Players compete during the final of the annual calcio storico series in Florence, Italy. Photo: AFPPlayers compete during the final of the annual calcio storico series in Florence, Italy. Photo: AFP
Players compete during the final of the annual calcio storico series in Florence, Italy. Photo: AFP

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Players compete during the final of the annual calcio storico series in Florence, Italy. Photo: AFPPlayers compete during the final of the annual calcio storico series in Florence, Italy. Photo: AFP
Players compete during the final of the annual calcio storico series in Florence, Italy. Photo: AFP
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