Brazilian legend Pele could be out of World Cup
International Edition By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 11/04/2018
Brazilian legend Pele could be out of World Cup in Russia in the summer due to lingering health issuesThe 77-year-old recently suffered a back injury that kept him from presenting the Campeonato Carioca trophy to Botafogo on Monday, despite being the ambassador for the competition. According to Goal claiming that the persisting health concerns of former Santos and New York Cosmos striker are likely not to allow three-time World Cup winner from travelling to Russia this June. Pele has had health issues since 2012 when he underwent surgery to correct the symptoms of osteoarthritis which ended up causing more complications.