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Paul Pogba faces a race against time to prove his fitness for Manchester United's clash with Arsenal after suffering a recurrence of an ankle injury.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Paul Pogba facing “few weeks’’ out with latest ankle problems

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba will be out of action “for a few weeks” after missing Wednesday’s match at Arsenal due to further problems with his ankle.
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Diego Maradona snubs Lionel Messi, Pele, names greatest footballer ever

Football icon Diego Maradona has named Argentine legend Alfredo Di Stefano as the greatest player ever in football history.
Brazil head coach Tite said he was told to shut up by Argentina captain Lionel Messi in the friendly clash between the South American rivals.

Tite: Lionel Messi comparisons with Pele have no credibility

Brazil head coach Tite has dismissed Lionel Messi’s credentials as the greatest footballer of all time after insisting comparisons between him and Pele have no credibility.
Neymar scored and set up another as the Brazil star made his long-awaited return in the South American champions' 2-2 friendly draw with Colombia.

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar scores in Brazil’s 2-2 friendly draw with Colombia

Neymar scored and set up another as the Brazil star made his long-awaited return in the South American champions' 2-2 friendly draw with Colombia.
Former Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has won another award in Spain despite plying his trade in Italy with Juventus.

Former Real Madrid ace wins another award in Spain

Former Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has won another award in Spain despite plying his trade in Italy with Juventus.

Rivaldo defends Lionel Messi, Neymar after Louis van Gaal criticism

Criticism of Lionel Messi and Neymar for not being "team players" suggests former Barcelona coach Louis van Gaal does not like players that "detract from the coach", according to Rivaldo.
Neymar

Neymar resumes Brazil training after injury scare

The Paris Saint-Germain forward, 27, missed training earlier in the week, but returned to action in a boost for the South American giants.
Former US president Barack Obama and football legend Pele are seen in this picture from Pele's Instagram account (AFP Photo-HO)

Pele meets Barack Obama in Brazil

Pele met with former US president Barack Obama in Sao Paulo on Thursday where the pair discussed how “to make the world better,” the Brazilian football great said on Twitter.
Neymar has been told he was “totally wrong to leave Barcelona”, with Santos president Jose Carlos Peres urging a player he helped to mould to return to Spain at Real Madrid.

Neymar was totally wrong to leave Barcelona – Santos president

Neymar has been told he was “totally wrong to leave Barcelona”, with Santos president Jose Carlos Peres urging a player he helped to mould to return to Spain at Real Madrid.

Pele ‘back on the field’ after short hospital stay in Paris

Former Brazil star Pele has thanked medical staff following his short spell in hospital and assured fans he is "back on the field".
And his father, Wilfried Mbappe, says he is fed up with the relentless rumours and lies being about his son.

Kylian Mbappe’s Real Madrid rumours becoming ‘embarrassing’ – father

Kylian Mbappe's father says the constant media speculation surrounding the Paris Saint-Germain star has become "embarrassing".

Pele back in Brazil after hospital stay

Pele has arrived back in Brazil following a hospital stay in Paris, where he was treated for a urinary tract infection.
Brazil soccer star Pele hospitalised in Paris

Brazil legend Pele leaves hospital in Paris after treatment for urinary infection

Brazil football legend Pele was released from a Paris hospital on Monday after receiving treatment for a urinary infection.
Brazil soccer star Pele hospitalised in Paris

Recovering Pele set to return to Brazil on Monday – advisor

Brazilian football legend Pele, who has been in hospital in Paris, will return to c on Monday, his advisor told AFP on Saturday.

Pele getting better after undergoing treatment in Paris

Football legend Pele was taken to a Paris hospital as a precaution on Wednesday after suffering from an “infection” but is “doing well”, according to members of his entourage.
PSG’s Kylian Mbappe celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the French League One soccer match between Amiens and Paris-Saint-Germain at the Stade de la Licorne stadium in Amiens, France, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. (Christophe Ena/Associated Press)

Kylian Mbappe: I’ll never match Pele’s goals tally

World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe has often been compared to Pele but the Paris St-Germain striker does not think he will match the Brazil great’s scoring tally during his career.
Kylian Mbappé celebrates scoring on a night when the PSG forward showed his best qualities. Jason Cairnduff-Action Images via Reuters

Thomas Tuchel: Pele comparisons do not help Kylian Mbappe

Kylan Mbappe is capable of anything but should not be compared to Brazil great Pele, according to Paris Saint-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel.
PSG’s Kylian Mbappe celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the French League One soccer match between Amiens and Paris-Saint-Germain at the Stade de la Licorne stadium in Amiens, France, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. (Christophe Ena/Associated Press)

Kylian Mbappe can become the new Pele

Pele, revered as one of the greatest players of all time, won the World Cup three times as well as guiding Santos to six Brazilian league titles and two Copa Libertadores in a glittering playing career that ended in 1977.

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