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Buenos Aires, Aug 7: Argentinean football legend Diego Maradona gave a minor league team a one-off training session, media reports said. Deportivo Riestra is a fourth-rated Primera C team managed by a lawyer friend of Maradona in the capital’s district of Flores, reports Xinhua. Also Read - Dream11 Team Prediction Argentina vs Netherlands FIH Pro League Men’s 2020 – Hockey Tips For Today’s FIH Pro Match ARG vs NED at Cenard Buenos Aires 2:30 AM IST February 17
Maradona, 53, told reporters Wednesday that he wanted to “rid them of the bad habit of touching the ball, and explain to the boys how to use their feet”. “There are many things I can teach and I do, but I’m not staying here. I have a contract in Dubai (United Arab Emirates) and in 10 or 12 days I’ll be traveling,” said Maradona. Also Read - Argentina Football Legend Diego Maradona Claims to Have Been Abducted by Aliens
Deportivo Riestra is set to compete for the first time in the Primera C tournament Saturday against visiting team Dock Sud.