Pelé , the king of football, has died and his funeral was held at the Villa Belmiro stadium in Santos, Brazil. President of FIFA He also attended Pele’s funeral and proposed that all member countries around the world have a stadium named after Pele, which sparked heated discussions.
Pele, the only player to win three World Cups, died on December 29, 2022 at the age of 82, leaving football in mourning. Thousands of fans lined up outside the stadium overnight just to attend Pele’s wake.
Pele’s coffin was placed in the middle of the pitch so people could pay their respects. On Tuesday, Pele’s coffin will be carried through the streets of Santos to the cemetery where he will be buried.
Gianni Infantino said FIFA had asked its 211 member associations around the world to observe a minute’s silence at every match for Pele’s death. Infantino proposed that each member football association name a stadium after Pele in its own country.
Infantino added that this is to let young people and future generations around the world know and know that Pele is a great player and he has brought happiness to the world.
However, the former Internet celebrity “Brother Salt” was allowed to enter the stadium to take pictures without authorization after the World Cup final in Qatar. It was discovered that Brother Salt had a close relationship with Infantino, which caused Infantino to be full Criticized. Many people believe that Infantino’s remarks this time are wishful thinking and should not be very popular.