DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The World Cup in Qatar has become a political lightning rod, so it comes as no surprise that soccer fans' sartorial style has sparked controversy. Forget your classic soccer jerseys - the streets of Doha have been transformed into a chaotic runway show in terms of fashion. Visitors from around the world are wearing revamped versions of traditional Gulf Arab headdresses and thobes. Western women have tried out hijabs. England fans have donned crusader costumes. The politically
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Pele has said he is “strong” and full of hope as he responded to concerning reports about his health. Reports from Brazil on Saturday claimed the football icon has been moved to palliative care in hospital, and that his chemotherapy to treat colon cancer had been suspended. “My friends, I want to keep everyone calm and positive,” Pele responded.