Sao Paulo

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

Brazil-Argentina qualifier suspended as health officials walk into pitch to remove players who didn't follow COVID rules

The match featuring Argentina's Lionel Messi and Brazil's Neymar was stopped in the 7th minute because of the extraordinary interruption. The referee eventually suspended the game.

published on : 6th September 2021

Viper venom can fight Covid virus? Study raises interesting possibility

The study conducted by Brazilian researchers shows that the molecule produced by the 'jararacussu pit viper' slowed down the the virus' ability to multiply in momkey cells by 75%.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Coronavirus surge forces Sao Paulo to shut as Buenos Aires reopens

A swell of COVID-19 cases is halting samba steps in Brazil's biggest metropolis while Argentina's capital tiptoes its way back to the tango floor.

published on : 4th March 2021

Sao Paulo open to Kaka return

Sao Paulo will do everything possible to sign former AC Milan and Real Madrid playmaker Kaka next season.

published on : 16th October 2017