Pelé, a legend of Brazil’s football, has passed away at the age of 82.
On Thursday evening, his death was announced by his family.
Goldennewsng reports that One of the greatest football players of all time, the football icon is widely regarded as such.
Since September 2021, when he underwent surgery to remove a tumor from his colon, Pele had been receiving regular treatment from doctors.
But toward the end of 2022, he was admitted again to the hospital.