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PHOTOS: Argentina Wins at Busch Stadium, Bosnians Celebrate Anyway - With Flare

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St. Louis has more Bosnians per capita than anywhere in the world outside of Bosnia, but Monday's game was a special treat for player Vedad Ibisevic, who moved to St. Louis as a teenager and played soccer at Roosevelt High School.

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Vedad Ibisevic grew up in St. Louis and played school and club soccer here. SEE ALL PHOTOS
Argentina's Sergio Aguero scored two goals against Monday night, filling the cleats of the South American team's star player Lionel Messi, who is out on injury.

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Sergio Aguero, one of the top players in the English Premier League, scored two goals for Argentina to seal the win. SEE ALL PHOTOS
Aguero also earned the game's only yellow card for a mean-spirited kick to a Bosnian player's legs while the ref wasn't looking.

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See also: Busch Stadium Soccer: Injury Pulls Messi from Roster, But Ibisevic Is the Real Draw

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No time for a smoke break! Go Bosnia! SEE ALL PHOTOS

See also: If We're Such a Soccer Town, Why Doesn't St. Louis Have a Major League Soccer Team?

Follow Lindsay Toler on Twitter at @StLouisLindsay. E-mail the author at Lindsay.Toler@RiverfrontTimes.com.


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