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Spanish soccer team dedicates World Cup victory to Our Lady of Guadalupe

Catholic World News - August 13, 2010

The president of the Spanish Royal Federation of Soccer has offered the World Cup trophy to Our Lady of Guadalupe, in a visit to the shrine in Mexico. Angel Maria Villar, who made the trip along with other Spanish soccer officials, said that he was fulfilling a vow he made before the World Cup tournament.

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  • Posted by: extremeCatholic - Aug. 14, 2010 8:45 PM ET USA

    Does that mean that Our Lady of Guadalupe becomes eligible to sponsor a team for 2014 in Brazil?

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