Midfielder Pele was linked with Wolves move.
I made a list of the greatest performances I have ever witnessed, in person or on screen, the earliest being from 1953 and the most recent being in 2017.
This was an incredibly difficult seven to compile, so I decided to come up with a system to make myself feel a little more confident with my eventual selections and their ordering.
Before we start, the primary criteria here is simply how good the player was in their teenage years, typically between their 16th and 20th birthdays, but factors such as the number of games they played and what they accomplished are naturally also taken into account. There will also be some very honourable mentions at the end.
Premier League newcomers Wolverhampton Wanderers were very heavily linked with Monaco's new Ligue 1 signing Pele over the summer.
Wolves missed out on Pele, only to sign a more accomplished player instead.
Today we turn our attention to the finest performances at the World Cup Finals by teenagers.
Monaco are set to beat Wolves to Rio Ave midfielder Pele.
The World Cup is the biggest stage in world football, and as such, it can often be make or break for footballing legacies over a single month once every four years.
Today I’m going to take a look at the seven main arguments used to dismiss Pele’s credentials as an all time great and hopefully give a more balanced and credible view on them.
Basically, we’ve plucked seven random legends of the game and estimated the kinds of fees they might demand in the market today.
In the 1970s, the New York Cosmos made soccer briefly fashionable in the United States, with global superstars Pelé, Franz Beckenbauer and Carlos Alberto leading a glittering team through a league that defied every convention of the international game.
It was 1975, and in his wildest imagination, Pedro Garay never dreamed he would wind up in the middle of this wild, almost surreal scenario. There he was, draped over the greatest football player to ever walk the Earth, protecting him from a horde of pitch invaders.