Series: You Don't Even Like Sports

A bi-weekly sports podcast for people who don’t like sports. Hosted by comedians Adam Tod Brown and Jeff May. Each season takes a deep deep dive into the life and career of a different athlete, with a special focus on everything BUT statistics.

You Don’t Even Like Sports 9: Diego Maradona Pt. 9 – The Death of Diego Maradona

Adam and Jeff discuss the sad death of Diego Maradona and the still ongoing murder trial that resulted from his passing — Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/youdontsports/support

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You Don’t Even Like Sports 8: Diego Maradona Pt. 8 – Political Friends and Enemies

Adam and Jeff look into Diego Maradona’s long history of supporting leftists causes and leaders in South America, his hated for George W. Bush, and his conflicts with FIFA Show notes: https://unpops.co/3wBYCrA — Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/youdontsports/support

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You Don’t Even Like Sports 7: Diego Maradona Pt. 7 – Cocaine and Coaching!

Adam and Jeff (who doesn’t even like sports) talk about Diego Maradona’s relentless cocaine habit, his foray into coaching and managing, and his wild press conference statements during the 2010 World Cup. REFERENCE LINKS Coaching Career Pt. 1 https://www.90min.com/posts/diego-maradona-manager-looking-back-unforgettable-coaching-career https://bleacherreport.com/articles/1453641-diego-maradona-is-risking-his-legacy-with-chequered-coaching-career 2000 Overdose and Cuba https://www.theguardian.com/world/2000/jan/15/6 https://www.espn.com/soccer/news/2000/0117/296764.html#:~:text=Maradona%20chose%20to%20be%20treated,Cup%20in%20the%20United%20States. https://www.vice.com/en/article/qv3web/the-immortal-maradona-the-many-times-that-diego-cheated-death 2004 Overdose https://www.theguardian.com/world/2004/apr/20/argentina.football La Noche del 10 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Noche_del_10…

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You Don’t Even Like Sports 6: Diego Maradona Pt. 6 – Cocaine!

Adam and Jeff reflect on Diego Maradona’s post-Italy years, which were mostly spent doing lots and lots of cocaine. REFERENCE LINKS Maradona Doing Coke On the Pitch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CIygalhVZ00 The Phone Call https://nypost.com/2019/09/26/how-cocaine-fame-and-the-mafia-destroyed-diego-maradona/ https://inews.co.uk/sport/football/diego-maradona-cocaine-charges-argentina-napoli-drugs-421844 Chonky Maradona https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_CYFJAwkes Back to Spain https://www.skysports.com/football/story-telling/11095/11981555/diego-maradona-at-sevilla-the-forgotten-season-of-his-career-in-europe The Beautiful Juan Antonio Ruiz Roman https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q3058379#/media/File:Espartaco.jpg The 1994 World Cup https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/sports/1994/06/30/argentinas-maradona-fails-drug-test/11ca5183-93f6-4e3e-b7b0-19e8ad4af705/ https://thesefootballtimes.co/2017/03/17/diego-maradona-at-world-cup-1994-the-fallen-angel/ https://www.nytimes.com/1997/08/29/sports/maradona-fails-another-drug-test.html https://www.irishtimes.com/sport/maradona-in-geneva-for-drugs-treatment-1.76790…

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You Don’t Even Like Sports 5: Diego Maradona Pt. 5 – Diego In Italy (Pt. 2)

Adam and Jeff finish up their deep dive into Diego Maradona’s time playing in Italy. Reference Links: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7700291-once-upon-a-time-in-naples https://www.hbo.com/documentaries/diego-maradona — Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/youdontsports/support

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You Don’t Even Like Sports 4: Diego Maradona Pt. 5 – Diego In Italy (Part One)

Adam and Jeff discuss Diego Maradona’s wildly successful and insanely chaotic time playing in Italy. Reference Links: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7700291-once-upon-a-time-in-naples https://www.hbo.com/documentaries/diego-maradona — Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/youdontsports/support

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You Don’t Even Like Sports 3: Diego Maradona Pt. 3 – The Hand of God Goal of the Century

Adam and Jeff discuss a Diego Maradona moment that is equal parts infuriating and inspiring — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/youdontsports/support

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You Don’t Even Like Sports 2: Diego Maradona Pt. 2 – Trouble In Barcelona

Adam and Jeff discuss Diego Maradona’s record-setting transfer to Barcelona FC and the turbulent years that followed — Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/youdontsports/support

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You Don’t Even Like Sports 1: Diego Maradona Pt. 1 – The Ridiculously Early Years

Adam and Jeff talk about how Diego Maradona has been great at soccer since he was like three years old — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/youdontsports/support

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