- Pelé, 82, has had colon cancer since September 2021
- During World Cup he said he was ‘strong, with a lot of hope’
Pelé’s cancer has advanced and the winner of three World Cups with Brazil requires care related to renal and cardiac dysfunction, according to a medical report released on Wednesday.
Pelé, 82, has had colon cancer since September 2021 and has been in hospital since 29 November for doctors to reevaluate his treatment. He will remian in hospital over Christmas.
Written by Agencies
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