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Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)
Peter Leslie Osgood (1947–2006)

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Juliet Ferguson / Art UK

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Osgood is shown in a football strip, with left hand resting on his hip, while his right hand holds a ball to his waist.

Date

2010

Medium

bronze

Measurements

H 220 x W (?) x D (?) cm (E);
Plinth: H 150 x W (?) x D (?) cm (E)

Accession number

SW10_JF_S034

Acquisition method

commissioned by Chelsea Football Club

Work type

Statue

Owner

Chelsea Football Club

Custodian

Chelsea Football Club

Work status

extant

Unveiling date

1st October 2010

Access

at all times

Signature/marks description

JACKSON

Inscription description

plinth: PETER OSGOOD; plaque one: OSSIE / KING OF STAMFORD BRIDGE / STAMFORD BRIDGE HAS MANY HEROES BUT ONLY ONE KING / GRACEFUL TECHNICIAN. NERVELESS STRIKER / ICON OF THE SWINGING SIXTIES / ADORED BY FANS. SCORER OF IMMORTAL CUP FINAL GOALS / A BIG MAN FOR A GOLDEN AGE; plaque two: PETER LESLIE OSGOOD / 20TH February 1947-1ST March 2006 / CHELSEA FOOTBALL CLUB / 1964-1974 & 1973-1979 / 380 APPEARANCES. 150 GOALS / WINNER OF THE FA CUP 1970 / UEFA CUP WINNERS CUP 1971


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Located at

Stamford Bridge, Fulham

SW10 9UN

Located within the Chelsea club grounds but before you enter the stadium.