Wednesday, June 8 2016 16:16 EEST
Football legend Pele auctions off his awards
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Sportsman to donate some money to charity. It is reported that Pele gave more than 2 thousand lots to the auction. He may receive more than $7.2 million from the sale.

Legendary Brazilian forward Pele puts up for sale all his sport awards that he has received in 60 years of sports career, the BBC reports. According to experts, the three-day auction, which opened on June 7 in London, may become the largest in the history of sales of sport values.

Pele says he wants his sports trophies to be kept in museums and collections around the world. He also added that he intends to donate part of the proceeds to charity.

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