This petition was submitted during the 2010–2015 Conservative – Liberal Democrat coalition government

Rejected petition Petition to erect an Emile Heskey statue outside Wembley Stadium

We want a statue of the glorious national hero that is Emile Heskey to be put up outside Wembley Stadium, in honour of his contribution to the sport. We want the plaque to read "Emile Heskey - goal machine and England legend" and we want Emile himself to unveil it.

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