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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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Chelsea's attacker, Andre Schurrle, is set to complete his return to the Germany, as his agent, Ingo Haspel, confirmed a "verbal agreement" had been reached between the Stamford Bridge club and Wolfsburg. Read more

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Germany national coach, Joachim Low has been voted FIFA World Coach of the Year after guiding his side to World Cup glory in Brazil. Read more

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Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala is confident that her side will progress out of Group D in the preliminary stages of the 2015 FIFA Women World Cup in Canada. 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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Chelsea new boy Cesc Fabregas says he is 'enjoying his football the most" at the Stamford Bridge club. Read more

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Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes is underwhelmed by the progress of the Old Trafford club under Louis van Gaal. Read more

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Former Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella believes Lionel Messi will eventually evolve into a play-making role in the future. Read more

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Former Nigerian international, Taribo West - now a Clergyman - believes the Nigerian national team needs better rear guards as the Super Eagles hope to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations. Read more

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Nigerian international Ogenyi Eddy Onazi has penned a two-year contract extension that would see him earn more at Lazio. Read more

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Miroslav Klose bows out after a successful 13-year spell with Germany Read more

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English professional referee, Howard Melton Webb has retired as a match referee, following his appointment as the technical director of the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL). 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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Brazil international, Neymar, has hinted that he will return to action in Barcelona Joan Gamper Trophy pre-season clash against Leon Read more

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After losing the World Cup to Germany, Argentina captain Lionel Messi is indifferent about the Golden Ball award as he insisted winning the collective prize for his people was more valuable. Read more

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Coach Joachim Leow was vindicated on Sunday as the German football machines were crowned champions of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Read more

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Do we say the Germans were so ruthless to have thrashed an incomplete Brazil squad rigorously? I'd rather say they were being fair on the host - as any other side, amongst the last four in this term's semi final, would have done same or almost. Read more

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Former Spain international, Raul Gonzalez, believes Joachim Leow's Germany lack the Jurgen Klinsmann type of approach and killer instinct - which could help fire them to glory. Read more

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As Netherlands prepare to face Argentina in the World Cup semi final match on Wednesday, midfielder Wesley Sneijder has said on-form Arjen Robben is as important to the Oranje as Lionel Messi is to Argentina. Read more

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