Mexicans combine football fervour with faith

Anticipation of Tuesday's World Cup match against Brazil had many fans of the beautiful game preparing with prayer.

    Many Mexicans prayed for success of their football team at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

    Tuesday's match pitted two of the most football-loving countries against each other. Anticipation of the match had many Mexicans preparing with prayer.

    Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Mexico City.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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