Sao Paolo. The world’s greatest football player Pele of Brazil has passed away. Pele was 82 years old. His real name was Edson Arante do Nascimento. Pele played an important role in making Brazil the champion of the World Cup football for three consecutive times. Pelé witnessed corruption, military coups, repression and censors in Brazil since his birth. He took up football. In 1958, at the age of 17, he made his country the world champion of football for the first time under prodigious sporting talent. After this, because of Pele’s game, Brazil won the Football World Cup in 1962 and 1970 as well. Pele may have left the world today, but no sports lover will be able to forget his memories.
An inspiration and love marked the day of King Pelé, who could not die today.
Love, love and love, for ever.
Inspiration and love marked the journey of King Pelé, who peacefully passed away today.
Love, love and love, forever. pic.twitter.com/CP9syIdL3i
— Pelé (@Pele) December 29, 2022
Pele had cancer. Recently, he was admitted to the Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo for chemotherapy. Where he later started having trouble breathing. Pele was running ill for the past several years. Pele was facing various problems related to knee, kidney, spine and hip. Pele’s daughter Kelly Cristina shared a photo on her Instagram account after her father’s death. In this photo Pele’s hand is seen with a drip. Kelly wrote that we will always be grateful for everything you have done for us so far.
The king of football has left us but his legacy will never be forgotten.
RIP KING 💔👑… pic.twitter.com/F55PrcM2Ud
— Kylian Mbappé (@KMbappe) December 29, 2022
His fans around the world are deeply saddened by Pele’s death. This is a big shock for them. There has been an influx of people paying tribute to him on social media. French football player Kylian Mbappe has also paid tribute to Pele. Argentine superstar football player Lionel Messi has also mourned the death of Pele. Both the players have saluted his talent.