July 10, 2014

World Cup Final: Pope Francis vs. Pope Benedict

Barbie Nadeau, Daily Beast

The Associated Press

It’s being called a “holy war” with both World Cup finalists hoping for a divine intervention from Rome. But when Argentina and Germany face each other for the World Cup final, only one team will be blessed. Still, that hasn’t stopped World Cup enthusiasts from speculating about how Argentinian Pope Francis and retired German Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI will be rooting on their home teams.

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