Coming up on today's show: Pele!

Posted by Daniel Krieg

Tune into ESPN2 at 5:30pm ET as the show welcomes arguably the greatest player in the history of football: Pele!

We asked Steve Nicol and Paul Mariner for their favorite memories of the Brazilian legend. Here's what they had to say.

Steve: His header vs England in the 1970 World Cup that was saved by (England's) Gordon Banks; arguably the greatest save ever.

Paul: (As an Englishman), the treatment he received from teams during the World Cup in 1966. I think he was injured so badly he could not continue to play for the rest of the tournament. He handled the situation with dignity and professionalism.

What's your favorite Pele memory? Tweet us at @ESPNFC!


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