Three-time World Cup winner and 1,281 goals in 1,363 games, Pele is known as the ‘King of Football’, the most beautiful game in the world.
Brazilian poet Carlos Drummond de Andrade wrote, “The difficult thing, the extraordinary thing, is not to score 1000 goals like Pele, but to make goals like Pele.”
If it can be summed up, it aptly encapsulates the grandeur of one of the greatest footballers of all time. This is a tribute to one of the greatest footballers and athletes of all time.
– ‘Beautiful Game’ Champion Pele Dies At 82
“Pele was one of the few who defied my theory. Instead of 15 minutes of fame, he would be given the fame of the 15th century,” said Andy Warhol. He was deeply and forever right.