Pele son returns to jail after lost laundering appeal
Pele son returns to jail after lost laundering appeal

A son of Brazilian soccer legend Pele was arrested near Sao Paulo after losing an appeal against money laundering accusations, state judicial authorities said Wednesday.

Pele's son Edinho arrested in money laundering case
Pele's son Edinho arrested in money laundering case

Son of Brazilian football legend Pele was arrested after losing an appeal in a money laundering case on Tuesday in Brazil.

Pele leaves hospital after kidney stones removed
Pele leaves hospital after kidney stones removed

Brazilian soccer legend Pele was discharged from a Sao Paulo hospital on Saturday after doctors removed kidney stones that had been obstructing his urinary tract, the hospital said in a statement.

Pele stable after kidney stone operation
Pele stable after kidney stone operation

 Brazilian soccer legend Pele was in a stable condition Thursday following surgery for kidney stones, the Sao Paulo hospital treating him said. 

Brazil soccer star Pele to leave hospital soon, aide says
Brazil soccer star Pele to leave hospital soon, aide says

Brazilian soccer legend Pele is doing "fine" and will be discharged from a Sao Paulo hospital early on Thursday after he was admitted for stomach pains, one of his aides told Reuters.

Football: Pele hospitalised with stomach ailment

Brazilian legend Pele was taken to hospital Wednesday with a stomach ailment, missing an event at the museum honouring his career in the southeastern city of Santos, Brazilian media reported.

Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up
Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up

More muscle, fewer injuries, and a helping hand from experienced players like Kaka and Denilson have helped Paulo Henrique Ganso return to top form with a Sao Paulo team in the hunt for two trophies as the South American season moves to a close.

Ex-France international Jean-Jacques Marcel dies
Ex-France international Jean-Jacques Marcel dies

Former international midfielder Jean-Jacques Marcel, who helped France to third in the 1958 World Cup, has died at the age of 83 years, his former club Marseille announced on Friday.

'Well-prepared' Alessandro Del Piero checks in, heads to training base
'Well-prepared' Alessandro Del Piero checks in, heads to training base

To the few uninitiated Alessandro Del Piero, garlanded with marigold, was mistaken for a Hollywood star before the many football aficionados sent across the message that the biggest attraction of the inaugural Indian Super League has just landed in the Capital.

Indian Super League: Superstar Alessandro Del Piero to arrive in city tomorrow
Indian Super League: Superstar Alessandro Del Piero to arrive in city tomorrow

The moment the Capital's football fraternity has been waiting for, will arrive on Thursday with star Italian playmaker and striker Alessandro Del Piero making an entry into the city to play as marquee player for Delhi Dynamos in the inaugural Indian Super League.

I want to leave the game on a high like Pele, Mohammad Ali: Leander Paes
I want to leave the game on a high like Pele, Mohammad Ali: Leander Paes

Indian tennis legend Leander Paes says he aspires to exit from the game just like global icons Pele and Mohammad Ali who bid adieu to their respective sports when they were at the pinnacle of their careers.

Rio slum unveils unique floodlights in `world first`
Rio slum unveils unique floodlights in `world first`

It may only be a modest patch of land, but a Rio slum is laying claim to having the first football pitch in the world with floodlights generated by player movement.

AR Rahman to work with Brazilian singer Anna Beatriz
AR Rahman to work with Brazilian singer Anna Beatriz

After collaborating with multiple names from the international world, Oscar-winning Indian composer A.R. Rahman has joined hands with Brazilian singer-songwriter Anna Beatriz for the movie 'Pele'.

Watching Usain Bolt's smooth bowling action amazed me:  Harbhajan Singh
Watching Usain Bolt's smooth bowling action amazed me: Harbhajan Singh

Getting a chance to interact with two global sporting legends in a space of two months is an experience in itself and Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh feels "blessed" to have interacted with Pele and now Usain Bolt.

Germany script history, beat Argentina 1-0 to win World Cup

Germany wrote a new chapter in the history of international football as they became the first European team to lift the World Cup in South America, clinching a hard-fought 1-0 win over Argentina in the final, their triumph coming on the back of steely resolve and blood on the pitch here.

Pele son starts money laundering prison term

Brazilian police on Tuesday detained Pele`s son Edinho at his home in Sao Paulo state following his money laundering conviction, authorities said.

Real Madrid legend Di Stefano dies aged 88

Real Madrid legend Alfredo di Stefano, considered of the greatest footballers ever, died in a Spanish hospital on Monday aged 88, drawing tributes from around the sporting world.

FIFA World Cup: Costa Rica seek inspiration from Santos and Pele

Surprise World Cup quarter-finalists Costa Rica sought inspiration from Pele on Wednesday as they prepared for their World Cup quarter-final against the Netherlands.

Warner Bros football flick may feature England World Cup failures

Warner Bros is coming up with a remake on the 1980`s classic ` Escape to Victory` which may just cast England`s World Cup losers.

Ochoa save could be a good omen for Brazil, says Pele

Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa`s save to deny Brazil`s Neymar in Tuesday`s World Cup match was almost as good as the one Gordon Banks made for England against Pele in 1970 and could be a good omen for Brazil, the great Brazilian said.