Day: 3 January 2023

Pele, a Socceroo and a World Tour That Was ‘Better Than Playing with Elvis’

Pele, a Socceroo and a World Tour That Was ‘Better Than Playing with Elvis’ Pele

By the end of his career, John Coyne was a Socceroo who played in the UK, US and Australia – but for a few glorious weeks in 1975 he was teammates with Pele, who dubbed him ‘Crazy John’. Tom Smithies reports for keepup.com.au Even now you can hear the slight disbelief in John Coyne’s voice, […]