Usually, we’d talk about this type of ‘telepathy’ between players who are stationed closer together on the pitch, so these two really are in a class of their own. Best known for their exploits at international level, the relationship between Pelé and Carlos Alberto really… Read More »The Unique Understanding Between Pelé and Carlos Alberto
Brazil National Team
Currently standing as the proudest and most successful international side, the Brazil National Team is really going to take some beating!
We usually brag about how positive we are here at Ultra United, but it’s similarly important to highlight issues like these for players where history seems to relentlessly repeat itself … Right now, stop what you’re doing and answer this: do you remember how good… Read More »The Unfortunate Development of Alexandre Pato
In the second episode of The Ultra UTD Podcast, we discuss the mystery, infamy and controversy surrounding the so-called ‘Ronaldo World Cup 1998 Conspiracy’. Buckle in, because this is a wild ride … Since the dawn of time and right until its end, debate will… Read More »The Truth Behind the Ronaldo World Cup 1998 Conspiracy! (Podcast #2)
Pele’s 1000th goal. Maradona’s first Copa America. Messi’s only World Cup final. The Maracanã Stadium has been the host of history since its creation. We all want to be back. Sitting in your favourite stand, eating your favourite pie. The cathartic release of pointlessly screaming at… Read More »The Traumatic Beginnings of the Maracanã (1950)