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Bobby Robson

"Bobby"

Bobby Robson

(1933 – 2009)

  • Rest easy Bobby, you will be missed
    Given by Alan Taylor
  • You are in my thoughts x
    Lit by Angie Thornley
  • On this day of the memorial, we remember you.
    Lit by Shaun Roberts
  • Sadly missed
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  • Sadly missed
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Bobby Robson

Bobby Robson
(1933 – 2009)

In memory of

Bobby Robson

(1933 – 2009)
About Bobby
This online obituary is a lasting tribute to Sir Robert William "Bobby" Robson CBE (18 February 1933 – 31 July 2009). Bobby Robson was an English footballer and, after retirement, manager of several European clubs and the England national football team. His professional playing career as an inside-forward spanned nearly 20 years, during which he played for three clubs: Fulham, West Bromwich Albion, and, briefly, Vancouver. He also made 20 appearances for England, scoring four goals. After his playing career he found success as both a club and international manager, winning league championships in both the Netherlands and Portugal, earning trophies in England and Spain, and taking England to the semi-final
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of the 1990 World Cup. His last management role was as a mentor to the manager of the Irish national football team. Robson was created a Knight Bachelor in 2002, was inducted as a member of the English Football Hall of Fame in 2003, and was the honorary president of Ipswich Town. From 1991 onwards he suffered recurrent medical problems with cancer, and in March 2008, put his name and efforts into the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation, a cancer research charity. In August 2008, his lung cancer was confirmed to be terminal; he said: "My condition is described as static and has not altered since my last bout of chemotherapy...I am going to die sooner rather than later. But then everyone has to go sometime and I have enjoyed
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every minute". He died just under a year later. This online memorial is dedicated to Bobby Robsons life and his achievements. Rest in peace Bobby, you will not be forgotten.
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Kindly given by
Alan Taylor
on 4th Jul 2015
They wrote:
Rest easy Bobby, you will be missed
Kindly lit by
Angie Thornley
on 4th Jul 2015
They wrote:
You are in my thoughts x
Kindly lit by
Shaun Roberts
on 4th Jul 2015
They wrote:
On this day of the memorial, we remember you.
Kindly given by
Anonymous
on 4th Jul 2015
They wrote:
Sadly missed
Kindly lit by
Anonymous
on 4th Jul 2015
They wrote:
Sadly missed
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Bobby Robson

This online obituary is a lasting tribute to Sir Robert William "Bobby" Robson CBE (18 February 1933 – 31 July 2009). Bobby Robson was an English footballer and, after retirement, manager of several European clubs and the England national football team. His professional playing career as an inside-forward spanned nearly 20 years, during which he played for three clubs: Fulham, West Bromwich Albion, and, briefly, Vancouver. He also made 20 appearances for England, scoring four goals. After his playing career he found success as both a club and international manager, winning league championships in both the Netherlands and Portugal, earning trophies in England and Spain, and taking England to the semi-final...

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Rest in peace Bobby
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