The football that Diego Maradona used to score his infamous ‘Hand of God’ World Cup goal for Argentina against England in 1986. Photo: AFP
The football that Diego Maradona used to score his infamous ‘Hand of God’ World Cup goal for Argentina against England in 1986. Photo: AFP
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Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ football fetches US$2.4 million at UK auction

  • The ball that Maradona handled to score his goal for Argentina against England in the 1986 World Cup in Mexico had been tipped to fetch up to US$3.6 million
  • It comes six months after the jersey Maradona wore in the quarter-final in Mexico City sold at auction for nearly US$9.3 million

The football that Diego Maradona used to score his infamous ‘Hand of God’ World Cup goal for Argentina against England in 1986. Photo: AFP
The football that Diego Maradona used to score his infamous ‘Hand of God’ World Cup goal for Argentina against England in 1986. Photo: AFP
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