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Saturday, September 25, 2021



Pele in 'semi-intensive' care, daughter says he's doing well

September 18, 2021 2:58 pm

Brazilian soccer great Pele took "a little step back" in his recovery from surgery to remove a tumor from his colon according to his daughter Kely Nascimento.

Brazilian soccer great Pele leaves intensive care

September 15, 2021 10:22 am

The tumor was found when Pele went for routine exams at the end of August. His surgery was Sept. 4 and he had been expected to leave intensive care last week

Pele to leave intensive care this week, says daughter

September 14, 2021 10:43 am

The 80-year-old, three-times World Cup winner has been in the Alberto Einstein hospital in Sao Paulo since doctors removed a tumour from his colon earlier this month

Soccer legend Pele remains in intensive care after surgery

September 11, 2021 10:29 am

The three-time World Cup champion also said on his Instagram that "each day I feel a little better."

Messi overtakes Pele with hat-trick as Argentina beat Bolivia in WCQ

September 10, 2021 10:09 am

On a night when Argentine fans were allowed to watch their national team for the first time since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Messi broke down in tears as he lifted the Copa America trophy at the Monumental stadium.

Pele says apparent colon tumor removed but feels well

September 07, 2021 10:57 am

He went to the hospital for routine exams last week when the tumor was found. The hospital said in a statement the tumor was identified during routine cardiovascular and laboratory exams. It added it collected samples to be analyzed for pathologies.

Pele says apparent colon tumor removed but feels well

September 07, 2021 2:41 pm

The operation was a "great victory,” Pelé said on his social media channels on Monday.

Shibaji Banerjee, who denied Pele a goal, to be conferred with Mohun Bagan Ratna posthumously

July 15, 2021 7:52 am

Shibaji Banerjee, a green and maroon legend, played for Mohun Bagan and is best remembered for stopping a free kick taken by Pele during the 1977 exhibition match against New York Cosmos.

Emotional Neymar counts down to Pele's record for Brazil

June 18, 2021 3:26 pm

Official statistics from FIFA, soccer's international governing body, put Pele in No. 1 spot for Brazil with 77 goals. Neymar has 68 after he netted the Selecao's second against Peru.

Pele pens an emotional note after Cristiano Ronaldo breaks his goals record

March 15, 2021 7:42 am

Brazilian soccer great Pelé congratulated Cristiano Ronaldo for surpassing his official tally of goals.