Maradona wants to coach del Potro

by: Matt Cronin | February 21, 2013

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

Former soccer star Diego Maradona, who is an ambassador for Dubai Sports Council and has been attending WTA matches in Dubai this week, jokes that he will take charge of a fellow Argentine next week, when the ATP begins its tournament there.

“Next week I’ll be the one training [Juan Martin] del Potro myself," he told Gulf News. “I will ask Franco Davin to step aside and Diego will train del Potro.”

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

More Stories

Five takeaways from Osaka's 6-3, 6-2 win over Serena in Miami

The 20-year-old didn't seem very nervous playing against her childhood idol. 

Tough Call: Will Juan Martin del Potro complete the Sunshine Double?

Read our experts' thoughts and cast your vote.

"Super mom" Victoria Azarenka handily moves past CiCi Bellis in Miami

The three-time champion needed just over an hour to move into the second round.