Schoolboy international with England, having represented London and Hounslow Boys. .
Coached Isleworth Colts Under-14s in the
West Middlesex League.
Having been signed as an apprentice, Keith was a youth team regular in 1971-72 season and moved up to establish himself in the Football Combination side of 1972-73, after he had signed professional terms. In the same season, Osgood played in two England Youth games in Italy.
An ankle injury picked up in
a reserve match v Southampton on 07.04.1973 forced his
withdrawal from the England Youth squad invited for
training at Lilleshall.