“Mac”-adona: We look back on The Sunday Post’s original 1979 report of Diego Maradona’s goal against Scotland

© R MillerIn this picture probably not seen since it appeared on the back page of The Sunday Post on June 3, 1979, and colourised by The Post’s design editor John Wilkie, Maradona wears a Scotland jersey after swapping shirts with Arthur Graham. 
Our caption was true then, true today: “Now, if only he could change his name to Mac-Adona: Here’s a sight that would gladden all Scottish hearts – Argentina’s new 18-year-old wonder boy Diego Maradona in a Scotland jersey at the end of yesterday’s match.”
In this picture probably not seen since it appeared on the back page of The Sunday Post on June 3, 1979, and colourised by The Post’s design editor John Wilkie, Maradona wears a Scotland jersey after swapping shirts with Arthur Graham. Our caption was true then, true today: “Now, if only he could change his name to Mac-Adona: Here’s a sight that would gladden all Scottish hearts – Argentina’s new 18-year-old wonder boy Diego Maradona in a Scotland jersey at the end of yesterday’s match.”