Zico  of Brazil is tightly marked by Italy’s  Claudio Gentile  during the second-round match of the 1982 World Cup at Estadi de Sarrià in Barcelona. Photograph: Allsport

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  Diego Maradona   handles the ball past Peter Shilton of England to score

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