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Sissi: The Brazilian who defied a dictatorship to become a World Cup great

The rebellious often change the world. Defiant, unwavering, they are the sort who don't give up. They break with the norm and leave their mark on history, inspiring and clearing the path for the generations that follow. When Sisleide do Amor Lima would join the boys in her neighborhood for a kickabout on the streets, even aged six she knew it was illegal for females to play football. But she did not care. Sometimes her mother would drag her away by the ear, reminding her single-minded daughter that ...
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Added June 21, 2019
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