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World Football's 10 Most Infamous Handballs in History

Maradona's "Hand of God" undoubtedly takes the cake for most infamous handball. Thierry Henry, Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and others have all handed in their application to be considered one of the top 10 and it's time for the results.

The beautiful game is a sport that allows you to use anything but your hands (or an extension of your hand) for 10 of 11 positions on the field. Your knee, thigh, chest or buttocks are all permissible.

Yet even some of the greatest players in history—past or present—have struggled to resist keeping their hands off the ball.

Some instances have taken place in the quarterfinals of the World Cup, others took place at the club level.

All of which were shocking and 100 percent controversial.

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