Bayern Munich Attend Special Audience With Pope Francis The Day After Leaving Roma In Ruins (Photos)

Chris Wright

22nd, October 2014


By Chris Wright

Just hours after leaving Roma in tatters, the Bayern Munich entourage piled over to the Vatican City for an after-party at Pope Francis’ gaff.

Having promised him a “very special gift” earlier in the week, Bayern handed over a signed football and a rather natty signed FCB shirt – complete with the pontiff’s name and number on the back.

Pep had a stab at explaining the intricacies of a rotating 3-5-2 high-pressing system to one of the cardinals too, not that he made much headway by the look of things…

(Photos: Getty)