Diego Maradona Jr backs Dad for Argentina success

Diego Maradona Jr has backed Dad Diego to be a success as new Argentina coach. Maradona Jr, who was in Argentina earlier this month and had a training spell with River Plate, said: "This is a great demonstration that football still believes in a person who has given so much to this sport. "I wish him all the best possible. I was already a fan of Argentina and with this job given to my father I will be even more."

Diego Maradona Jr has backed Dad Diego to be a success as new Argentina coach.

Maradona Jr, who was in Argentina earlier this month and had a training spell with River Plate, said: "This is a great demonstration that football still believes in a person who has given so much to this sport.

"I wish him all the best possible. I was already a fan of Argentina and with this job given to my father I will be even more."

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