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  • `Imiloa program, "VolcanoScapes... Dancing with the Goddess" this Friday
    `Imiloa program, "VolcanoScapes... Dancing with the Goddess" this Friday
    Emmy Award-winning videographer Mick Kalber's two hour documentary, VolcanoScapes... Dancing with the Goddess shows this Friday, July 11, at 7 pm in the `Imiloa planetarium.The Goddess is Pele, deity of Hawai`i's volcanoes.Pele, daughter...
  • Alfredo di Stefano with Iker Casillas
    Alfredo di Stefano, in memoriam
    Yesterday in Madrid, Spain, Alfredo di Stefano passed away at age 88. The Argentine striker and Real Madrid icon was considered by many to be the third best player to ever lace up football cleats, behind only Pele and Diego Maradona. He was born...
  • Hublot loves futbol
    Hublot, offical timekeeper of the FIFA World Cup, loves futbol
    Hublot, the Swiss watch company, has been making their worldwide rounds as the official timekeeper and official watch of The 2014 FIFA World Cup. The company has been hitting the scene promoting the brand with soirees and luncheons to introduce...
  • Pele
    Pele fails to see World Cup match due to massive gridlock in São Paulo
    BELO HORIZONTE- Sometimes not even one of the greatest players of all time has the potential to make it to some matches. That was what occured with Pelé on Tuesday as he was one of several people in São Paulo that were stuck in traffic as the rush...
  • World Cup dreams
    A fortnight from the World Cup
    Life is but a series of small, short, yet significant, remembered moments. This summer will be filled with those prized snippets of life.Today, children of all ages and from all corners of the earth have begun to dream in earnest about the feats...
  • Football matters
    Football matters deeply to Pele and Brazil
    Why Soccer Matters, by Pele with Brian Winter, 292 pages, Penguin Group, N.Y., (2014), is a memoir co-written by football's all-time greatest, and it is the perfect read leading up to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. No other book will give you...
  • Pelé agrees with Scolari's list
    Pelé agrees with Scolari’s list for Brazil 2014
    After a rough qualification to Brazil 2014 that included a home and away playoff against Oceania Football Confederation champion New Zealand, the Mexican national team earned their right to represent CONCACAF at the FIFA World Cup. Last December...
  • Legendary soccer player Pele
    Pelé not dead: CNN tweets premature news of soccer star's passing
    Legendary soccer player Pelé is not dead, despite a tweet from CNN's show “New Day” that broke the supposed news earlier on Friday. GossipCop shared the details on March 28.Pelé, 74, is still alive and well in spite of the supposed...
  • Ronaldo scores left-footed
    Messi keeps pace with Ronaldo in Champions League
    In what continues--from the past several seasons--to be a two-man scoring competition, the best and second best scorers in football notched Champions League hat tricks over the past 24 hours.Yesterday, in the first leg of their Group B Champions...
  • Pele
    Pele shares Soccer Bowl memories with New York Cosmos on top of NASL standings
    Soccer icon Pele will never forget winning the North American Soccer League Soccer Bowl title back in 1977. It marked the last time he put on the New York Cosmos jersey for an NASL game."I still remember my first Soccer Bowl championship from...
  • Cosmos
    Sights and notes from the New York Cosmos return to the NASL
    The New York Cosmos ended their near 30-year exile when the iconic franchise finally returned to the North American Soccer League on Saturday night at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium. The match marked the Cosmos’ first NASL game...
  • Cosmos fans
    New York Cosmos don’t disappoint in long-awaited return to NASL
    It's now official. The New York Cosmos are back.The iconic franchise made its successful return to the NASL on Saturday night with a dramatic 2-1 victory over the Fort Lauderdale Strikers in front of a sellout crowd of 11,929 fans at Hofstra...
  • Pele and Subway
    Pelé announced as SUBWAY Restaurants Global Brand Ambassador
    During his prime no player on earth could rival the recognition that Brazilian born footballer, Edson Arantes do Nascimento, now commonly referred to as the legendary Pelé. An attacker that introduced the world to, “Samba,” flair in a...
  • Pele
    Pele, New York Cosmos help light up NYC's Empire State Building in Cosmos green
    Just two days before the New York Cosmos make their long-awaited return, team legend and soccer icon Pele flipped the switch to light up the Empire State Building in Cosmos green.Pele was joined by former Cosmos and Brazil teammate Carlos Alberto,...
  • Top quotes from around the NASL as the fall season kicks off this weekend
    Top quotes from around the NASL as the fall season kicks off this weekend
    The soccer world is abuzz as the legendary New York Cosmos are set to return to the NASL when they host the Fort Lauderdale Strikers on Saturday at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium.Cosmos legends Pelé and Carlos Alberto and the family of...