facts About The 3 Religions Where Kanye West, Beyoncé And Maradona Are Worshipped As gods

Generally, the word "church" is synonymous with Christianity; however, there are many churches where the word of god (the Bible) is not preached and are not built for Christians. These churches dedicate their worship to either humans, gods, or they might not even be associated with the worship of anything at all.

  3 months ago ago
Weird Facts About The 3 Religions Where Kanye West, Beyoncé And Maradona Are Worshipped As gods

SPORTS

Meet The Barcelona Academy Player Who Have All The Potential To Be A Successor To Leo Messi

Lionel Messi the successor to Maradona has taken the world at his feet by his footballing genius. He is perhaps the most gifted players in modern times, the Argentina international changed the face of modern football. His skillful dribbles, perfect passes and awesome ball control make him the best player in the world undoubtedly.

  3 months ago ago
Meet The Barcelona Academy Player Who Have All The Potential To Be A Successor To Leo Messi

SPORTS

Meet A Famous Footballer Who Have A Religion Named After Him (Photos)

Diego Armando Maradona was an Argentine coach and professional soccer player who last played as an attacking midfieder for Boca Juniors and the Argentina national team. Widely regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, he was jointly awarded FIFA Player of the 20th Century award alongside Pele many years ago.

  4 months ago ago
Meet A Famous Footballer Who Have A Religion Named After Him (Photos)

SPORTS

4 Active Top Football Players That Have 4 Children

As the trend has always been, most footballers have children at a young age. However, one funny thing is that they usually don’t have more than 3 children. Image Source: Bleachers Report Players like Lionel Messi and Sergio Ramos had their first child quite early, but currently have 3 children.

  4 months ago ago
4 Active Top Football Players That Have 4 Children

SPORTS

GOAT: Why Pele, Maradona should not be compared with Messi and Ronaldo

Rap music lovers will remember an album titled “G.O.A.T” released in the year 2000 by rapper, LL Cool J which helped to make "GOAT" popular as a word, as against a mere acronym for “Greatest Of All Time.” In 1992, Muhammad Ali’s wife Lonnie incorporated "G.O.A.T.

  4 months ago ago
GOAT: Why Pele, Maradona should not be compared with Messi and Ronaldo

SPORTS

7 Reasons Why Paolo Maldini Is The Greatest Defender In Football History

Maldini, throughout his career, faced all of the best players of his time – from Maradona in the ‘80s to this current Messi-Ronaldo period, which began at the fag end of his career. He earned victories over nearly all of them and is universally acknowledged as the greatest left-back of all time.

  3 months ago ago
7 Reasons Why Paolo Maldini Is The Greatest Defender In Football History

SPORTS

Is Lionel Messi The Greatest Footballer Of All Time?

Lionel Messi has been widely regarded as the greatest footballer of all time. Is he? To me, he is. Messi only has 2 people who can compete with him as the best: Pele and Maradona. And the only argument against Messi when compared to those two is World Cups.

  4 months ago ago
Is Lionel Messi The Greatest Footballer Of All Time?

SPORTS

The One Time That Diego Maradona Played For An English Team

The Late Diego Maradona is one of the greatest footballers ever and he only signed for three teams in Europe. Maradona forged a Legacy in Italy with Napoli. He played over 180 league matches for the Italian club and became their best-ever player. Napoli even changed the name of their stadium to honor him when he died in 2020.

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The One Time That Diego Maradona Played For An English Team

SPORTS

He is not Messi in Argentina: Maradona spoke harshly about Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi who is considered one of the greatest in the history of football has suffered Criticism alot of times. This is one of the part of being a star, you must face Criticism and silence them if possible. Lionel Messi has been performing well and doing his usual with Barcelona.

  3 months ago ago
He is not Messi in Argentina: Maradona spoke harshly about Lionel Messi

SPORTS

5 Footballers With Amazing Records In History

Determining the greatest individual in a team sport may appear to be a futile discussion, but that hasn't stopped football fans from debating it. It's a thankless task to narrow down every man who has ever kicked a ball into the five best and then put them in order.

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5 Footballers With Amazing Records In History

SPORTS

2 Reasons Barcelona Will Win Their Upcoming La Liga Match

Barcelona is a Spanish professional football club based in Barcelona, Spain, that competes in La Liga, the top flight of Spanish football. The club is known to be one of the greatest clubs in Spain, due to its achievements and glories. The club has produced a lot of great players, with the likes of Cruyff, Maradona, Ronaldinho, Iniesta, Xavi, Deco, Lionel Messi, and so on.

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2 Reasons Barcelona Will Win Their Upcoming La Liga Match

SPORTS

2 Records Lionel Messi Failed To Smash At Barcelona Before Joining PSG

Barcelona is a Spanish professional football club based in Barcelona, Spain, that competes in La Liga, the top flight of Spanish football. The club is known to be one of the greatest clubs in Spain, due to its achievements and glories. The club has produced a lot of great players, with the likes of Cruyff, Maradona, Ronaldinho, Iniesta, Xavi, Deco, Lionel Messi, and so on.

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2 Records Lionel Messi Failed To Smash At Barcelona Before Joining PSG

ENTERTAINMENT

Michael Jackson One of The Greatest Entertainer in the world

There are many great entertainers in this world. Some have passed away, while some are still alive. Some great entertainers include Lionel Messi, cristiano Ronaldo, Pele, Maradona, Justin Bieber, Chris brown, James brown, Michael Jordan who is a legend in basket ball, Michael Jackson etc.

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Michael Jackson One of The Greatest Entertainer in the world

SPORTS

Records Held By Messi Which Could Make Him The Greatest Of All-time

Lionel Messi surpassed Pelé's record of 77 international goals to become the South American with the most international goals in the history of football. He achieved this when he scored a hat-trick (the 55th hat-trick of his career) for Argentina against Bolivia in a 3-0 triumph.

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Records Held By Messi Which Could Make Him The Greatest Of All-time

SPORTS

Pele Said Lionel Messi 'Only Shoots With One Leg', He Broke His Record With Right-Footed Strike

In 2019, Pele bizarrely criticised the Argentine striker and claimed that the six-time world best winner cannot use his weaker foot, cannot head the ball and only has one trick to his game. In a quite remarkable attack on Lionel Messi, the Brazil legend was harsh that both he and Maradona were better and that the stars couldn't be compared.

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Pele Said Lionel Messi 'Only Shoots With One Leg', He Broke His Record With Right-Footed Strike

SPORTS

2 football rivalries that will rule the world one day after Messi and Ronaldo

We have seen so many great players rise in football. Pele, Maradona, Zidane, Ronaldinho, Ronaldo de Lima and many others. But never have we seen 2 extraordinary players rise at the same time and remain at it for more than 10 years. Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been rivals for more than 10 years and they have won 11 Balons D'or between them.

  3 months ago ago
2 football rivalries that will rule the world one day after Messi and Ronaldo

POLITICS

It Is Rare To Find A Leader With Courage Like Buhari, He Would Be missed – Former Minister Says

A former Minister of Education, Yerima Abdullahi has stated that it is very rare to find a leader with such courage like President Muhammadu Buhari. Yerima Abdullahi said this during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN. He stated most leaders in the country lack the leadership quality possessed by President Buhari and that makes him unique.

  3 months ago ago
It Is Rare To Find A Leader With Courage Like Buhari, He Would Be missed – Former Minister Says

SPORTS

Why Pele and Maradona Did Not Win The Ballon D'Or Award

The Ballon d'Or is an annual award presented to the best player of the year. The award is presented by French football. The winner of the Ballon d'Or is the player who has the highest number of votes. The Ballon d'Or has been awarded to players annually since 1956.

  3 months ago ago
Why Pele and Maradona Did Not Win The Ballon D'Or Award