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The Legend Of Pele: How a kid who practiced with jackfruits became a wizard of football

Published on Dec 30, 2022 04:18 PM IST

Brazil's three-time world cup winner, Pele, was perfect in every dimension and stands alone as football's greatest of all time without a doubt. His death is as widely mourned as his conjuring of a football, which amazed everyone from the poorest barrios to the wealthiest pillars. His zero-to-hero story is an inspiration for generations. Young Pele grew up in poverty and used to polish shoes to help contribute to the family's income. The little boy who practised soccer using roller-up socks and jackfruits became the wizard of football. Watch this report to know about his journey.

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