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Pope Francis' warm embrace with Argentinian soccer legend, Maradona

Pope Francis met with Argentinian soccer legend, Diego Armando Maradona, prior to tonight's "Match for Peace,â? in which Maradona is playing.  This meeting comes two years after their previous encounter, when the Argentine was in Rome to play in the last edition of the "Match for Peace.â? The pope and Maradona, who share a passion for soccer, also shared this warm embrace.