New Netflix documentary Pele is coming to Netflix tonight

Pele - Credit: Netflix
Pele - Credit: Netflix /

Pelé, the incredibly enthralling and eye-opening documentary film that takes a deep dive into the life of a Brazilian Football icon, is coming to Netflix tonight.

The enticing ordeal produced by award-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald is set against the backdrop of what can only be described as a turbulent period of time for the country of Brazil and captures the captivating journey Pelé took from a breakout talent to a national hero resulting in him being revered as a legend bigger than the sport itself. The Netflix original documentary chronicles the life of Edson Arantes do Nascimento, aka Pele, unlike any other form of media, has done before and gratifyingly glorifies his legacy as “The King of Football.”

Viewers that experience this excellent endeavor will be privy to some rare and exclusive filmed access of Pelé himself as well as interviews from former teammates Zagallo, Jairzinho, and Amarildo. The doc also has testimonials from journalists, family members, and others that were fortunate and blessed enough to experience whats they call the golden age of Brazillian football.

From his early days as a young superstar in 1958 to his historic 1970 world Cup win, Pele offers subscribers an intriguing look at the career of a great individual with the infamous athlete himself on hand to reflect on the path he had taken.

What time is Pelé released on Netflix?

There are a lot of reasons to get excited about this well-crafted blast from the past, and those who subscribe to Netflix for the superb stack of content it has on hand will not want to miss a second of what this documentary has in store. Pelé will be available for subscribers and soccer fans to enjoy on Feb.23, 2021, at 12:01 am PST.

The Pelé documentary is just one of the many informative and thought-provoking documentary features on the streaming service. Other big hist with subscribers includes The Social Dilemma, Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy, and American Factory, just to name a few.

And the fun doesn’t stop there as the options available in the docuseries department are also phenomenal and should be checked out after watching Pelé. Some of these interesting titles include Spycraft, The Ripper, Formula 1: Drive to Survive, and many more.

Watch the trailer below!

Will you be watching the new documentary on Netflix tonight? Let us know in the comments section!

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