"I know they sell lots of shirts around the world, but they need to win trophies, too".
The 58-year-old, who is now in charge at Mexican second division side Dorados, has opened up about the possibility of managing one of the biggest teams in world football, and he's clearly not short of confidence.
Maradona is now in charge of Dorados de Sinaloa in the Mexican second tier. "I can do that for them".
Fresh reports suggest there is even doubt within Old Trafford that Juve can actually fund a mega deal for their ex-midfielder.
The 58-year-old admits to having a soft spot for United but revealed they have now been overtaken by City.
'Manchester United used to be my favourite English team for so long.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reportedly accepted the prospect of signing Jadon Sancho and Declan Rice could be out of Manchester United's reach this summer.
United will look to sign a few young, hungry up-and-coming British players and a couple more experienced heads. Paul Pogba? Doesn't work hard enough, Maradona added.
The World Cup victor is said to be frustrated by United's inability to compete for major honours and will seek an exit three years after returning to Manchester for a second spell.
I know Wayne Rooney and his mate Steven Gerrard loved a good "erm." but this takes it to a whole new level. "Federico Chiesa? We certainly have a competitive team, as far as the market is concerned, we await the name of the coach", he told reporters.