The Sports Rabbi spoke about Maradona’s impact on the sport of soccer and the world as well as the Israel National Basketball Team as they ready for EuroBasket qualifiers on KANN News.
The world mourns Diego Maradona, one of football’s most gifted players who died Wedesday from a heart attack. In Argentina tens of thousands filed past his coffin at the Casa Rosada presidential palace to pay homage before his burial later today. Even Pope Francis mourned his fellow Argentinian, calling him soccer’s poet. Reporter Arieh O’Sullivan spoke with Joshua Halickman, who covers sports for The Jerusalem Post and on his website, sportsrabbi.com, about Maradona’s legacy and his visits to Israel