04 February Saturday

Maradona’s “Hand of God” World Cup Jersey Sells For Record 70 Crores

Web Desk(TVM)Updated: Thursday May 5, 2022

London :The jersey worn by football legend Mardona in 1986 when he won “Hand of God” for Argentina against England World Cup, sold for record-breaking Rs 70.9 crores.(9.3 million euro).

It is the highest price ever paid for a piece of sports memorabilia. Former England midfielder Steve Hodge put it up for auction, 36 years after he swapped it with Maradona following quarter final in Mexico.  When Maradona died Hodge had said  the jersey was never for selling