The death of Edson Arantes do Nascimento, better known as Peléhas left multiple anecdotes in its wake.
And it is that the “King” of soccer, had been deteriorating in his health for almost a month after colon cancer had plagued him for a long time.
The one who was considered the best player in history and in the world, has been remembered by fans and those who were able to meet him.
The Brazil player was known for his skill on the court, plays that were imitated by other current players.
But he was also known for his supposed taste in women and that is that Pelé went through at least three marriages and had seven children.some of them were recognized after being forced.
However, before reaching the altar and becoming a father, the Brazilian star visited our country and would have been smitten by a famous Mexican singer of the time. Despite her fame, this girl was not convinced and she herself recounted how she met him.
Pelé, in addition to winning the World Cup in Mexico in 1970, returned as a special guest for the 1986 World Cup.
It was at that event that he met Isabel Lascurain, a member of the famous Mexican trio Pandora, at the time he was 25 years old, but he was already enjoying great popularity and this allowed him to have a meeting with the Brazilian star.
Some time later, according to what Isabel herself recounted in an interview with Gloria Calzada, Pelé did not forget her and decided to look for her to woo her, he even called her directly at home.
However, The singer admits to having been very nervous, as she was sure of her intentions, but she was several years apart.
Isabel Lascurain assures that she called her at least three times and her father questioned her about it: “I didn’t even like it.”
According to the singer, not only were the years an impediment, but at that time Pelé would have had a partner and was married, his fame and fortune were not enough to win her over.
Despite this, the member of Pandora paid tribute to the soccer star with a photo of the memory that he has with him.
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