In the statement made by the hospital where he was treated, it was announced that the health condition of Brazilian legendary football player Pele worsened and his cancer progressed.
The hospital, where the former Brazilian football player Pele was treated for cancer, announced that the football legend’s disease progressed.
In the statement made by The Israelita Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo, it was stated that Pele’s cancer disease was progressing and he needed more care due to kidney and heart disorders.
Pele’s daughter, Kely Nascimento, shared on social media that her father will spend Christmas in the hospital.
“After our evaluation with the doctors, we decided it would be better to stay here,” said Nascimento.
82-year-old Pele, who is considered one of the best football players of all time, had a tumor operation in his large intestine last year and was hospitalized three weeks ago due to illness.
For Pele, who lifted the World Cup in 1958, 1962 and 1970 with the national jersey, Brazilian players opened a Pele poster on the field in the World Cup 2022 Qatar.