Photo Gallery: 'Pele in a Skirt'
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Photo Gallery: 'Pele in a Skirt'

Queen Marta The Humble Kingdom of the World's Best Woman Soccer Player

Brazil's Marta is regarded as one of the most talented women to ever play soccer. During the upcoming Women's World Cup, she will bear the hope and pride of her booming country. But the modesty of her everyday life testifies to the massive gender divide in professional sports.
Von Wiebke Hollersen
Translated from the German by Ella Ornstein
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