This film is based on the birth of the living legend, narrates the youth of the most famous Brazilian footballer in the world, his rise to stardom, as well as his leadership in the team that won the 1958 World Cup. It is the story of a boy who I hope the hopes and dreams of an entire country will lead the Brazilian team to its First World Cup, becoming a legend. We are told the story of the legendary King Pele, the Brazilian footballer Edson Arantes do Nascimento. The protagonist of this film that personifies Pele is Leonardo Carvalho Lima and Kevin de Paula, as the soccer player at 9 and 17 years old. He is a character born in a humble home, where he suffers a disappointment from the 1950 World Cup, and promises his father that one day, he will win the world cup, for his country. You take part in an important tournament and topping off, you receive an offer to play at Santos. At only 16 years old, he calls him to participate in the 1958 World Cup, but an injury prevents him from playing at the beginning, however, at the key moment he would go out on the field to win the match, achieve his goal and become the leyenda.El meteoric rise from the poorest neighborhoods of Sao Paulo, to lead the team of Brazil and its first victory of a World Cup at the age of 17 years.Supported this film by the same King Pele, who has shared with the production his childhood memories and the most important anecdotes of his first years as a professional, tells us the humble origins of the legendary footballer. Date of release on December 30, 2016. Length of the film 1 hour and 47 minutes. biography, drama, sport. Made in the United States and in Brazil.