Soccer-Brazil legend Pele re-enters ICU, ESPN Brasil reports

Brazil soccer legend Pele has re-entered an intensive care unit at Sao Paulo's Albert Einstein Hospital, ESPN Brasil reported on Friday. The hospital said it had no new information. ESPN Brasil said Pele, an 80-year-old, three-time World Cup winner, was re-admitted to the ICU due to acid reflux.


Reuters | Updated: 17-09-2021 23:58 IST | Created: 17-09-2021 23:49 IST
Soccer-Brazil legend Pele re-enters ICU, ESPN Brasil reports
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Brazil soccer legend Pele has re-entered an intensive care unit at Sao Paulo's Albert Einstein Hospital, ESPN Brasil reported on Friday.

The hospital said it had no new information. ESPN Brasil said Pele, an 80-year-old, three-time World Cup winner, was re-admitted to the ICU due to acid reflux. He had a tumor removed this month and was transferred out of the ICU on Tuesday.

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