- Son of Brazilian icon arrives at São Paulo hospital on Saturday
- Legendary 82-year-old has ‘kidney and cardiac dysfunctions’
Pelé’s family have gathered at a São Paulo hospital, prompting concerns about the deteriorating health of the 82-year-old Brazilian football legend.
Two of his daughters have been at his side in the Albert Einstein hospital for most of this week and they were joined on Saturday by his son Edinho, who came from Londrina, 540km away, where he coaches a second division team.
Written by Andrew Downie in São Paulo
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2022/dec/24/another-night-together-pele-fights-with-faith-in-hospital-as-family-gather under the title “‘Another night together’: Pelé ‘fights with faith’ in hospital as family gather”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.