Register for our free newsletter

Latest News

Diego Maradona

How is the football legend who is launching a café in Dubai, connected to a Nobel Peace Prize winner? And where do the Pope and a European president fit in?

May 20, 2009 4:57 by

Diego Maradona

The former Argentine football player has just announced that he is planning to open his first sports café in Dubai, which is expected to be modeled after the Hard Rock Café chain. The café is expected to be up and running next year, somewhere in Jumeirah Beach Residence.

Revenue from the café will be donated to the Institution for the use of Micro-algae Spirulina against Malnutrition (IIMSAM) to help its global battle against malnutrition.

The current coach of the Argentina national football team, Maradona is best known for captaining the Argentina team to its 1986 World Cup victory.

His latest project in Dubai is being developed by the Goodwill Ambassador of IMMSAM and CEO of Hydra Properties…


1 Comment

  1. Christian Lizama on April 8, 2011 11:41 am

    Thanks for the post I actually learned something from it. Very good content on this site Always looking forward to new post.

Leave a Comment