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World Cup Grandstand


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Argentina v South Korea
(Group A)
Hungary v USSR (Group C)
The best of the action from the matches in Mexico City and Irepuato, including live second-half coverage from one of them.
The spectacular skills of Diego Maradona go on show tonight as Argentina attempts to regain the World Cup won so thrillingly in Buenos Aires in 1978, and surrendered in Spain four years ago. The last time
South Korea qualified for the finals, in 1954, they lost their first match 9-0, but the Asians are no pushover anymore, and memories remain of what their neighbours North Korea did to Italy in 1966. The commentators are BARRY DAVIES and TONY GUBBA , and the programme is introduced by Desmond Lynam.


Unknown: Diego Maradona
Unknown: Barry Davies
Unknown: Tony Gubba
Introduced By: Desmond Lynam.

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World Cup Grandstand

BBC One London, 2 June 1986 19.40

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