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'La Seleccion': Colombian Soccer in a Soap Opera World

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Colombian goalie Rene Higuita makes a save during a practice session in Asuncion, July 6. Colombia will face Ecuador in their third Copa America match on July 7.

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You don't have to be all that fit to enjoy the TV soap opera that millions of people are watching right now in Colombia.

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Although, it is about sports. Sort of.

"La Seleccion" is a TV series about some star Colombian soccer players.

Host Aaron Schachter talks with The World's one-man soccer desk William Troop about the drama of life on, and off, the pitch.

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