UK time is: 01:09:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Sir Bobby Robson at 80

Bobby Robson was born in Sacriston, County Durham on the 18th February 1933. The fourth of five boys that his parents had.

A player who became a manager is pretty much his career to a tee but not as simple and as easy as that to describe.

An 18 year playing career and a 36 year managerial one, with a list of clubs as long as your arm. All with nothing but niceties and many a funny story to tell about Bobby.

All this accumulated with a deserved knighthood in 2002 for services to football and Sir Bobby was his title from then on.

If the great man was still alive today then he would be sitting down to an 80th birthday dinner somewhere.

However, his death hasn't dampened down the fact that some will be celebrating the feat tonight at The Sage in Gateshead for an event we brought news of a few weeks ago.

Previous Article.

Hopefully a night to remember for everyone and plenty of money is raised for the prospective charities.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Talk of the Tyne Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday February 18 2013

Time: 2:09PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. billybobcat 42
2. Finn_the_Dog 39
3. vin1892 33
4. OldLeazes 19
5. BLACKBOB 18
6. Toon_NoMatterWot 17
7. ukrocks0007 17
8. keggy_keagal 15
9. The Owl 15
10. officemonkey 14

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Crystal Palace 35 11 9 15 -6 42
13. WBA 35 10 10 15 -13 40
14. Aston Villa 35 9 8 18 -21 35
15. Newcastle 35 9 8 18 -24 35
16. Leicester City 35 9 7 19 -15 34
17. Hull City 35 8 10 17 -15 34
18. Sunderland 34 6 15 13 -22 33

Breaking League News

Olsson - I Was A Bit Slow
WBA : 04/05/2015 22:43:00
Pulis On Contracts amp; Summer Plans
WBA : 04/05/2015 22:38:01
Pulis On Manchester United Win
WBA : 04/05/2015 22:28:01
Davis amp; Clyne Talk Sunderland
Southampton : 04/05/2015 22:09:00
It's Happened Agaaaaaaiiiinnnn
Arsenal : 04/05/2015 22:05:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Leicester MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krul 0%
Janmaat 0%
Williamson 50%
Coloccini 25%
Dummett 0%
Colback 0%
Taylor 0%
Gutierrez 0%
Sissoko 0%
Perez 25%
Riviere 0%
Sub - de Jong 0%
Sub - Anita 0%
Sub - Armstrong 0%