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Soccer legend Diego Armando Maradona dies

This Nov. 25, Diego Armando Maradona died. He was an iconic figure who marked a before and after in international soccer.

In 2016 he traveled to the Vatican and greeted Pope Francis hours before the Match for Peace, in which he participated.

Pope Francis and Maradona, both soccer fans, shared this moving embrace.