The 80-year-old former World Cup winner shared this on his verified social media handle on Instagram.
In his post, he described the moment as an unforgettable one before warning that the pandemic is not over yet.
Sharing a photo of himself, he wrote;
“Today was an unforgettable day. I received the vaccine,” Pele said on Instagram.
The pandemic is not over. We must remain disciplined to save lives because many people have not yet been vaccinated. This will pass if we think of each other and help each other.”