Football legend Pele won’t come to Lagos this week because of sick wellbeing, coordinators of the visit have declared.
The Winihin Jemide Series and the Youth Experience Days Africa had wanted to convey Pele to Nigeria for the Legend Edition on August 11-12.
In any case, an announcement from the coordinators said that another date will be reported once the legend has completely recovered from the illness that additionally kept him from going to the opening function of the Olympic Games in his nation of origin a weekend ago.
“The Winihin Jemide Series and Youth Experience Days Africa have both agreed to postpone the 2016 WJS/YEDA LEGEND EDITION with PelÃ© because of reports of his ill wellbeing on Friday fifth, 2016,” read an announcement.
“We are sad that we need have disappoint the numerous PelÃ© fans and Legend Edition supporters as of now, who were anticipating this occasion. As we appeal to God for his quick and full recovery, we trust that it would be impolite for us to put his wellbeing at danger.
“Our ticketing stages will offer a full discount on all tickets obtained and new dates for the occasion will be declared through the span of the following couple of weeks. We seek the new dates are reasonable after everybody.