Former player posts: ‘I am still recovering very well’
Reports say Brazil legend readmitted due to acid reflux
Pelé has said he is “recovering very well” following reports he had re-entered an intensive care unit at São Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital in an apparent deterioration of the three-time World Cup winner’s health, after he left the unit earlier this week.
ESPN Brasil reported on Friday that Pelé was readmitted to the ICU due to acid reflux. The 80-year-old had a colon tumour removed this month and stayed in the hospital for further monitoring.
According to a statement released by Pelé’s doctors later on Friday . . .