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It's called football for a reason

Updated: July 3, 2011, 11:44 AM ET
By Jaime Lowe

BOCHUM, Germany -- This was worse than the Hand of God goal, when Diego Maradona scored against England with an illegal, but unpenalized, handball. Worse than the officiating at the 2010 World Cup, when Frank Lampard's 20-yard shot had bounced clearly over the line in the first half of the match, yet the goal wasn't given. It was even worse than Geoff Hurst's was-it-over-the-line-or-not goal, against West Germany in 1966.

On Sunday at the Women's World Cup, in a match between Equatorial ...

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