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When he was still a child and people first started to call him 'Pele', Edson Arantes do Nascimento cried about the nickname for months. Not for one minute did he imagine that those two syllables would become internationally synonymous with football Read more

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Brazilian legend Pele - on Thursday - took to Twitter to announce to the world that he is not seriously ill. Read more

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Nigerian people celebrate a new chapter in the history of sports as Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom State opens the Akwa Ibom International Stadium - which has been nicknamed the Nest of Champions. Read more

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Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri - commonly known as Dunga, believes star man Neymar should be utilised as a false No.9 - if he is to be at his best for the national team. Read more

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Footballing legend Pele has backed FIFA's stance on its decision to ban Luis Suarez from all football-related activity for four month, following his biting of Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini on June 24. Read more

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The footballing world has expressed its sorrow over the death of Nelson Mandela - who died this week. Here are some of the reactions from FIFA and other professional footballers - both current and retired: Read more

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