Brazil soccer legend Pele hospitalized again for colon tumor treatment

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 01:06 GMT

According to Wednesday's medical bulletin, Pele is continuing his treatment.

Pele in 'stable' condition after respiratory problems, hospital says

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 11:11 GMT

Concerns grew about Pele's health on Friday after local media reported that he had returned to an ICU that he had only just left earlier this week.

Messi overtakes Pele with hat-trick as Argentina beat Bolivia

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Messi's 77th, 78th and 79th goals marked his seventh hat-trick for the national side.

I'll never match Pele's goal tally says Mbappe

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 - 10:58 GMT

The 20-year-old Mbappe has so far netted 103 goals in his career.

Gordon Banks dies aged 81

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 - 06:55 GMT

Banks is regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in the history of the game and he was among the English national team that won 1966 World Cup at home.

Maradona lashes out at Messi in greatest player debate

Sat, 13 Oct 2018 - 03:02 GMT

Maradona said Messi was one player at his club Barcelona and another with the national side.

Brazil still to gel ahead of World Cup, says Pele

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 - 02:00 GMT

Brazil may be five-time winners of the World Cup and joint favourites to make it six in Russia this year but the South Americans do not yet have the right blend for success

Maradona does not think Ronaldo is the best in history

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 - 12:02 GMT

Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he believes that he is the best player in the history of football after winning his fifth Ballon D’Or in December.

Pele congratulates Salah for BBC award

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 - 07:12 GMT

Salah led Egypt’s national team to the 2018 World Cup after a 28-year absence.

10 historical paradoxes in the World Cup Russia

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 09:11 GMT

There are some things happening for the first time this World Cup, which also marks a few world records that have lasted for decades.

Football’s unbreakable – and unbelievable – records

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 09:20 GMT

The team from Madagascar enters the history because of a bad decision by the referee.

Pele: Dybala is overrated

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 - 11:55 GMT

Brazilian legend Pele remarked he does not believe all the hype of Juventus striker Paulo Dybala on June 10.