Brazil.- Colon cancer ended the life of the famous soccer player Pelewhose death was reported on December 29, 2022 at the age of 82, and immediately his personal life came to the fore, so the name of xuxa also became a trend in social media.
And it is that Pelé married the singer Xuxa in the 80s, in the midst of controversy due to the great age difference, especially since she was younger, since she was 17 years old when she said yes to the nickname “The Black Pearl”.
At that time, when Pelé was about to turn 40, and was recognized as ‘the best soccer player of all time’, Xuxa fell in love with him at the age of 17, after meeting in a photo session for the magazine Brazilian “Manchete”.
At that young age, the famous Brazilian began as a model and later became the most popular children’s entertainer in her country (Brazil).
Pelé and Xuxa fall in love despite their age difference
According to Xuxa herself in her autobiographical book, Pelé was the first great love of her life. The day he fell for his charms, the Brazilian had already retired from football, had divorced from his first marriage, was about to turn 40 and had three children, which is why they were both in the ‘eye of the hurricane’ ‘.
According to SUN Agency, on the one hand there was a commotion involving the parents of the then young minor, who needed her parents’ permission to marry the athlete, while others suggested that she had started a relationship with him. star just to be more famous.
However, their relationship ended after five years abruptly and soon after they ranted against each other, flaunting all their flaws.
Xuxa reveals “the ugliest thing” about Pelé
In 2016, in an interview for a Brazilian medium, Xuxa revealed that he had never seen anything uglier than the soccer player’s feet.
“I can talk about him because he knows that I always talk about this, it was the ugliest thing I’ve seen in my life,” Xuxa revealed.
He also talked about how privately Pelé sweated so much that it was unbearable and he denounced infidelity on several occasions.
“When I looked at him, he had lipstick on his mouth that wasn’t mine. It was normal for him,” the singer told YouTube channel Matheus Mazzafera.
While he defended himself by saying on one occasion that he did not care about Xuxa’s criticism and ridicule because he was sure that the artist would never get the image of the member he has out of his head.
Today Xuxa is married to the Brazilian actor Junno Andrade and in addition to continuing her career as a model and host, she is also altruistic.