In memory of the late Brazilian legend, Edson Arantes do Nascimento, we provide a throwback to former Black Stars player Abedi Pele meeting Pele. Abedi Pele was given the nickname "Pelé" due to his ability in football, which evoked comparisons to the Brazilian legend Pele. Abedi began his career in Europe with French side Chamois Niort, subsequently joining Marseille before transferring to Lille on loan. He won the France Football African Player of the Year Award three consecutive years, was the inaugural winner of the BBC African Sports Star of the Year in 1992, and the corresponding Confederation of African Football award twice. The 'real Pele'With 643 goals in 659 appearances for Santos, Pele is the club's all-time leading scorer.
Source: GhanaWeb December 30, 2022 11:25 UTC