Pele defends Diego Costa's decision to play for Spain
Pele has urged Brazilians to respect Diego Costa's decision to play for Spain instead of the Selecao.
He is currently tied with Cristiano Ronaldo for the Spanish league lead in goals with 13.
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.