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LDS Beach Soccer Captain Holds to Beliefs, Refuses to Play in Sunday's World Cup Finals

MR says: What a great example of standing for your beliefs, no matter what is on the line.

The Tahitian National Beach Soccer Team advanced to its first-ever FIFA Beach World Cup final Sunday, where the South Pacific nation fell to host Portugal 5-3.

Things might have been different if one of the Tahitians' top strikers had played.

But he wasn't going to find out.

Lead image from KSL.
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