Pele
Download
1 / 10

Pele - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 976 Views
  • Updated On :

Pele. The King of Soccer. Birthplace/Dates of life. Pele was born on October 23, 1940 in Tres Coracoes, Brazil Pele is still alive at the age of 66 years old . Pele was born here. Early Childhood. Dad's name is Dondhino His mom made very little money

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Pele' - Melvin


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Slide1 l.jpg

Pele

The King of Soccer


Birthplace dates of life l.jpg
Birthplace/Dates of life

  • Pele was born on October 23, 1940 in Tres Coracoes, Brazil

  • Pele is still alive at the age of 66 years old

Pele was born here


Early childhood l.jpg
Early Childhood

  • Dad's name is Dondhino

  • His mom made very little money

  • His mom didn't want him to play soccer because his dad played and made very little money

  • Pele's dad played on a team called the Shoeless Ones –This was his first team he played on


Middle childhood early adult life l.jpg
Middle Childhood/Early Adult life

  • When Pele was 14 he had a knee injury and couldn't play till he was 17

  • At the age of 21 he was rated best player of the world

  • On Pele's extra time he played soccer on the street


Family life l.jpg
Family Life

  • Pele married Rosemarie in 1966

  • Pele had 3 children with Rosemarie

  • Divorced Rosemarie in 1986

  • Remarried to Assiria in 1994

  • Pele had 2 children with Assiria

  • Also he had a daughter who died at the of 42


Obstacles pele had to overcome l.jpg
Obstacles Pele had to overcome

  • Pele could not play because he had a serious knee injury

  • Pele was a different race


Important accomplishments awards l.jpg
Important Accomplishments/Awards

  • When he was 21 was rated the best player of the whole world

  • In 1978 Pele was given the International Peace Award

  • In 1980 he was named athlete of the century

  • In 2000 Pele was named second for the Sportsman of the Century

This is the World Cup trophy


Why a hero l.jpg
Why a Hero

  • Pele got the International Peace Award for being a good sport and being nice on and off the field

  • Pele joined the United Nations as an ambassador for ecology and for the environment


Why do i think pele is a hero l.jpg
Why do I Think Pele is a Hero

  • I think Pele is a hero because, he changed the aspect of soccer and did a lot of things to help children get better at soccer such as, he held clinics in the summer for children after he retired.


Interesting facts l.jpg
Interesting Facts

  • Pele scored 1,222 goals in 18 years

  • Pele was the best of the Brazilian team

  • Pele's real name is Edson Arantes Do Nascimento

  • One of Pele's quotes is “I was born for soccer, just as Beethoven was born for music”


ad