Diego Maradona sues over Pro Evolution Soccer

Legendary footballer Diego Maradona is suing Konami for using his likeness in Pro Evolution Soccer without his permission. He appears as a character in the myclub mode of the game.

Konami has released a statement saying, "At this time, there have been news that in Winning Eleven 2017 (international title: PES 2017 Pro Evolution Soccer) there is one player that is being used without permission; however, our company is using [this player] appropriately, with the basis of the license within the contract.