Diego Maradona Hails 'Fierce' Paraguayan Footballers

Speaking about Nacional -  a Paraguayan club, Diego Maradona praised the spirit with which the players from the country play football.

updated: August 12, 2014 12:37 IST
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Diego Maradona is known for his keen interest in South American football.

Buenos Aires: Argentine football legend Diego Maradona warned San Lorenzo to prepare for a tough match against Nacional in the Libertadores Cup final, saying Paraguayan footballers "are fierce."

The two teams go head to head in the Libertadores Cup final on Wednesday in Buenos Aires, reports Xinhua.

"By all means, let the San Lorenzo fans celebrate," said Maradona, referring to the team's odds of winning the tournament.

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