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All Blacks honour the late Maradona with emotional shirt presentation

BY Shaywaterworth  ·  Saturday Nov 28, 2020

Fans and former players have praised the amazing gesture made by the All Blacks in memory of the late Diego Maradona.

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The Argentinean football legend passed away earlier this week and to pay their respects, All Blacks captain Sam Cane presented a New Zealand shirt baring Maradona’s name on the half way line before performing the Haka.

New Zealand went on to win the game 38-0 at Bankwest Stadium in Sydney to bounce back after their previous defeat to Los Pumas in the Tri Nations. Full match highlights as well as the reaction to the shirt presentation are available below:

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