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    Diego Maradona Treated by Medics After Argentina Win

    Did he party too hard? The soccer legend — who led Argentina to a 1986 World Cup victory — was treated by paramedics yesterday following his country’s dramatic 2-1 win against Nigeria to avoid elimination. Throughout the match, the 57-year-old attracted attention with emotive celebrations, including flashing his middle fingers on camera after Marcos Rojo scored the winning 86th-minute goal. Though the colorful star apparently needed assistance leaving the stadium, Maradona reassured fans he was fine and en route to Argentina’s next match against France on Saturday.

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