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  World Cup history
The World Cup
Italy 1934
France 1938
Brazil 1950
Switzerland 1954
Sweden 1958
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England 1966
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Argentina 1978
Spain 1982
Mexico 1986
Italy 1990
USA 1994
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Mexico 1986 Mexico 1986
Once again England, Scotland and Northern Ireland all qualified, but only England went through, to set up a quarter-final against Argentina.

They lost 2-1, but only after two amazing goals from Diego Maradona - the first a handball that only the referee didn't see and the second a wonder goal where the Argentinean dribbled from the halfway line before sliding the ball into the net.

Argentina went on to win the final against West Germany, but only after the Germans had fought back from 2-0 down.

World Cup final: Argentina 3-2 West Germany

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