Farewell to the King of Football: Ten facts you didn't know about Pele's life

Edson Arantes do Nascimento, aka Pele, died aged 82 on Thursday (29) after a battle with
colon cancer.
From humble beginnings but with a talent that made history, the former Brazilian national
team star had a life full of challenges, achievements and love, and became a true symbol
of Brazilian culture.
In this gallery, we've rounded up some facts you probably didn't know about the life of the
eternal king of football...