Jump to content

Diego Maradona’s first goal for Argentina. v Scotland at Hampden. June 1979


erskblue
Chelsea Megastore
Chelsea Megastore

Chelsea Megastore

Recommended Posts



Argentina team line up before the game.Photo: imago/Colorsport). Posted on Twitter.
 
Image
 

 

Diego Maradona scores Argentina's third goal in their 3-1 victory over Scotland at Hampden in 1979 as team-mates Luque and Houseman look on

Diego Maradona scores Argentina's third goal in their 3-1 victory over Scotland at Hampden in 1979 as team-mates Luque and Houseman look on.

Maradona (far left) salutes the Hampden crowd after Argentina's friendly victory

Maradona (far left) wears a Scotland top and salutes the crowd after the final whistle. Argentina and Maradona received a standing ovation at the end of the game, from memory.

Edited by erskblue
Link to comment
Share on other sites



Hard to believe that he came close to signing for Sheffield United who decided to sign Alex Sabella instead. 

Personally I queued all night to get a ticket for the Man Utd v Barcelona match in 1984 to get a chance to see him play. Ironically he had a very quiet night and United won deservedly.

Link to comment
Share on other sites





  • 1 month later...
  • 5 weeks later...


Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...
Please Sign In or Sign Up

Well, this is awkward!

Happy Sunny Days GIF by Atlassian

The Shed End Forum relies on revenue to pay for hosting and upgrades. While we try to keep adverts as unobtrusive as possible, we need to show these to make sure we can stay online and continue to keep the forum running. Over the years costs have become very high.

Could you please allow adverts on this domain by switching it off and whitelisting the website? Some of the advert banners can actually be closed to avoid interference with your experience on The Shed End.

If you don't want to view any adverts while logged in and using your account, consider using the Ad-Free Subscription which is renewable every year. To buy a subscription, log in to your account and click the link under the Newbies forum on the home page.

Cheers now!

Sure, let me in!