Big news amid FIFA World Cup, football legend Pele’s condition critical, doctors stop chemotherapy
The condition of football legend Pele has become critical. He has gone to the hospital for ‘end of life care’.
New Delhi: Big news has come out between the FIFA World Cup 2022. The condition of football legend Pele has become critical. He has gone to the hospital for ‘end of life care’. Doctors have stopped his chemotherapy as his body has stopped showing results in the fight against bowel cancer.
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Reports in Brazil said the 82-year-old football legend had been hospitalized last week. He is being treated in the End of Life Care ward. Fans around the world are praying for him, including his former club Santos, former Brazil player Rivaldo and France international forward Kylian Mbappe. He was admitted to the Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Tuesday after a general swelling and congestive heart failure. An update on Thursday said he was in a ‘stable’ condition in hospital, with his daughter Kelly insisting there was ‘no cause for alarm’.
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Pele is a three-time World Cup winner
However, a report in Folha de Sao Paulo on Saturday said Pele was not responding to chemotherapy treatments he had been undergoing since last September to treat cancer. Pele, whose full name is Edson Arantes do Nascimento, is regarded by fans around the world as the greatest footballer of all time. He is a three-time World Cup winner. He won three World Cups with Brazil in 1958, 1962 and 1970, and scored 643 goals in 659 official appearances for his club Santos. He scored 77 times in 92 appearances for his country’s national team.