Jump to content

Brazilian football legend Pelé, who won a record three World Cups, dies at 82

Recommended Posts

More than six decades after he first wowed the world on the football pitch, Pelé is no more.

The superstar Brazil nicknamed "O Rei" – the King – and winner of three World Cups died on Thursday at the age of 82 after a battle with colon cancer.

His death caps a storied life as one of the greatest footballers the game has ever known.  


Link to comment
Share on other sites

CNN strikes again. 

--> After the announcement of "King" Pele's death, a picture of Abedi Ayew Pele ran in the background at CNN, former important Ghanaian footballer, now 58 years old, who played throughout his career for teams such as Olympique Marseille, Lyon or Torino.

European Sports Media. 


Edited by Contrarian
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Unfortunately, your content contains terms that we do not allow. Please edit your content to remove the highlighted words below.
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...