Pele to spend Christmas in hospital as condition worsens. Pele, a football legend from Brazil, will spend Christmas in the hospital.
A health report revealed that the 82-year-cancer old’s is becoming worse.
Pele was admitted to the hospital in Sao Paulo on November 29 and is still battling colon cancer.
In addition to receiving treatment for a respiratory illness, he also needs care for cardiac and renal problems.
His status has now been updated, and one of Pele’s daughters, Kely Nascimento, has confirmed he would spend Christmas in the hospital.
“We came to the conclusion, with the help of our physicians, that it would be best for us to remain here, receiving all the care that this new family at Einstein provides for us.
We’ll even prepare a few caipirinhas (no kidding). We appreciate you and will provide an update the following week, she stated on Instagram.