Pelé: farewell to the king

Jan 01, 02:37 AM

The passing of Pele robbed football of perhaps its greatest-ever figure, a player of peerless talent, the only one to win three World Cups. Gary Thacker, Paul McParlan and Dave Bowler look back at Pelé's life, his place in the pantheon of greats, his significance as football truly became the global game, and the legacy he leaves behind.