RIP Tommy Robson: Peterborough United legend passes away

Peterborough United legend Tommy Robson passed away this afternoon (October 8).

Friday, 9th October 2020, 5:44 pm
Tommy Robson

The 76 year-old was recently diagnosed with motor neurone disease.

Robson made 559 appearances for Posh, the most in the club’s history, and scored 128 goals, the second highest total in the club’s Football League era.

Robson moved to Posh from Newcastle United for £20,000 in November 1968. He also played for Chelsea and Northampton Town.

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Tommy Robson in his Posh playing days.

Robson was a much-loved figure in Peterborough. He was recently thrilled to be awarded the freedom of the city.

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