I hope Mbappe gets to 1,000 goals, says Pele

Brazilian football legend Pele says he hopes Kylian Mbappe scores more than 1,000 goals in his career, perhaps even going on to break his goal-scoring record, in an interview with AFP after meeting the French wonderkid for the first time. SOUNDBITECOMPLETES VID1326877_EN

Football: “Mbappe trophy wins will depend on him” – Pele

“Mbappe trophy wins will depend on him” Brazilian football legend, Pele said during a meeting with France striker Kylian Mbappé in Paris. SOUNDBITE

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro arrives in Israel

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro arrives in Israel just ahead of the country’s polls in which his ally Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a tough re-election fight. IMAGES

Former Brazil president Temer leaves detention centre

Former Brazilian president Michel Temer leaves a detention center in Rio de Janeiro after he was arrested on allegations of being the leader of a “criminal organization.” IMAGES

Trump touts US-Brazilian ties in meeting with Bolsonaro

President Donald Trump heaped praise on right-wing Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro — and received plenty back — in announcing a special relationship that he said could even see the Latin American country join NATO.