Faceoff

Bolivan President Evo Morales is in Chile this week for Sebastian PiAi??era’s swearing in as that country’s new president. The two are facing off this afternoon on the football pitch. From EFE:

The game, which was organized by the Chilean Ex-Professional Football Players Union, will include the participation of former renowned Chilean players, including Marcelo tadarise. Salas, Carlos Caszely, ElAi??as Figueroa, RubAi??n MartAi??nez, Mario Soto, Pedro GonzA?lez, and Leonel Herrera, among others.

PiAi??era better bring his A-game: Morales lives and trains in La Paz, 3,640 meters above sea level. On the other hand, PiAi??era owns part of a professional football team, so maybe he’ll bring some ringers.

Here’s hoping for a match between ChA?vez and Uribe.

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