Sunil Chhetri breaks Brazilian legend Pele's international goal record

Chhetri further bettered Pele's tally as he scored another one to have 79 international goals under his belt. The Indian captain is now the third-highest active international goalscorer.

published on : 14th October 2021

Pele released from hospital, undergoing chemo: doctors

Pele, 80, had been receiving treatment at Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo since August 31, after a suspected tumor was detected during routine tests.

published on : 1st October 2021

Pele playing cards, smiling after surgery, says daughter Kely Nascimento

On Wednesday, Nascimento had posted a video of the former Number 10 singing the anthem of Santos, his former club.

published on : 25th September 2021

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

The tumour was found when Pelé went for routine exams at the end of August. His surgery took place on September 4.

published on : 18th September 2021

Brazilian soccer great Pele leaves intensive care after colon tumour surgery

The 80-year-old Edson Arantes do Nascimento was in good clinical condition and will remain 'from now on recovering in his room' at Albert Einstein Hospital.

published on : 15th September 2021

Looking forward to playing again: Football legend Pele after surgery

Pele stated that his recovery is going well after the 80-year-old underwent successful surgery to remove a tumour on the right side of his colon.

published on : 11th September 2021

Football legend Pelé remains in intensive care after surgery

Hospital Albert Einstein in Sao Paulo said in a statement that 80-year-old Edson Arantes do Nascimento was recovering "in a satisfactory manner," though still in intensive care.

published on : 11th September 2021

Pelé says apparent colon tumor removed but feels well

Pelé, the only male player to win three World Cups, has had mobility problems since a failed hip replacement surgery in 2012.

published on : 7th September 2021

Football legend Pele 'in very good health' despite hospital stay

Football legend Pele has moved to reassure fans that he is feeling fine after being taken to hospital in Brazil.

published on : 1st September 2021

Rajya Sabha member asks PM Modi to stop Covid tests of fully vaccinated in Assam; says 'wastage of resources'

Congress MP Ripun Bora also said that by making rapid antigen and RT-PCR tests mandatory for fully vaccinated travellers visiting Assam, the state government is following a contradictory policy.

published on : 17th August 2021

Black athletes defend Spanish roots after winning at Tokyo Olympics

Bronze medalist Peleteiro and silver medalist Zapata said they should be celebrated for succeeding while representing the country at the Games.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Keep your head high: Brazil legend Pele's advice to France striker Kylian Mbappe after Euro setback

After suffering a defeat, Mbappe said that finding sleep will be difficult for him as his side bowed out of the ongoing Euro 2020.

published on : 29th June 2021

Copa America: Emotional Neymar counts down to Pelé's record for Brazil

Official statistics from FIFA, soccer's international governing body, put Pelé in No.1 spot for Brazil with 77 goals.

published on : 18th June 2021

Sumit Nagal one step away from Cagliari event main draw

Sumit Nagal, who had made it to the US Open second round in 2020, had started as a qualifier in Buenos Aires before making it to the main draw.

published on : 5th April 2021

FIFA World Cup 2018: France forward Kylian Mbappe 'happy' but says Pele 'on another level'

Mbappe was born in the Paris suburbs in 1998, the year Les Bleus secured their first World Cup title under captain Deschamps.

published on : 30th June 2018
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