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Top Tens: Diego Maradona quotes

by Tom Stewart

Diego Maradona is one of FlairWeekly’s favourite people. The man is clearly nuts and doesn’t shy away from showing the world exactly how nuts he is. As a player he was a genius….and a flawed one….as a coach he is an erratic, charismatic maniac. As a man he is a former coke addict, very vocal about his politics, and he has fathered several illegitimate children. Oh- and he’s never afraid to voice his mind about Pele. Or anything for that matter.

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Flair Icons #7: Garrincha

Garrincha

by Tom Stewart

Angel with bent legs

Born: 28/10/33, Pau Grande, Brazil (died 20/1/83)

Clubs: Botafogo, Corinthians, Atletico Junior, Flamengo, Olaria

International: Brazil (51 Games, 12 Goals)

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