#maradona #HandofGod pic.twitter.com/DZdmFlXicu, RIP #Maradona - for one of the most memorable moments in football history. Diego Maradona shapes to cross under pressure from Gary Stevens in Argentina's 2-1 win over England in the 1986 World Cup quarter-finals, the game marked by Maradona's 'Hand of God' goal Former England goalkeeper Peter Shilton says Diego Maradona tried to disguise the handball that secured the infamous Hand of God goal which helped Argentina knock England … Former England Player Says Diego Maradona's "Hand Of God" Jersey Not For Sale Former England midfielder Steve Hodge had swapped shirts with Diego Maradona … #HandOfGod pic.twitter.com/VcuHzQdRcm. Diego Maradona scores with his hand then scores the goal of the century! What did I know? The legendary live commentary by Victor Hugo Morales of the Maradona's Goal of the Century, which exemplifies its characteristic style. "The hand of God" was a phrase used by the Argentine footballer Diego Maradona to describe a goal that he scored during the Argentina v England quarter finals match of the 1986 FIFA World Cup. The first, scored in the 51st minute, was the infamous “hand of God” goal, where the ball caromed off Maradona’s left hand, going into the net. England players were not happy when Steve Hodge got Diego Maradona's shirt after the Hand of God Credit: Mirrorpix 4 Maradona's infamous act helped Argentina knock England … Maradona, as earlier reported, suffered cardiac arrest on Wednesday, November 25 , barely three weeks after emerging from a successful brain surgery. Not sorry at all! Argentina v England was a football match played on 22 June 1986 between Argentina and England in the quarter-finals of the 1986 FIFA World Cup at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City. And not to forget how you lead Argentina team so close for FIFA 2014 to runners-up & MESSI is the best player pic.twitter.com/tU4OT0Xd3r, The Hand of God.Addio #Maradona pic.twitter.com/pb2njmvKvh, Diego Maradona with former Tunisian referee Ali Bennaceur, who awarded him the 1986 “Hand of god” goal. Upon hearing the news of his departure, Maradona fans reminisced the goal with artwork and heartfelt tributes. A theme … Diego Maradona's Legend Shaped By His "Hand Of God" One of Diego Maradona's goals against England in the 1986 World Cup was voted Goal of the Century, the other was the infamous "Hand of God". Contact Tuko.co.ke instantly. The game was held four years after the Falklands War between Argentina and the United Kingdom, and was a key part in the already intense Argentina–England football rivalry. Argentine football player Diego Maradona, regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, is no more. It has been 12,576 days since Diego Maradona’s “Hand of God” goal – not that those working for England’s newspapers are counting. FRENCH president Emmanuel Macron praised Diego Maradona for defeating "Margaret Thatcher's England" with his infamous "Hand of God" goal in his official tribute. Sport Football Hand of God: Diego Maradona’s legendary goal for Argentina v England at the 1986 World Cup remembered The Argentine football player scored with his hand against England… Hodge and Maradona, forever linked by the ‘Hand of God’ and the post-match shirt swap, have crossed paths just once since that scorching afternoon in Mexico City. Diego Maradona shapes to cross under pressure from Gary Stevens in Argentina's 2-1 win over England in the 1986 World Cup quarter-finals, the game marked by Maradona's 'Hand of God' goal. Tijdens een persconferentie claimde Maradona dat zijn doelpunt gedeeltelijk met het hoofd van Maradona werd gemaakt en gedeeltelijk met de hand van God. Argentina’s 2-1 victory over England in front of 115,000 fans on June 22, 1986 is remembered entirely for the two moments from Maradona which would ultimately settle a contest simmering with political overtones. Tribute: Maradona: The ‘hand of God’ and World Cup’s greatest goal Diego Maradona died from a heart attack on Wednesday at the age of 60. Maradona's Iconic 'Hand of God' Goal in 1986 WC Goes Viral as Fans Remember the Argentine Legend, Shriya Saran Seduces With Her Sexy Back In These Photos, Check Them Out, Elli AvrRam Scorches The Internet With Hot Photoshoot On The Beach, See Pics. "At first, I kept saying that I had headed it in. Former England Player Says Diego Maradona's "Hand Of God" Jersey Not For Sale Former England midfielder Steve Hodge had swapped shirts with Diego Maradona … BBC Sport looks back to Diego Maradona's "Hand of God" goal against England at the 1986 World Cup in Mexico. But the likes of Shilton still had a sour taste when it came to the Argentine, 34 years after a historic football moment. "Of course, it was not the Hand of God. Maradona, who scored plenty of genius goals in his illustrious career, was perhaps best remembered for the in(famous) goal that came against England on June 22, 1986, World Cup quarterfinal clash in Mexico where he scored the "Hand of God" goal using his fist. Marradonas hand of God GoalCheck this out - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NczV4YSpHsU&context=C2fc14ADOEgsToPDskL6a5cLB1J71pOODlgDApvs It is 30 years since Diego Maradona shattered the hopes and dreams of a nation - … Diego Maradona's Hand of God goal still provokes strong reactions from England's 1986 World Cup players 30 years on. Maradona came up with the phrase 'Hand of God' at the post-match press conference. "The hand of God, and now returned to the arms of God.". The Argentinian legend scored the controversial goal in the 51st minute of the match against England to … Kenny Sansom is among players to reflect on Diego Maradona's goal Diego Maradona's Legend Shaped By His "Hand Of God" One of Diego Maradona's goals against England in the 1986 World Cup was voted Goal of the Century, the other was the infamous "Hand of God". - Peter Shilton remains indignant towards the late Maradona because of the infamous Hand of God moment, - The former England goalkeeper hailed Maradona as a great but also said the Argentine lacked sportsmanship, - Shilton was between the sticks when Maradona scored goals which knocked England out of the World Cup in 1986. The hand of God ... returned. Dit werd een van de beroemdste uitspraken in de sport. May he rest in peace #RipMaradona pic.twitter.com/3qS1c8KuHc, It was the Hand of God once again, this time forever. Since his death, the football world came together in mourning for a player widely regarded as the best of all time. 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We are talking, of course, about the 'Hand of God', as Maradona dubbed the opening goal himself after punching an aerial ball past England goalkeeper Peter Shilton. Macro… Maradona jumped as if to head the ball but instead it hit his hand … Maradona made headlines around the world after punching the ball over the head of Shilton in a goal he later told reporters was partly scored by the “Hand of God”. Shilton might have questioned Maradona’s integrity, but there was no denying the Argentine’s talents and it was proven four minutes later in the same match when he scored what has been dubbed the Goal of the Century. FRENCH president Emmanuel Macron praised Diego Maradona for defeating “Margaret Thatcher’s England” with his infamous “Hand of God” goal in his official tribute. While the Internet mourned the demise of the celebrated footballer with photos, videos and anecdotes of the dribbling legend, it was the iconic memory of 1986 World Cup and Maradona that was brought to life by many to bid farewell to the hero. It was me. The English FA have paid tribute to the man whose "Hand of God" at the 1986 World Cup infuriated an entire nation, describing the recently-deceased Diego Maradona as a "legend of our game". 10 defended his ‘Hand of God’ goal at the 1986 World Cup for the rest of his life I couldn’t imagine anyone going into that Argentine dressing room, let alone asking for that s**t. “Maradona was a great player, but he cheated for the first goal.” It was also the match-winner. Gary Lineker pulled a goal back for England 10 minutes from time but it prove to be a consolation as England bowed out of the competition quite painfully. RIP Diego pic.twitter.com/u8fMIBhA64, RIP Legend Maradona. In my sleep, I still get flashbacks to the day England were cheated out of the World Cup by Diego Maradona's 'Hand of God.'. I learnt about you & 'The Hand of God' from dad when I started to watch FIFA Worldcup football in 2010. Argentina v England was a football match played on 22 June 1986 between Argentina and England in the quarter-finals of the 1986 FIFA World Cup at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City. A theme … A mural by Argentine artist Santiago Spiga depicts the late Diego Armando Maradona to celebrate the 30th anniversary of his famous "hand of God", in Naples, Italy on June 24, 2016. In England, the continuing anger that Maradona "got away with it" comes out of the ashes of empire. Maradona pointed to the memory of the Falklands to explain why he would never apologize to England for the hand of God goal. Former England goalkeeper Peter Shilton has refused to forgive the late Diego Maradona as the legendary Argentine “never apologised” for the infamous goal which knocked out The Three Lions out of the 1986 World Cup. England’s most capped player has never forgiven Diego Maradona for his failure to apologise for the 1986 Hand of God goal @ donaldgmcrae Tue 14 Jan 2020 19.01 EST Shop now. The Legend shall live on. In that match, Maradona scored two memorable goals, the Hand of God, and a famous solo goal where he took the ball from the half way line, beating a string of defenders and the keeper before slotting home. The Hand of God… Former England goalkeeper Peter Shilton has hit out at Diego Maradona for “never apologising” for his 1986 ‘Hand of God’ goal, fewer than 24 hours since his death. Forever the best. Please reach us through news@tuko.co.ke or WhatsApp: 0732482690. Diego Maradona's "Hand of God" effort is one of the most controversial goals in soccer history. #rip Now he and God can discuss that "goal" vs England- Head of Maradona- #HandofGod pic.twitter.com/PvClHnA0yZ, Finally #HandofGodRIP #MaradonaYou were and are our hero of hope and inspiration.You will be remembered for ever! Trump may turn to Giuliani again to defend against impeachment. My German husband is older than my father. Maradona, who scored plenty of genius goals in his illustrious career, was perhaps best remembered for the in (famous) goal that came against England on June 22, 1986, World Cup quarterfinal clash in Mexico where he scored the "Hand of God" goal using his fist.