South America's World Cup qualifiers delayed over travel constraints

Soccer Mar 7, 2021

South America's World Cup qualifiers delayed over travel constraints

South American soccer's governing body on Saturday postponed two rounds of 2022 World Cup qualifiers scheduled later this month because of COVID-19 quarantine rules affecting European-based players and the threat of clubs refusing to release their international stars. The decision to call off the double ...

Pele hails 'unforgettable' day after getting COVID-19 vaccine

Soccer Mar 3, 2021

Pele hails 'unforgettable' day after getting COVID-19 vaccine

Brazilian soccer great Pele, 80, received a COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday, a moment he described as "unforgettable" while urging people not to let their guard down against the deadly virus. "Today was an unforgettable day. I received the vaccine!" Pele, considered one of the greatest soccer ...