Jack Charlton raising the World Cup trophy, with his autobiography and with Hong Kong friends. Photos: AP, AFP, Handout Jack Charlton raising the World Cup trophy, with his autobiography and with Hong Kong friends. Photos: AP, AFP, Handout
Jack Charlton raising the World Cup trophy, with his autobiography and with Hong Kong friends. Photos: AP, AFP, Handout

Jack Charlton in Hong Kong – Derek Currie recalls ‘Big Man’ tales of governor, Pope and attending stranger’s birthday party

  • Charlton made several visits to Hong Kong in the 1990s, including as a special guest for the 1995 Lunar New Year Cup draw
  • Derek Currie spent time with Jack Charlton in Hong Kong and during the 1990 World Cup and relates some of his stories

Topic |   Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA)
Jack Charlton raising the World Cup trophy, with his autobiography and with Hong Kong friends. Photos: AP, AFP, Handout Jack Charlton raising the World Cup trophy, with his autobiography and with Hong Kong friends. Photos: AP, AFP, Handout
Jack Charlton raising the World Cup trophy, with his autobiography and with Hong Kong friends. Photos: AP, AFP, Handout
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