Hospitalized since the end of August, Pelé is doing better according to his doctors.
This is good news that will delight football lovers: Pelé is doing better.
Doctors at the Albert Einstein Hospital in São Paulo, who operated on him, issued a reassuring statement on the football legend’s health: “Patient Edson Arantes do Nascimento is recovering satisfactorily, is conscious, speaks normally and has normal vital signs. “
Despite this press release, the three-time world champion (1958, 1962, 1970) remains in an intensive care unit.
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Aged 80, Pelé has been hospitalized since August 31 after the discovery of a colon tumor during a routine examination.
On his Instagram account, Pelé published a post in which he said he felt in better shape and joked about a possible return to the field: “My friends, with each passing day I feel a little better. I can’t wait to play again but I will still rest for a few days. “