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Pele rushes back into intensive care after surgery

Brazilian football great Pele has undergone surgery for a suspected colon tumour and is recovering, the hospital in Sao Paolo treating him announced on Monday.

Football icon and Brazil legend Pele has been rushed back into intensive care after surgery to remove a tumour from his colon.

The three-time World Cup winner, 80, was readmitted on Friday after leaving the ICU less than 24 hours earlier.

According to Sky News, he has been taken back into intensive care after falling ill while still in the hospital.

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