Tag: Pelé

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - King Pelé on Sunday night, February 13, posted on social media that he will be hospitalized to continue treatment for colon cancer, diagnosed last September. The last time he had been in hospital was on...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Pelé, considered by the soccer world as one of the best soccer players in history, was hospitalized again in São Paulo to continue his treatment for a colon tumor. This was announced in a...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Singer Anitta is taking yet another step towards establishing her international career. The Rio de Janeiro singer will get a wax figure in the famous Madame Tussauds museum in New York, USA. Wearing the costume...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In an interview published on FIFA's website, Everton's player Richarlison said that when he received the call from Brazil's Olympic manager André Jardine, he had Neymar by his side, who suggested he ask for...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Less than one week ahead of the biggest sporting event in the world, Brazil once again received a big boost from Neymar who marked his return to the starting lineup...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Usain Bolt came to the 2016 Rio Olympics with one objective: become the first man in history to win the triple-triple, a gold medal in the 100m, 200m, and 4x100...
By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Eusébio, one of the greatest ever players to have graced a football pitch, died yesterday aged 71. The former Portuguese international was the top scorer at the 1966 World...
By Stephanie Foden, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Celebrities from across the country and abroad have shown their support to the wave of protests in Brazil either in person or online. The protests started in response to increases...
By Jimmy Chalk, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – As Rio’s Marina da Glória played host Saturday to the extravagant 2014 FIFA World Cup Preliminary Draw, behind-the-scenes tension threatened to tarnish its reputation as a budding destination for the...



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