January 2, 2023, 17:31 – Public News Service – OSN

At the stadium of the football club (FC) “Santos” in the city of the same name on Monday began a farewell ceremony for Pele. This is reported by the portal G1.

The farewell event in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo will last a whole day, from January 2 to 3. Fans of the famous football player.

According to media reports, people come with families, even with small children. Many of those present wore T-shirts of the Brazilian national team or the Santos club, the newspaper notes.

Earlier, the Public News Service reported that he died at the age of 83 Pele Three-time World Cup champion with the Brazil national team. The cause of death was organ failure. The star will be buried in a vertical cemetery in Santos.