Pele in hospital: Brazil legend ‘collapsed with exhaustion’
Brazil legend Pele is in hospital after collapsing on Thursday with exhaustion.
The 77-year-old was due to travel to London this weekend for a dinner held in his honour by the Football Writers Association (FWA).
Pele – the only player to win three World Cups – “has undergone a series of tests which appear to point to severe exhaustion”, said the FWA.He is on fluids while doctors monitor his recovery. Thankfully there is no suggestion of anything more serious.”