Former Chelsea goalkeeper Peter Bonetti died at the age of 78 on Sunday according to The Associated Press. The precise cause of death was not reported at this time, however Bonetti had been suffering from a long term illness.
Bonetti played 600 games for Chelsea from 1960 to 1979. In addition to his 16 seasons with one of the most recognizable football clubs in the English Premier League, Bonetti played one season (21 games) for the St. Louis Stars of the former North American Soccer League, five games for Dundee United F.C. in the Scottish Professional Soccer League in 1979 and two games at the age of 45 for Woking in the English Second Division in 1986.