Mourners began paying their respects to Pelé in a solemn procession past his coffin at the Vila Belmiro Stadium in his hometown of Santos.
Brazil’s mighty king of soccer won a record three World Cups.
The Brazilian sports legend is now under "elevated care" as his cancer advances.
The Albert Einstein hospital says Brazilian soccer great Pelé is responding well to treatment for a respiratory infection and his health condition has not worsened over the latest 24 hours.
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The legendary soccer player elected to have the surgery, and is recovering
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