Maradona returns to coaching

Diego Maradona has been appointed as the new coach of Mexican second division side Dorados de Sinaloa and will replace Francisco Gamez. The club are currently bottom of the league, having registered three draws and three defeats.

Hailed as one of the best players of all time, Maradona became Argentina’s national team coach in 2008 and led them to the quarter-finals of the 2010 World Cup. He also enjoyed short stints coaching clubs in Argentina and the United Arab Emirates. As a player, the former Barcelona and Napoli striker guided Argentina to the 1986 World Cup title.