Spanish clubs on the trail of the grandson of former Peterborough United skipper

The grandson of former Peterborough United skipper John Cozens has moved a step closer to fulfilling a dream of a professional football career.

Tuesday, 24th August 2021, 9:33 am
Edward Cozens.

Edward Cozens (11), who lives in Gran Canaria, has signed a two- year deal with a soccer agency in Spain called Football Evolution with a view to go on trial at Sevilla and Real Betis.

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Edward’s father Mark said: “Mum and Dad have just been over here on holiday and watched him play.

“Dad thought he was very good which was high praise indeed from him.He is progressing really well and it is very exciting for the whole family.”

John Cozens, who still lives in the city, skippered Posh to the Fourth Division title in the 1973-74 season and also finished the club’s top scorer that season. with 19 goals.