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Football legend Pele calls mourns death of Chapecoense players

Most players of the Brazilian first division team died in a plane crash on Monday

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Football legend Pele has called on the soccer world to stand united in support of the devastated Brazilian first division team Chapecoense. Most of the club's squad and staff died when the chartered flight in which they were travelling crashed just before reaching its destination near the Colombian city of Medellin on Monday. "Right now what needs to happen is for people to give each other support, help to comfort families and those who survived, because they need it," Pele told the Bate-Bola radio program on Thursday, according to Xinhua. "It's ...

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Football legend Pele calls mourns death of Chapecoense players

Most players of the Brazilian first division team died in a plane crash on Monday

Most players of the Brazilian first division team died in a plane crash on Monday Football legend Pele has called on the soccer world to stand united in support of the devastated Brazilian first division team Chapecoense. Most of the club's squad and staff died when the chartered flight in which they were travelling crashed just before reaching its destination near the Colombian city of Medellin on Monday. "Right now what needs to happen is for people to give each other support, help to comfort families and those who survived, because they need it," Pele told the Bate-Bola radio program on Thursday, according to Xinhua. "It's ... image
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Football legend Pele calls mourns death of Chapecoense players

Most players of the Brazilian first division team died in a plane crash on Monday

Football legend Pele has called on the soccer world to stand united in support of the devastated Brazilian first division team Chapecoense. Most of the club's squad and staff died when the chartered flight in which they were travelling crashed just before reaching its destination near the Colombian city of Medellin on Monday. "Right now what needs to happen is for people to give each other support, help to comfort families and those who survived, because they need it," Pele told the Bate-Bola radio program on Thursday, according to Xinhua. "It's ...

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