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Today in Latin American history, Brazilian soccer star Pelé scored his 1,000th goal in Rio de Janeiro's Maracana stadium in 1969. Born Edson Arantes do Nascimento, Pelé would go on to score 1,282 goals in a career that lasted 21 years and 3 World Cup wins. continue reading »
Brazilian soccer legend Pele says he believes his 21-year-old countryman Neymar will eventually become a greater player than either Argentine four-time world player of the year Lionel Messi or Portuguese international and Real Madrid standout Cristiano Ronaldo. continue reading »
Soccer icon Pele was discharged from a hospital in Sao Paulo, Brazil's largest city, on Thursday five days after undergoing hip surgery. continue reading »
Brazilian fútbol legend Pelé said he was going to mail a package of his best soccer moments on DVD to Lionel Messi, after the Argentine confessed never to have seen him play. continue reading »