Diego Maradona: Talks with Premier League side scheduled for next month

10 January 2011 10:45
Diego Maradona has claimed he will hold talks with an English club next month.

The Argentina legend, speaking while on a visit to Uruguay to visit his daughter, says he is looking to coach again one day but must be convinced to take the post.

Maradona has been out of work since a controversial exit as Argentina boss following his country's World Cup quarter-final loss to Germany.

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Blackburn and Fulham have both been linked with moves for Maradona,and reports in Argentina are suggesting the Cottagers could bethe club in question.

'In February I will be travelling to England to listen to a formalproposal from a team from there who wants to talk to me,' Maradonasaid.

'If they convince me I might accept the position.

'I'm not desperate (but) I know that some day I'll be the coach again of some team.'

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