Pelé, a three-time World Cup champion and widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, has died. He was 82 years old at the time. Kely, his daughter, confirmed his death on social media. “All that we are is thanks to you,” she wrote. “We love you forever. Rest in peace.”
Brazil has declared a 48-hour national mourning period. Pelé is anticipated to be buried in Santos, southeast of Sao Paulo, where he played for the city’s team from 1956 until 1974.
Pelé battled cancer for a longer amount of time before passing away at the age of 82. He underwent surgery to have a tumor in his colon removed. He was getting chemotherapy at Sao Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital. Pelé passed away on December 29th, 2022.
Pelé Net Worth At The Time of Death
Pelé’s net worth was reported to be $100 million at the time of his death. He was a wealthy footballer, and that was his primary source of money.