Former Brazilian footballer, Edson Arantes do Nascimento “Skin”, it is hospitalized for six days in a hospital in Sao Paulo, after being subjected to a series of exams from routine, confirmed one of its representatives to local media.
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Skin, 80 years, reported on August 31 that he went to a hospital in Sao Paulo to perform a series of exams from routine which had been postponed due to the covid pandemic, but assured on his social networks that he was in good health.
However, as it became known this Monday, “o rei” remained hospitalized since then, although the exact causes that led to his stay at the prestigious Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo have not been confirmed.
Contacted by the Efe news agency, the hospital He did not comment on the player’s health.
According to various local media, during the exams from routine Some alterations were detected and the medical team opted for the admission of what is considered the best player of the 20th century.
The health of Skin, Three times world champion, he has weakened in recent years, which, together with the pandemic, has kept him practically confined to his home on the São Paulo coast with his closest family and friends, and away from the media spotlight. .
With information from EFE.