Breaking: Football GOAT left the world
The sport and footballing community have been hot with the death of the Greatest Football player of all time, Pele who died at the age of 82.
The former Santos FC star, widely regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, had been at the Albert Einstein Israelite Hospital in Sao Paulo since 29 November.
A medical report just before Christmas showed that he needed care for cardiac and renal dysfunction, having been battling colon cancer since September 2021.
His daughter Kely Nascimento paid tribute to her father on Instagram: "We are thanks to you. We love you infinitely. Rest in peace."
Pele - originally named Edson Arantes do Nascimento - began playing for Santos at the age of 15 and the Brazilian national team a year later, bursting onto the world football scene as a 17-year-old in the 1958 World Cup.
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BREAKING: Football legend Pele dies at 82
Pele, the Brazil footballing legend and three-time World Cup winner, has died at the age of 82.The soccer icon passed away on Thursday evening.More to follow…
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