Socialist Argentine Soccer Star Denied U.S. Tourist Visa


Maradona sporting his tattoo of Che Guevarra
Maradona sporting his tattoo of Che Guevarra


Diego Armando Maradona, the Argentinean who is arguably one of the greatest Futbol players in history, is being denied a tourist visa to visit Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Maradona wanted to bring his family to the ‘Magic Kingdom’ but according to the British newspaper The Sun, U.S. officials are denying it because of “political” reasons.

 Maradona is no friend of the U.S.

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 Not only was he a self-proclaimed “Chavista” — he also has a tattoo of Castro, another of Che Guevara and is a public supporter of Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

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He protested against former President George W. Bush and has spoken out against America’s encroaching imperialism.-Fox Latino

 The Sun’s source of the story said that Maradona and his family, including his 22-year-old girlfriend, were really looking forward to the trip to Disney World.

Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning South Florida-based political journalist owns Diverse New Media, Corp. which publishes,,, and He enjoys traveling, playing soccer, mixed martial arts, weight-lifting, swimming and biking. He ran as a Republican in the 2018 congressional primary race in Florida's CD 22. Javier is also a political consultant, and has also authored "BROWN PEOPLE," which is a book about Hispanic Politics. Learn more at Email him at


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