Pelé in the World Cups

Information about Pelé and his performace in the FIFA Soccer World Cup. Profile with general and detailed stats and data that include National Team, total games, goals and cards and full list of matches played.

Player Profile for Pelé in the Soccer World Cups.

Pelé

Full name:: Edson Arantes do Nascimento
Born Date: October 23, 1940
Place of birth: Três Corações, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Position: Forward
Jersey Number: 10
Height: 1.73 mts.
Nickname: Pelé, O Rei (The King), The Black Pearl
Twitter: Pele

National Team

Brazil
Brazil

Pelé Stats

World Cups Total Games Champion
4
World Cups
14
Games Played
Goals
12
Goals Scored
0.86
Goal Average
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Goal Cards Final
World Cup Jersey Position Played Starter Captain DNP Goals Average Yellow Red W D L Standing
1958 Brazil 10 Forward 4 4 0 2 6 1.50 0 0 4 0 0 1
1962 Brazil 10 Forward 2 2 0 4 1 0.50 0 0 1 1 0 1
1966 Brazil 10 Forward 2 2 0 1 1 0.50 0 0 1 0 1 11
1970 Brazil 10 Forward 6 6 0 0 4 0.67 0 0 6 0 0 1
Totals:
14 14 0 7 12 0.86 0 0 12 1 1

Abbreviations: DNP = Did Not Play / W = Wins / D = Draws / L = Losses
Final Standing = His National Team final standing in that World Cup

Awards Won

Best Young Player 1958
All-Star Team 1958
All-Star Team 1970

Games played by Pelé

Total Games Wins Draw Games Losses
Goal Difference
14
Games Played
12
Wins
1
Draw
1
Loss
+23
(37 - 14)

Full List of Games

Pelé
1st Round Groups, Group 4
.
Jun 08, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Austria
Austria
DNP
.
Jun 11, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
England
England
DNP
1.
Jun 15, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
Starter
Quarter Finals
2.
Jun 19, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Wales
Wales
Starter
66'
Semi-Finals
3.
Jun 24, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
France
France
Starter
52'
64'
75'
Final Game
4.
Jun 29, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Sweden
Sweden
Starter
55'
90'
Pelé
1st Round Groups, Group 3
5.
May 30, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Mexico
Mexico
Starter
73'
6.
Jun 02, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
Starter
.
Jun 06, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Spain
Spain
DNP
Quarter Finals
.
Jun 10, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
England
England
DNP
Semi-Finals
.
Jun 13, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Chile
Chile
DNP
Final Game
.
Jun 17, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
DNP
Pelé
1st Round Groups, Group 3
7.
Jul 12, 1966
Brazil
Brazil
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
Starter
15'
.
Jul 15, 1966
Brazil
Brazil
Hungary
Hungary
DNP
8.
Jul 19, 1966
Brazil
Brazil
Portugal
Portugal
Starter
Pelé
1st Round Groups, Group 3
9.
Jun 03, 1970
Brazil
Brazil
Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
Starter
59'
10.
Jun 07, 1970
Brazil
Brazil
England
England
Starter
11.
Jun 10, 1970
Brazil
Brazil
Romania
Romania
Starter
19'
67'
Quarter Finals
12.
Jun 14, 1970
Brazil
Brazil
Peru
Peru
Starter
Semi-Finals
13.
Jun 17, 1970
Brazil
Brazil
Uruguay
Uruguay
Starter
Final Game
14.
Jun 21, 1970
Brazil
Brazil
Italy
Italy
Starter
18'
DNP = Did Not Play