Joseph Bonnel (January 4, 1939 - February 13, 2018) was a French football midfielder. He was part of France in the FIFA World Cup 1966. He scored 3 goals during the 1966 season.

Bonnel is a hero of English football, having injured Jimmy Greaves in the 1966 world cup. This injury led to Geoff Hurst replacing Greaves and going on to win the tournament with a hat-trick in the final.


Bonnel died on February 13, 2018. [3]