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Pope Francis meets with soccer legend...again!

Once again, Pope Francis met with Argentinian soccer legend, Maradona.  It marked their second meeting in just days. On September 1st, they also met just hours before the first inter-religious soccer match for peace was played in Rome.  The meeting was short, but Maradona seemed very excited.  The Pope gave his fellow Argentinians a few rosaries and he signed a soccer jersey for the soccer star.  Of course, there was also time for some laughs.  Before leaving, the soccer star gave the Pope a heartfelt hug.  "I love youâ?  YJA/KHL CTV VM -PR Up: YJA