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Amadou and Mariam's World Cup

Africa is marking its debut as host of the World Cup tournament by holding a live concert featuring some of Africa's most celebrated musicians.

Among those performing are Amadou and Mariam, a blind couple from Mali who have become one of Africa's most successful bands.

Today presenter Sarah Montague spoke to the couple about what the World Cup means for Africa.

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