Gunners' talisman Alexis Sanchez shocked viewers by not including Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo or any other Arsenal player as he picked his Ultimate XI, but Barcelona icon Lionel Messi made the cut.
Juventus star Paul Pogba has developed into of the best midfielders in the modern game since moving to Turin, but the Frenchman is determined to improve further.
Edson Arantes do Nascimento, better known as Pele, remains one of the legendary all-time greats of the sport. Needless to say, the cinematic adaptation of his life story promises to be a must watch for football fans all over the world.
In the heart of an eastern Ukrainian city shaken by echoes of guns stands the world's first shrine to football legend Pele that miraculously survived nearly two years of war.
Manchester manager Louis van Gaal made one of the most famous blunders in his career at Old Trafford when he called Chris Smalling ‘Mike’ Smalling, but he has now revealed a new, even more bizarre nickname for the English defender. While his team may sometimes make their fans want to cry when they play boring, goalless football, Louis van Gaal sure knows how to make the fans laugh with the funny things he says and does at press conferences. His latest exploit in this field is when he revealed that he has a new nickname for centre-back Chris Smalling, who he mistakenly referred to as Mike in a famous incident. Pele at Manchester United “Michael is an easy name for me! I said to “Mike” Smalling that I call him Pele now because he did a fantastic move, so it’s easier to call him Pele now!”, the Dutchman joked after being asked about the mistake, according to The Metro. The […]
Legendary Brazilian striker Pele has given his preference over the club's he would like to play for if he were still playing today.
Former Brazil international Juliano Belletti has says his ex FC Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi is the "Pele of this generation".
Brazilian football legend Pele, 74, left hospital in Sao Paolo on Monday after successfully undergoing spinal surgery, doctors said.
Is Lionel Messi really football's best EVER player?
He may be retired from the pitch, but Brazilian legend Pele is always in the news because of his statements off it. Pele, who is often referred to as the greatest ever footballers to grace the beautiful game, seems to agree with that hypothesis himself. Over the course of a sensational career, he scored more than 1,000 goals and has often been asked if there is a ‘Next Pele’ whenever there’s a Brazilian forward who is doing well. The latest player to be mentioned in that category is Barcelona forward Neymar. A host of stars including the great Ronaldo and Romario have been touted as the ‘Next Peles’ themselves, but have never been able to get close to Pele’s tally of 77 goals for the national team. Romario, however, believes that Neymar would break Pele’s record by the end of his career. Nevertheless, the legend himself feels that there will never be a player who will come close to breaking […]