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On this day Pele scored his 1000th goal

Pele in 1960

Forty five years ago today, Pele scored his 1000th professional goal in his football career. The goal came on November 19, 1969 during a penalty kick against Vasco da Gama at the Maracana stadium. 80,000 fans applauded  even though Santos was the opposing team. Pele scored a total of 1,282 goals in 1,363 games in his professional career. In 1993 he was inducted […]

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Is Neymar the next Pele?

Pele and Neymar

Is Neymar the next Pele? Time will tell of course. Neymar is only 22 years old and has his best playing years ahead of him. But already, many have made comparisons with Neymar to Pele as both epitomise Brazilian soccer. This video compares goals and moves from both players. What do you think. Could he rival Pele at some point?

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