Home > Maradona's 'hand of God' World Cup jersey auctioned for $9.3 million

Maradona's 'hand of God' World Cup jersey auctioned for $9.3 million


The jersey that Argentina football legend Diego Maradona wore while scoring twice against England in the 1986 World Cup, including the infamous "hand of God" goal, was auctioned for $9.3 million, a record for any item of sports memorabilia, Sotheby's said Wednesday.

Added on the 05/05/2022 12:57:16 - Copyright : France 24 EN

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • 9 y/o donates shirt signed by Ronaldo to fan with cerebral palsy

    9 year-old Amin did something extra special for Kostya, who has cerebral palsy. He gifted him a shirt signed by football star Ronaldo!

    17/07/2018 - RT Ruptly EN
  • Inventor of Football 'Vanishing Foam' Suing FIFA for $100 Million

    Pablo Silva, the Inventor of '9-15,' the vanishing spray used to mark distances during football free kicks, said that FIFA has been using his product without paying for it during an interview in Mar de Plata on Friday. Silva and his partner Heine Allemagne have been working on the product since 2000 and successfully filed a patent for the chemical formula. Silva and Allemagne demand $100 million from FIFA for compensation and damages.

    15/01/2018 - RT Ruptly EN
  • Thierry Henry’s “hand of god” sends France to World Cup

    IThe French papers breathe a sigh of relief this morning after France narrowly defeated Ireland to qualify for the World Cup. Several front pages lead with the photo of Thierry Henry’s contentious handball.

    06/08/2013 - France 24 EN
  • Argentina win over Bolivia 3-0 in World Cup qualifying round

    Buenos Aires, Sep 9 (EFE).- With a hat-trick in Argentina’s world cup qualifier win over Bolivia (3-0) on Thursday, Lionel Messi overtook Brazilian legend Pelé's South American international men's career goal record of 77.Argentina's captain, who was the star of the match at Monumental Stadium in Buenos Aires, achieved the new record of 79 international career goals in 153 games played for the country. (Camera: ALBERTO CARATOZZOLO).B-ROLL OF ARGENTINE SOCCER FANS ARRIVING AT THE MONUMENTAL STADIUM IN BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA, AHEAD OF THE MATCH BETWEEN ARGENTINA AND BOLIVIA.SOUND BITES: ARGENTINE SOCCER FAN, SANTIAGO MUÑOZ. TRANSLATIONS: The truth is that it is very emotional, it was what I missed the most. The Argentine people are very passionate, very soccer fanatic. We looked forward to his comeback. That is very important. It happens in a good context, the selection becomes champion after so many years in search of that title and with Messi still active. I'm very happy.

    10/09/2021 - EFE Inglés
  • Grealish relishing £100 million tag as he targets Champions League, World Cup glory

    "I'm desperate to win the Champions League and obviously keep hold of the Premier League title", says Jack Grealish as he enjoys the tag of becoming the most expensive English player in history following his £100 million ($139 million) transfer to Premier League champions Manchester City from Aston Villa.

    10/08/2021 - AFP EN

More videosNews

Watch video of  - DemainEntreprendre - épisode 12 - Label : Economie wallonne -

DemainEntreprendre - épisode 12

29/04/2021 12:55:32