1957 - 1959


• Pelé starts his professional career
• Top scorer in the Campeonato Paulista
• 2 goals in 2 appearances for Brazil
• Roca Cup Winner with Brazil
• First professional hat-trick, 09/06/57

• Top scorer in the Campeonato Paulista
• Campeonato Paulista winner
• First FIFA World Cup win
• Silver boot in the FIFA 1958 World Cup
• Silver ball awarded in the FIFA 1958 World Cup
• Plays his 100th professional football match

• Top scorer in the Campeonato Paulista
• Top scorer in Copa America
• Torneio Rio–São Paulo tournament winner
• All-time score leader of the São Paulo State League
• Scored 100 goals in 1959 alone
 

 

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1960 - 1962


• Campeonato Paulista top scorer
• Campeonato Paulista winners medal

• Campeonato Paulista top scorer
• Campeonato Paulista winners medal
• Taça Brasil winners medal
• 110 total goals in 74 appearances in 1961

• Campeonato Paulista top scorer
• Campeonato Paulista winners medal
• Second World Cup Winners medal
• Taça Brasil winners medal
• Copa Libertadores winners medal
• Intercontinental Cup winners medal

 

 

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1963 - 1965


• Campeonato Paulista top scorer
• Copa Libertadores winners medal
• Taça Brasil winners medal
• Torneio Rio–São Paulo tournament winner
• 500th professional match
• Roca Cup winner (Brasil)
• Intercontinental Cup winners medal

• Campeonato Paulista top scorer
• Campeonato Paulista winners medal
• Taça Brasil winners medal
• Torneio Rio–São Paulo tournament winner
• First time scoring 5 goals in one game

• Campeonato Paulista top scorer
• Campeonato Paulista winners medal
• Taça Brasil winners medal
 

 

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1966 - 1968


• Torneio Rio–São Paulo tournament winner
• 722 Total career goals by the end of 1966

• Campeonato Paulista winners medal

• Campeonato Paulista winners medal
• Torneio Roberto Gomes Pedrosa tournament winner
• Recopa Intercontinental tournament winner
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1969 - 1971


• Campeonato Paulista top scorer
• Campeonato Paulista winners medal
• Scores 1000th career goal

• Third World Cup winners medal
• BBC Sports Personality of the Year (overseas)

• 1000th professional football match
• Plays last game and scores last goal for Brasil

 

 

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1972 - 1973


• Campeonato Paulista top scorer
• Campeonato Paulista winners medal
• South American footballer of the year
 
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1974— Present


• 3 years at NY Cosmos—1977
• Athlete of the Century—1981
• Inducted in the American National Soccer Hall of Fame—1993
• Knighted as part of the British Empire—1997
• Olympic Committee Athlete of the Century—1999
• FIFA Player of the Century—2000
• BBC SPORT Lifetime Achievement Award—2005

 

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