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The Grondona branded Diego Maradona as jinx

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By Karina Giorgenello
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Amazing reaction of the AFA president: "the 'jinx' left and we won," he shouted to reporters, his son Humberto put it on the social networks. Diego had withdrawn five minutes before the end

The clash between Diego Maradona and AFA president Julio Grondona, exceeded all limits.

Most outrageous by the death triumph of selection, the president of the AFA shouted to reporters: "the 'jinx' left and won." Diego had withdrawn five minutes before the end.

When the left-footed Messi became Argentina's triumph in the clear dedication Mineirão honcho of the largest body of football was heard.

"The Jinx left and we won," he shouted angrily in a clear reference to Maradona, who was no longer sitting where was seeing watching most of the game with his daughter Giannina.

Then, Humberto Grondona, Argentina's youth teams coach, used his twitter account (@ HGRONDONAOK) to attack the best player of all time. Minutes before the start of the match against Iran, Humbertito Grondona wrote: "What I worry about are the MUFAs who came to watch the game" in a clear message to the presence of Maradona at Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte.

When it seemed that Maradona had left the court, actually switched places, wrote: "When MUFAs leave ...". While Maradona and Grondona's son that important differences remain and people generally sided 10 quintessential Argentine selected.

So also in his Twitter account attacked critics of the team: "Do not come over, do not want to win the selection."

traslation: Belén Zapata