The manager of Mexican second division club Dorados, Diego Maradona was filmed throwing a punch at a reporter following his side’s defeat in the Ascenso MX play-off final losing 4-2 after extra-time to go 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.
Aftermath as media approached him in the mix zone upon his exit from the ground.
The incident which was captured in a video showed the Argentine retired professional footballer 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.
The always cool, calm and collected Diego Maradona, after his Dorados team lost this weekend.pic.twitter.com/PNfEsvpOz5
— 32Red (@32Red) December 3, 2018
It’s unclear if the football legend will be punished for the incident.