Brazilian football legend Pele has been hospitalized again, but it’s “not an emergency,” his daughter said Wednesday.
“He is in the hospital regulating medication,” Pele’s daughter Kely Nascimento wrote on Instagram.
“There is (no) emergency or new dire prediction… We appreciate the concern and love.”
Pele has been undergoing regular chemotherapy since being diagnosed with colon cancer last year.
He had surgery to remove the tumor in September 2021 and was hospitalized for a month.
Edson Arantes do Nascimento (Pele’s real name), considered by many to be the greatest soccer player of all time, has suffered from an increasingly fragile health condition in recent years.
The only player in history to win the World Cup three times (1958, 1962 and 1970), Pele went on to have one of the sport’s most glorious careers, scoring more than 1,000 goals before retiring in 1977. had one of his While his public appearances have become less and less, he maintains an active social media presence and recently announced to the Brazilian national team that he would like to win this trophy from the 2022 World Cup. He said he hopes to bring back.
Good wishes for a speedy recovery. Let this illness vanish in a few days and you will be back on track with us again.