The great Brazilian footballer Pele dies at the age of 82. 29 December 2022 Albert Einstein Israelite Hospital, São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil Pele dies battling against cancer.
Edson Arantes do Nascimento, who is globally known as Pelé the great Brazilian football player and three times World Cup winner had a tumor removed from his colon in September 2021 but was admitted to the hospital on November 29. Pele’s tumour was removed in September but this week the doctor said his cancer has spread all over his body and now his physical condition is very bad. A few days ago his daughter shared his pic on social media where she was hugging his father Pele when he was in bed at the hospital. This pic of hers melted everyone’s heart and got viral on social media. Today Pele is no longer with us but we have his memories and the games he played for team Brazil will be always in our hearts. He was such a great player he won 3 World Cups for Brazil when he was in the team. He was one of the legends of football history.
What Is A Colon Tumour?
Cancer of the colon or rectum, located at the digestive tract’s lower end. Early cases can begin as non-cancerous polyps. These often have no symptoms but can be detected by screening. For this reason, doctors recommend screenings for those at high risk or over the age of 50.
Who Is Pele?
According to Wikipedia Edson Arantes do Nascimento who known as Pelé is a Brazilian former professional footballer who played as a forward? Regarded as one of the greatest players of all time and labelled “the greatest” by FIFA. He was among the most successful and popular sports figures of the 20th century. In 1999, he was named Athlete of the Century by the International Olympic Committee and was included in the Time list of the 100 most important people of the 20th century. In 2000, Pelé was voted World Player of the Century by the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) and was one of the two joint winners of the FIFA Player of the Century. His 1,279 goals in 1,363 games, which includes friendlies, are recognized as a Guinness World