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Jan 10, 2017
Fifa World Cup expansion to 48 teams: A closer look at the evolution of the tournamentFifa's approved an expansion of the World Cup to 48 teams in 2026. Here is a look at the evolution of the tournament since the inaugural edition in 1930.
Jan 01, 2017
Insight 2017: Will China buy its way to a shift in world football?Out of the traditional superpowers, only China has failed to underline its political reputation in the one truly global sport.
Dec 14, 2016
AR Rahman on Oscar long list for his work on Pele: Birth of a Legend soundtrackIt could be a double whammy for Indian music maestro AR Rahman once again at the Academy Awards as his work for Pele: Birth of a Legend has found a spot in the list of Oscar contenders for the year.
Nov 30, 2016
Plane taking Brazilian football team to cup final in Colombia crashes, 71 deadA plane taking Brazilian football team Chapecoense to a South American cup final crashed in Colombia after reporting an electrical fault, killing 71 people.
Nov 19, 2016
Pele using 'soccer shoes with wheels' instead of cane for walking support after hip surgeryFootball legend Pele is using a metal-framed walker to get around these days, which his agent compares to having a new piece of "sporting equipment."
Oct 27, 2016
RIP Carlos Alberto: Brazil football greats, fans gather for ‘eternal captain’s’ last ritesHundreds of people including Brazilian football greats gathered to pay their last respects to "eternal captain" Carlos Alberto, skipper of the 1970 World Cup champions.
Oct 26, 2016
Watch: How Brazil's Carlos Alberto scored the ‘best goal ever in a World Cup’Brazil were winning 3-1 and the 1970 World Cup final against Italy was over as a contest when Carlos Alberto looked up to see the whole of the right wing open to him and started to motor.
Oct 25, 2016
Carlos Alberto, Brazil's 1970 World Cup hero, passes away aged 72Carlos Alberto, who scored one of the greatest goals in World Cup history while captaining Brazil to glory in the 1970 final against Italy, has died aged 72 following a heart attack.
Aug 21, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Why Usain Bolt is undeniably the greatest athlete of all timeUsain Bolt can run a 100m distance faster than any person in the world, than any human that has ever lived – in recorded history. He is undeniably the GOAT.
Aug 20, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Behind Usain Bolt's 'godlike' stature lies his unmatched endeavourUsain Bolt's triple triple will be an esoteric anthem that will be sung over & over again, as the world marvels over this unique human for decades to come.