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Diego Maradona passes away at 60, multiple sources say

(Marcos Brindicci/Getty Images) Argentine soccer legend, Diego Armando Maradona, passed away at 60-years-old, according to Argentinian newspaper Clarín. The former Barcelona and Napoli player is reported to have died of a "cardiorespiratory arrest." He was hospitalized earlier this month for a blood clot surgery near his brain.
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Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for COVID-19

(Deal Mouhtaropoulos/ Getty Images) (LISBON, Portugal) The Portuguese soccer federation confirmed Tuesday that Cristiano Ronaldo tested positive for COVID-19. The federation said Ronaldo has left the team and is in isolation, but is doing well and has not shown symptoms.
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Lionel Messi will stay with Barcelona this season

(Photo Credit: David Ramos / Staff via Getty Images) On Friday Lionel Messi announced that he will stay with Barcelona for the upcoming soccer season. The announcement follows a statement wherein Messi said that he planned on leaving Barcelona on a free transfer.
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