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What They're Saying: Carlos Santana
July 12th, 2014 9:25PM



"I think Messi has a mystique about him, he has that street soccer thing. I don't think he even really looks like a soccer player -- he looks like a plumber to me! It's a compliment, because when he focuses, I admire the gift he has so much. Because it is a beautiful God-given gift to be in the top echelon of greatest [players]."

-- Mexican-American guitarist Carlos Santana, who will perform at the World Cup closing ceremonies before the Argentina-Germany final at Maracana on Sunday. (

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