#PopeVsPope: Netizens React To Germany Vs Argentina In World Cup Finals

It’s Germany vs Argentina in the FIFA World Cup finals. Coincidentally, these countries represent the two most recent popes.
posted on: Thursday, July 10, 2014
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Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI is German. Pope Francis is Argentine.

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It’s Germany vs Argentina in the FIFA World Cup finals. So how did the netizens react about this?

It’s #PopeVsPope!

Let’s take a look how the crafty netizens react on social media:

The Jesuit Post, a Christian website, posted a comic:

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Yes, yes, the tension will be high so grab a popcorn now.

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 Would the World Cup finals really be epic? Yes, ’cause the popes are praying for their respective teams to win!

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So God is really watching the FIFA World Cup 2014.

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Meeting before the match. #PopeVsPope

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You’re goddamn right, Katherine…

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Coincidence? It’s Divine Intervention, Sonny.

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Good luck? More like God bless.

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Yeah, checkmate, atheists.

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Someone even made a poster. Coming this July 13…

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So which side are you on, Team Benedict or Team Francis?

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