Friday March 8 2013
Maradona in charge at Montpellier?

Montpellier President Louis Nicollin has revealed that Napoli legend Diego Maradona could be the club's next Coach.

The controversial owner of the French side has claimed that the former Argentina boss is a possibility to replace Rene Girard at Stade de la Mosson.

“We will have news soon,” he told reporters. “The turning point could come on Monday.

“I think Maradona will be in Montpellier with his agent next week – we will meet and then come to a decision.”

La Paillade are the reigning champions in Ligue 1, but currently sit in sixth position in the French top-flight.

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