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Diego Maradona was joined by his partner as he turned up for Argentina's Round of 16 classic with France despite recent warnings from a doctor.

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The footballing legend looked in good spirits before the game as he blew kisses to fans at the Kazan Arena - although he wouldn't have been so happy at the end after his side lost 4-3 to the French.

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He was joined by partner Rocio Oliva who sported an Argentina shirt for the big game while former Brazil international Ronaldo sat to his right.

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Oliva, who is 30 years Maradona's junior, looked to be enjoying the match as she gave her man a kiss.

The Argentine legend has been one of the talking points of Russia 2018 with his eccentric antics in the stands.

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