Pelé

Widely regarded as the greatest footballer ever, Pele scored a total of 1281 goals in 1363 games, alongside winning 3 World Cups with Brazil.

https://www.football4football.com/storage/img/articleimages/originals/BcZ9XnAQ2JQ8oUIwIrX11hALb9sGKoOoJdu.jpg STRIKER SUPREME: Seen as one of the worlds all time greatest goalscorers.

Pele’s incredible ability to run at speed keeping the ball under close control made him stand out in his era. His consistent finishing ability allowed him to keep his score record high. It was his performances for Brazil in the World Cup that really made him into an international superstar.

 

Key Skills
  • Incredible finishing ability
  • Pace
  • Dribbling ability

 

One of the first international football superstars

 

Quick Facts
  • 1. Three-time World Cup winner
  • 2. Only ever played for two teams, NY Cosmos & Santos FC
  • 3. Averaged almost one goal per game

 

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Final Note

Pele is still an icon of Brazilian football and seen globally as one of the greatest goalscorers of all-time. 

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