Author Topic: RIP Peter Bonetti - The Cat  (Read 925 times)


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RIP Peter Bonetti - The Cat
« on: 12 April, 2020, 03:32:32 pm »
A great keeper, sadly more remembered for mistakes in 1970 than general brilliance.
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Re: RIP Peter Bonetti - The Cat
« Reply #1 on: 12 April, 2020, 07:07:49 pm »
Read earlier that he moved to Mull to run a guest house and deliver the post; hadn't realized that coincided with the 7 games he played for United when Hamish wasn't able to.

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Re: RIP Peter Bonetti - The Cat
« Reply #2 on: 13 April, 2020, 11:21:37 am »
There was a tale doing the rounds at st custards in the early seventies that French teacher David "Harry" Nuttall had had a trial for Chelsea but they opted for Bonetti instead.  Our loss was foopball's gain, or something.
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