Osvaldo César Ardiles began his professional career in Argentina with Instituto de Cordoba. He was given the nickname Pitón
In 1978 he won the World Cup with Argentina, he moved to Tottenham Hotspur after the World Cup, alongside fellow Argentinian Ricky Villa
An integral part of the Spurs team that won the FA Cup in 1981. He was also an important part of the team that won the UEFA Cups in 1984
A competitive and skilled midfielder, Ardiles became a cult hero in England, along with Glenn Hoddle and compatriot Ricardo Villa, as players for Tottenham Hotspur
On 7 February 2008, Ardiles, along with his fellow countryman Ricardo Villa, was inducted into the Tottenham Hotspur Hall of Fame
A fans favourite. Tottenham teamed up with Chas and Dave to release the song 'Ossie's Dream'