Diego Maradona’s utility for a Unites States visa has been denied one once more, after the Argentinian star insulted President Donald Trump.
Based on Spanish outlet Marca, Maradona mentioned in an interview with Venezuelan tv community TeleSur: “Donald Trump is a chirolita”.
Chirolita is a well-liked insult in Argentina and refers to people who find themselves below the orders of others like puppets.
Maradona – who’s now the supervisor of Al Fujairah within the United Arab Emirates – wanted to journey to America to face a trial together with his ex-partner, Claudia Villafañe, who made property purchases together with her maiden identify whereas she was already married.
This isn’t the primary time the Argentinian has had points with the US border management. In 1994, he failed a medication check throughout the USA FIFA World Cup, was despatched dwelling from the Argentina camp and ordered by no means to return to the nation after his visa was revoked.
Maradona was within the information final week for stating his perception that Cristiano Ronaldo shouldn’t be the most effective footballer ever, with fellow legend Pele even claiming Lionel Messi was higher than him.
The Argentinian is more likely to agree with Pele about his compatriot. Maradona continues his quest in administration within the UAE Arabian Gulf League and since beginning in April final yr, he has overseen eleven video games and solely misplaced as soon as.