Pelé, Brazil's mighty king of 'beautiful game,' has died
Brazil's soccer legend Pele attends the opening of an exhibit about his life titled King's Marks, in Brasilia, Brazil, June 25, 2008. Pelé, the Brazilian king of soccer who won a record three World Cups and became one of the most commanding sports figures of the last century, died in Sao Paulo on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022. He was 82. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File)
By TALES AZZONI and MAURICIO SAVARESE, Associated Press
Originally Published: December 29, 2022 12:48 p.m.