BOBBY ROBSON

  • World's footballing family bids farewell to Bobby Robson September 22, 2009

    Durham: A memorial service was held for Bobby Robson on Monday, who was described as a "footballing colossus" by some of the sport's greatest names who attended the service for the former England manager. More than 1,000 people, including Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson and current England manager Fabio Capello,...
  • Bobby Robson dies after long battle with cancer July 31, 2009

    London: Tributes flooded in from all over the football world on Friday after former England manager Bobby Robson died following a long battle with cancer. A statement issued on behalf of his family said the 76yearold, who won league titles in the Netherlands and Portugal and managed Barcelona, passed away peacefully...