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The Brazilian king of football, Pele passed away on Thursday night at the age of 82. His death was confirmed by his manager, Joe Fraga after a long emergency treatment at Israelita Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo. The causes are detailed to be some multiple organ failures as the side-effect of his suffering over colon cancer. For the past few years, Pele had been battling with colon cancer as well as a variety of health issues. A Brazilian national hero, had to lose over the circled medical problems he had been enduring.
This deep loss of the world of football sparked a massive wave of condolences around the globe. The government of Brazil declared three days of mourning for the loss of a miracle gift to football. Pele is the bloom of magic as he won a triplet of World Cup tournaments with Brazil and a triumphant career upon his knee. The world will also cheer for his memorable story of his life.