|Date: 10/07/2012 Time: 11:05:00 PM
Al-Wasl football Club board of directors met on
Tuesday and issued a statement saying Maradona and his technical staff had
been immediately "relieved" of their duties.
Al-Emirates newspaper said on its website that Al-Wasl Acting Executive
Director for Football Abdullah Al-Besher issued the statement, noting that
their decision came after an extensive review of all the technical aspects on
The Argentinean coach signed a two-year deal in May 2011, currently in
vacation in his homeland.
A replacement for Maradona was not announced, Al-Wasl team finished eighth
in the 12-team league.