Pele is perhaps mostthe mostthe more famous footballer in the world. He had beeniswas born in 1940 and, at the beginning, his mother not wantwasn’t wantingdidn’t want him to be a footballer. But he usedoughthas used to watch his father play and, because his father made him tomade himwould make him to practise for many hours every day, he learned to use or his left foot orand his left foot andboth his left foot and his right.He got the name Pele when he had only ten yearswas only tenwas only ten years. By 1956 he has joinedjoinedhad joined Santos and had scored his first goal and in 1957 he has been pickedwas pickedwas picking for the Brazilian national team. The World Cup Finals were in 1958 and Pele was looking forward to playto playingto be playing but he hurt thisthehis knee in a game in Brazil. He thought he isn’t going tocouldn’twasn’t going to be able to play in the finals in Sweden. If he hadn’t beenweren’twouldn’t be so important to the team he would have been left behind but he was a suchsuch aa so brilliant player they took him anyway. And even thougheven soin spite of he was injured he helped Brazil to win the final.The history of the World Cup is quite aa quitequite short one. Football has beenis beingwas played for aboveovermore that a hundred years but the first World Cup competition did not bewas notwas not being held until 1930. Uruguay could winwere winninghad won the Olympic football final in 1924 and 1928 and wanted bebeingto be World Champions for the third time. Four teams entered from Europe, but with a littlefewlittle success. It was the first time whichthatwhen professional teams are playingwould playhad played for a world title.