What’s in a name?

In the world of soccer the word “king” has many meanings. It can refer to our King and Savior Jesus Christ. It is also the title given to Edson Arantes do Nascimento… Pelé. It can also refer to someone in charge who people trust to govern, and protect, with wisdom, ethics, and benevolence… a leader. A king also has the keys to the kingdom. Some, experienced players, think of the classic King soccer shoes when they hear the name king in relation to soccer. In our case, king has many meanings. Which meaning do you prefer?

king
/kiNG/
noun
1.
the male ruler of an independent state, especially one who inherits the position by right of birth.