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Maracana Stadium to be renamed after Pele

Brazil’s Maracana stadium is set to be renamed ‘The Edson Arantes do Nascimento-Rei Pele stadium.’ This will be done in honour of the country’s football legend Pele. The Rio de Janeiro state legislators approved the name change of the stadium in the city. However, Rio state governor Claudio Castro must now approve the name change. […]