Mexico World (1986) Interpretation of the Renaissance “hand of god” used in a graffiti in Helsinki, Finland. He’s going to play for Diego Maradona there has it, mark it two steps on the ball Maradona, the right boot for the genius of world football and leave the tendal Burruchaga going to play for … Always Maradona! Genius! Genius! Genius! Ta-ta-ta-ta-ta-ta-ta-ta … Gooooool … Gooooool … I mourn! Holy God, live football! Golaaazooo! Diegoooool! Maradona! It is to mourn, forgive me … Maradona, in a memorable run in the play of all time … Barrilete cosmic … What planet did you come to stop on the way to much English, so that the country is a clenched fist shouting for Argentina Argentina 2 – England 0. Diegol, Diegol, Diego Armando Maradona … Thank God for football, Maradona, for these tears, for this Argentina 2 – England 0. Victor Hugo Morales After the 1982 World Cup there were several changes in the selection of Argentina.The most important was the change in technical direction, as Carlos Salvador Bilardo had replaced Menotti. The second was a change in captaincy: while the representative for the captain was Daniel Passarella Menotti was during the era Bilardo would be Maradona, this would be one of the reasons that, years later, would start a fight between them. But since his ouster in the second round of the world on 2 July 1982 until 10 May 1985 are not played any games for the albiceleste, Bilardo because he wanted a team with players who played in the Argentine soccer. The return, after nearly three year absence, took place in a friendly against Paraguay team played in Buenos Aires in preparation for the qualifiers of the FIFA World Cup 1986. The meeting ended with a draw 1:1 with a goal from Maradona. The group in which Argentina would get the classification was made up of Venezuela, Colombia and Peru.The debut was on 26 May in a tough match against Venezuela in San Cristobal. The match ended with a 3:2 victory with two goals from Maradona and Passarella one. We follow a 3:1 victory against Colombia on 2 June in Bogot , another 3:0 victory in Venezuela on June 9 in Buenos Aires, another 1-0 win in Colombia on 16 this month, also in Buenos Aires, a 1-0 defeat against Peru in Lima on 23 and a draw in two goals against the same selection in Buenos Aires. The last match played on June 30, allowed the selection Argentina qualify for the World Cup, relegating the Colombia and Peru to the playoffs, which eventually won Paraguay.The poor performances during matches of preparation for the World Cup did not generate enthusiasm in Argentina fans: a 1-1 draw against Mexico on November 17, 1985, a 2-0 defeat against France on March 23, 1986 a victory by the slightest difference, 1:0, compared with Grasshopper-Club Z rich on April 1, a 7:2 win against Israel on May 4 and a goalless draw against the Junior of Barranquilla on the 15th of that month. The first match was played in the World Cup against South Korea on June 2, at the Olympic Stadium. It was a 3:1 victory with two goals from Jorge Valdano and one of Oscar Ruggeri. The second game was against defending champions, Italy, on June 5 in the city of Puebla. The game ended 1:1, with a goal from Maradona in the 34th minute of the half. The third and final game of the group stage was against Bulgaria on June 10, again at the Olympic.The victory by 2:0, a goal from Jorge Valdano and a Burruchaga, enabled him to gain the top spot in Group A and qualify for quarter finals. During this phase, both Maradona as Valdano criticized FIFA officials to schedule games at noon, although this time it was functional to the broadcast television, high temperatures could affect the health of the players. In the second round had to face Uruguay, theclassic duel River Plate on 16 June in Puebla. The selection charr a had qualified as the best third in Group E, so that at first seemed like a game accessible despite the presence of Enzo Francescoli. However, Argentina won for only the 1-0, goal by Pedro Pasculli. In the quarterfinals had to face England in the match most remembered for Maradona’s career.The party also had connotations extrafutbol sticas, as four years earlier had produced the Falklands War, which also produced incidents in the stands between Argentine and British sympathizers. The game, played June 22 at Estadio Azteca Mexico City, had two of the most memorable goals in World Cup history, known popularly as the Goal of the Century and The Hand of God.