Peter Bonetti Height, Age, Wife, Biography, Wiki, Net Worth

Chelsea legend and previous England goalkeeper Peter Bonetti died at 78 years old on twelfth April, 2020. He was born on 27th September, 1941 in Putney, London, England and for his different capacities and protective styles, he was known as “The Cat”. At the point when he was 7 seven years of age, his entire family settled to Worthing, London where his folks began a bistro. From prior adolescence, he was keen on football and even played for Worthing crew also. When her mom argued then Chelsea chief Ted Drake to allow to his child, Chelsea marked him from the Reading youth group.


Bonetti played an aggregate of 729 games for Chelsea somewhere in the range of 1959 and 1979, which was a record at that point. In 208 experiences, he stayed without surrendering an objective – that was likewise a club record until another club legend Peter Cech broke his record in 2014. With the club Bonetti won broadly among others the 1970 FA Cup and globally the European Cup in 1971. He likewise played one year for the St. Louis Stars in North America and toward the finish of his three decades profession in 1979 he played a few games for Dundee United in Scotland. He at that point filled in as a mailman before coming back to Chelsea and later the English national group goalkeeper mentor.

International career

Diminish showed up for the England national group and he was for the most part associated with just a single terrible presentation. Bonetti was even on the planet cup crew in 1966 however didn’t get an opportunity to exhibit his goalkeeping capacities. Be that as it may, he got gigantic reaction in his last global match when surrendering three objectives to a 2:3 outcome in the quarter-finals of the 1970 World Cup. He supplanted principle goalkeeper Gordon Banks who couldn’t goalkeeping because of food contamination and lost game with 2-3 after additional time. Because of his presentation, open censured him for the misfortune and later he never played for the Three Lions throughout his life.

Cause of Death

He died following to long haul ailment and there is no reports with respect to reason for death due to coronavirus. Chelsea Club declared his passing through tweeter and stated,

“We all at Chelsea Football Club are profoundly disheartened to declare the death of our splendid previous goalkeeper Peter Bonetti, who showed up for the Blues. Our previous goalkeeper had been experiencing long haul sickness. All at Chelsea wish to send our sincere and most profound sympathies to Peter’s loved ones.

“Dwindle was a goalkeeping genius of the 1960s and 1970s. The picture of our harmed goalie and his superhuman endeavors to defeat the resistance in the 1970 FA Cup last replay is one of the courageous pictures of that well known match.”

Peter Bonetti Biography

Real Name Peter Phillip Bonetti
Birth Date September 27, 1941
Aged 78 Years
Death 12 April 2020
Birth Place Putney, London, England
Nationality British
Profession Footballer
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Libra

Peter Bonetti Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 6’ 0” – in centimeters – 182 cm  
Weight in Kilograms – 81 kg  –  in Pounds –  178 lbs 
Chest Size 40 inches
Waist Size 34 inches
Biceps Size 17 inches
Shoe Size 10 (US)
Hair Color White
Eye Color Brown
Body Type Athletic
Sexual Orientation Straight


School Not Known
College Not Known


Father Joe Bonetti
Mother Lydia Bonetti
Sister None
Brother Frank Bonetti, Robert Bonetti, Rene Bonetti

Peter Bonetti Affairs (Relationship Status)

What was Peter Bonetti marital status? Married
How many children did Peter Bonetti have? Four (Kim Bonetti, Suzanne Bonetti, Nicholas Bonetti, Lisa Bonetti)
Who was Peter Bonetti wife? Kay V. McDowell

Peter Bonetti Net Worth

All through his vocation, he played for the most part for the Chelsea and even considered as one of the top goalkeepeers ever for the club. His total assets is right now not accessible but rather it would be refreshed soon when get any data.

Trivia: Important Facts about Peter Bonetti

He was born in Putney, London and brought up in Worthing, South Coast London,

While growing up, he created energy for football and even exceeded expectations his goalkeeping capacities.

Somewhere in the range of 1959 and 1979, he played altogether 729 games, an achievement for him.

What’s more, he stayed without yielding an objective in 21 games in a single season and just needed to acknowledge one objective in 2/3 of his counterparts for Chelsea.

Subsequent to leaving Chelsea in 1979, he moved to the Isle of Mull in Scotland to fill in as a mailman.

Pele thought of him as one of the three biggest goalkeepers ever including Gorond Banks and Lev Yashin.

Diminish didn’t get an award notwithstanding being an individual from 1966 world cup winning crew since he didn’t play s single match.

In spite of the fact that, he was remunerated decoration in 2009 after Football Association convinced FIFA.