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Brazilian legend Pele turns 80, but is he still the GOAT?

WorldNews Friday, 23 October 2020
Brazilian legend Pele turns 80, but is he still the GOAT?RIO DE JANEIROBrazilian soccer legend Pele celebrates his 80th birthday on Friday and he is still revered in his home country even if his once unassailable position as the greatest player of all time is under increasing scrutiny. The Santos, New York Cosmos and Brazil striker is the only man to win the World Cup three times and was for decades widely held...
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Maradona, Pele, Messi or Ronaldo – who is football’s greatest player? [Video]

Maradona, Pele, Messi or Ronaldo – who is football’s greatest player?

Among the grief and adulation expressed after Diego Maradona’s death, an age-old debate of who was the game’s greatest player has been reignited. Thediscussion has been held many times before, and will no doubt be raised onmany more occasions in the future, but the loss of the masterful Argentinaforward aged just 60 has only intensified his claim to the throne.

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The world’s lost a legend – Pele leads tributes to Diego Maradona [Video]

The world’s lost a legend – Pele leads tributes to Diego Maradona

Tributes have poured in for Diego Maradona who has died at the age of 60.

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Pele turns 80 [Video]

Pele turns 80

A look at the career of Brazilian forward Pele, as he celebrates his 80thbirthday.

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Pele's home town pays tribute to footballing legend with mural for 80th birthday [Video]

Pele's home town pays tribute to footballing legend with mural for 80th birthday

The mural can be seen in the coastal city of Santos, ahead of the sporting legend's 80th birthday. Pele played 496 matches for Santos football club and 92 matches for Brazil between 1957 and 1971.View on euronews

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Chicken consumerism fuelling deforestation in Brazil [Video]

Chicken consumerism fuelling deforestation in Brazil

Eating chicken from some of our main supermarkets equals deforestation in Brazil. Chicken sold by Tesco, Asda and Lidl - and served up at McDonald's and Nando's - is reared on soya grown on what was wooded savannah - until fires conveniently transformed it into farmland. Report by Fullerg. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Brazil's Bolsonaro says he won't take vaccine [Video]

Brazil's Bolsonaro says he won't take vaccine

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday said he will not take a vaccine for the coronavirus, calling it his "right." Despite being infected with the virus in July, Bolsonaro has repeatedly played down the seriousness of the pandemic. Eve Johnson reports.

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Brazil ends Boeing 737 MAX ban, planes could fly by year-end

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazilian aviation regulator ANAC on Wednesday lifted the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX, following U.S. clearance of the jets for..
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At least 41 killed as bus and truck crash in Brazil

At least 41 people were killed and 10 injured on Wednesday when a bus and a...
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Protests erupt in Brazil after black man beaten to death by supermarket security [Video]

Protests erupt in Brazil after black man beaten to death by supermarket security

People protested in a Carrefour supermarket in Rio de Janeiro after the death of a Black man beaten by white security guards at another branch in Porto Alegre. The killing has sparked outrage on social networks and overshadowed Brazil's Black Consciousness Day, a holiday in several states.View on euronews

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Japanese woman killed in Brazil died from blow to the head

RIO DE JANEIRO--The Japanese woman whose body was found next to a waterfall in Brazil’s Goias state died as a result of a blow to the head, probably from a..
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Brazilian children meet Santa virtually [Video]

Brazilian children meet Santa virtually

At the Norteshopping shopping center in Rio de Janeiro, Santa's village has adapted by having children meet Santa via video conference.

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Brazillian children meet Santa virtually [Video]

Brazillian children meet Santa virtually

At the Norteshopping shopping center in Rio de Janeiro, Santa's village has adapted by having children meet Santa via video conference.

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World Cup qualifying: England in pot one after staying fourth in Fifa world rankings

England secure one of the top 10 European seeds in the draw for World Cup 2022 qualifying after staying fourth in Fifa's world rankings.
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Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik pays tribute to famous footballer Diego Maradona [Video]

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik pays tribute to famous footballer Diego Maradona

Famous sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture at Puri Beach of Diego Maradona to pay tribute to the legendary footballer, who passed away on November 25. Argentine football legend Maradona had been hospitalised as he complained of regularly being fatigued. Diego was considered the main player in taking Argentine to their second World Cup title in 1986.

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Imphal's local football team pays homage to soccer superstar Diego Maradona [Video]

Imphal's local football team pays homage to soccer superstar Diego Maradona

Football fans and players across the world are deeply saddened after sudden demise of soccer superstar Diego Maradona. Local football team in Manipur's Imphal paid homage of reverence to Argentinian football legend. Maradona died due to heart attack on Nov 25 at the age of 60. While speaking to ANI, a football player said, "Yesterday was a great loss. We're greatly pained by his demise." Maradona had won the World Cup with Argentina in 1986 and is considered one of the greatest soccer players of all-time.

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