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Sep 20, 2018
Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar backs former Brazil striker Romario for Rio de Janeiro state governor positionBrazil's football star Neymar is getting involved in politics and has given his backing to former fellow international forward Romario in the upcoming gubernatorial elections next month.
May 18, 2018
FIFA World Cup moments: Roberto Baggio, Italy's hero who suffered heartbreak in 1994 final against BrazilBaggio's 1994 FIFA World Cup story is similar to that of Zidane albeit their was no head butt. On 17 July 1994, Baggio missed a crucial penalty in the shootout that led to Brazil clinching the final and winning their fourth World Cup title.
Jan 17, 2018
Ronaldinho retires: The naive teenager and football genius who lost his way with distractionsThere were times when Ronaldinho made you shake your head in bafflement. Like on that spring evening in 2005, when he unleashed the famed toe-poke at Stamford Bridge with everyone looking on in wonder
Dec 30, 2017
George Weah becomes Liberian president: From Bhaichung Bhutia to Imran Khan, athletes who entered politicsWeah is not the first sportsperson to enter politics. Here are some other prominent sportspersons who have embarked on a political career.
Dec 29, 2017
From AC Milan to Didier Drogba, football world celebrate George Weah's election as Liberian presidentDespite numerous examples of the game's former stars entering politics, Weah is the first former player to succeed in being elected head of his country.
May 27, 2015
Brazil backs corruption probe into FIFA, says committed to 'truth' and 'transparency'The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) said it backed a corruption probe into world body FIFA following the arrest of seven top officials Wednesday, including the man who led the CBF until last month.
Dec 06, 2014
Ronaldo, Romario reinvented striker's role, says Thierry HenryThierry Henry has paid tribute to former Brazil strikers Ronaldo and Romario, saying they "reinvented" football's centre-forward role.
Mar 19, 2014
From legend to traitor: How Pele fell in the eyes of BrazilOh, how the mighty have fallen. Pelé has been branded the ‘traitor of the century’ by angry crowds in Brazil.
Mar 05, 2014
With the World Cup looming, a battle rages for the soul of BrazilWhile there is obvious joy in the World Cup coming to what many feel is the home of football, there is an equal (if not greater) amount of rage that is steeped among the people of Brazil.
Oct 17, 2013
World Cup winner Romario calls on Brazilians to protest at 2014 World CupThe former Brazil striker turned Congressman said too much money was being spent on organising the tournament and not enough on the vital infrastructure which Brazil needs.