“These moments are hard to explain. Sometimes they are very sad and desperate, other times we laugh and talk about funny memories.“Said Kely Nascimento, one of the daughters of ‘O Rei’, in a message posted last night on her social networks.
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The 82-year-old triple world champion has been admitted to the Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo since last November 29 to reassess the chemotherapy treatment for colon cancer diagnosed in 2021 and treat a respiratory infection.
On December 21, the team of doctors noted that the cancer had advanced and that the former Santos striker it required “greater care” related to “dysfunctions” in the kidneys and the heart.
Pelé is supported at all times by his wife and children, who, through social networks, are sharing their experiences from inside the hospital.
Likewise, the mythical 10 of the Canarinha has recently received a visit from two of his grandchildren, children of Sandra Regina, the daughter that Pelé only recognized by court decision and who died of cancer in 2006, according to the photograph shared today by Kely Nascimento.
“And what we learn most from all this is that we gotta reach out to each other and stay close. That’s the only way it’s all worth it. With everyone together ”, sentenced Pelé’s daughter on her Instagram profile.
KNOW MORE: Santos presents a new shield in tribute to Pelé
The Pelé’s delicate healthconsidered by many to be the best footballer of all time, has generated global concern and, at the same time, various tributes around the planet since his hospital admission.
In this context, Santos, the Brazilian club where he became a world icon and where he played for nearly two decades, has decided to include a crown in honor of its “king” on its shield.
The entrance Pelé’s family describes moments of “much sadness” with others “funny” was first published on newspaper TODAY.