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SNAPSHOT: SOCCER FAN

Wednesday - 3/13/2013, 6:21pm  ET

In this March 24, 2011 image released by the San Lorenzo de Almagro soccer team on March 13, 2013, Argentina's Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio holds up a small flag of the San Lorenzo soccer team in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Bergoglio, a San Lorenzo soccer fan, was chosen as Pope on March 13, 2013, the first pope ever from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium. (AP Photo/Club Atletico San Lorenzo de Almagro)

The Associated Press

Pope Francis, from soccer-mad Argentina, is a fan of San Lorenzo.

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