Returning striker who changed his name to Argentina legend's is champing at the bit
Returning hero: Dave Tarpey is back at Hampton & Richmond
Dave Tarpey hopes to bring some Maradona magic back to Beveree after re-signing for Hampton & Richmond Borough.
The former Basingstoke striker ended an initial three year stay with the Beavers in the summer of 2012 when he left for Farnborough Town.
And it was at Farnborough where he changed his name by deed poll last August to Diego Maradona as part of a link up with Paddy Power which saw every Town squad member ditch their old name for that of a famous footballer.
Two other former Hampton players took on new identities as part of the marketing ploy, with Josh Huggins becoming Lothar Matthaus and Alan Inns becoming Alan Hansen.
Tarpey said: “Some of the lads weren't keen at first, but we saw what the benefits would be for the club. The idea was we would...