Diego Maradona Throws A Punch At A Reporter After His Team Lost The Ascenso MX play-Off Final

Football legend, Diego Maradona, who is the coach of Mexican second division club, Dorados, was filmed throwing a punch at a reporter following his side’s defeat in the Ascenso MX play-off final on Sunday.His team lost 4-2 after extra-time to Atletico San Luis, before they went down 4-3 on aggregate.

As soon as the game ended, the 58-year-old who was serving a touchline ban after being sent off in the first leg of the tie, clashed with a reporter as he approached him as he exited the Stadium.

The incident which was captured in a video showed Maradona turning to aim a punch at one reporter who had attempted to get close to ask a question. He was quickly held back after launching the first attack.

It’s unclear if the football legend will be punished for the incident.

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