Hand of God assistant ref Dochev dies aged 80

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Bulgarian Bogdan Dochev - the assistant referee who failed to spot Maradona's Hand of God goal against England at the 1986 World Cup - has died aged 80.

Argentina won the quarter-final tie 2-1 - with Tunisian referee Ali Bin Nasser later claiming he was waiting for Dochev to give him an indication of whether he had seen anything.

Dochev said later: "Diego Maradona ruined my life. He is a brilliant footballer but a small man.

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