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Brilliant Play, Brilliant Faith

May 23rd, 2007 | 1 min read

By Elliot Ravenwood

KakaOne of the world's best footballers--the deadly Brazilian striker, Kaka--will attempt to lead AC Milan to victory today over a tough Liverpool squadfor the UEFA Champions League title. (You can see highlights of his role in dismantling Manchester United during the semifinal match here and a personal highlight clip here.)

What few might know about Kaka, myself included until today, is that this budding superstar is also a committed Evangelical Christian. This afternoon, as part of the build up to the final, ESPN.com is running an article that focuses in on how Kaka's character and faith have helped mold him into the internationally respected man that he is--both on and off the pitch.

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