Diego Maradona, head coach of the Argentina national team, reportedly ran over a photographer's leg en route to a news conference where he announced his final 23-man roster for the World Cup.

Did Maradona -- one of the game's greatest players -- feel horrible about the ordeal? Nah -- he just hurled some insults his way because obviously it was his fault. Just another day in the life, right?

Maradona is currently rocking a mean beard because he can't shave while recovering from the surgery he had done when his dog bit his face. True story.

The Argentine star is famous for his unmatched skill on the ball and one of the most famous hand balls in the history of soccer. He also knew how to celebrate ...



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Oh, and by the way, this is the team he's bringing to South Africa:

Goalkeepers: Sergio Romero (AZ Alkmaar), Mariano Andujar (Catania), Diego Pozo (Colon)

Defenders: Nicolas Otamendi (Velez Sarsfield), Martin Demichelis (Bayern Munich), Walter Samuel (Inter Milan), Gabriel Heinze (Marseille), Nicolas Burdisso (AS Roma, Clemente Rodriguez (Estudiantes), Ariel Garce (Colon)

Midfielders: Jonas Gutierrez (Newcastle), Maximiliano Rodriguez (Liverpool), Javier Mascherano (Liverpool), Juan Sebastian Veron (Estudiantes), Angel Di Maria (Benfica), Javier Pastore (Palermo), Mario Bolatti (Fiorentina)

Forwards: Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Gonzalo Higuain (Real Madrid), Martin Palermo (Boca Juniors), Sergio Aguero (Atletico Madrid), Diego Milito (Inter Milan), Carlos Tevez (Manchester City)


Photo credit: AP