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    Can you remember?

    The other day i was chatting to a mate about interesting things which have happened in World Cup football. Such as Maradonna's (sp?) 'hand of god'.

    I got on to recalling something which happened i think at France '98. What i remember is an important (Quarter/Semi) match between France and Argentina. I know that isn't right because France and Argentina never met at '98. The actual event i remember is an Argentina being subbed, then refusing to go off, then eventually being red-carded (I think so. Might be wrong).

    Can you remember what happened and which match it was? Also can you find a link?
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    Ariel Oretga was sent off for headbutting Edwin Van der Saar in the 1998 QF and refused to go for a while IIRC. Van Der Saar made a three-course meal of the faintest of touches. Only incident I can think of that's vaguely close.

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    Was that the game where Dennis Bergkamp scored that incredible goal?

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    Or something.

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    Was that the game where Dennis Bergkamp scored that incredible goal?

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