Pope to have audience with Bayern Munich

German champions Bayern Munich along with head coach Pep Guardiola will have a private audience with Pope Francis next week.

Pope to have audience with Bayern Munich

New Delhi: German champions Bayern Munich along with head coach Pep Guardiola will have a private audience with Pope Francis next week.

The club confirmed the news through their official account on micro-blogging site Twitter.

The audience will come the day after Bayern`s UEFA Champions League match against AS Roma on Tuesday. Pope Francis, an Argentinian, is a well-known football fan and in August received officials and players from San Lorenzo, the Argentine club which lifted the Libertadores Cup and of whom the pontiff was a boyhood supporter.

With agency inputs

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