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Pele tells AFP the pressure is on Neymar at the World Cup

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The pressure will be on new hero Neymar to end Brazil's fear of failing on home territory at this year's World Cup, according to the country's all-time great Pele. 

Pele (left) with Neymar at the the FIFA Ballon d'Or ceremony in Zurich on January 9, 2012

Pele told AFP in an interview that the World Cup is a major opportunity for Brazil despite the nerves and dark talk of stadiums not being ready on time.

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