RIP TOMMY ROBSON: What a life, what a man, what a career. All remembered in a PT photo gallery

Professional footballer, charity supporter, community servant and family man - Tommy Robson led a full and rewarding life.

Friday, 9th October 2020, 5:42 pm
Tommy Robson was always smiling!

Here we remember the great man in pictures.

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Tommy joined Posh from Newcastle for £20,000 in 1968.
Tommy is pictured outside Old Trafford ahead of the 2011 League One play-off final. Posh beat Huddersfield 3-0.
Tommy in action for Posh.
Tommy lines up in a Newcastle United team picture. Tommy is front right, next to former Posh player-manager Jim Iley.
Tommy playing for his beloved Newcastle United against Leeds United in the old First Division. Tommy is challenging Jack Charlton for possession, while Leeds skipper Billy Bremner looks on.
Tommy is the middle of this pic of the 1973-74 Posh Fourth Division title-winning side with the trophy. Tommy was voted player of the season in the last Posh team to win a title.
Tommy Robson with his second Posh player-of-the-year prize for the 1977-78 season.
After Posh beat Gillingham 4-2 to effectively clinch the 1973-74 Fourth Division title on a famous night at London Road, Tommy threw his shirt into the crowd. It was returned to him by a Posh fan 45 years later!
The letter that accompanied the return of Tommy's Posh shirt.
Tommy in typical action for Posh.
Tommy was the first inductee to the Posh Hall of Fame in 2008. He scored 128 goals in a club record 559 appearances for the club. Tommy is pictured with Posh historian Peter Lane and his wife Sandee.
Tommy and fellow 1973-74 Fourth Division title winner Bert Murray were introduced to the Stamford Bridge crowd before a 2017 FA Cup tie against Chelsea. Tommy and Bert were both former Chelsea players.
Tommy poses with a very young Jose Mourinho. This picture hung on the wall at Tommy's house.
A team sheet from a Chelsea v Spurs First Division match was auctioned at Tommy's fund-raising dinner. Tommy played with some big names that day.
Tommy and wife Helen on their wedding day.
Tommy kept playing competitively into his 50s. Here he is with fellow former Posh star Jack Carmichael with the Peter Brotherhood side they played for in the Peterborough League.
Tommy leads Posh players on a training run.
Tommy catches up with former Posh, Arsenal and England goalkeeper David Seaman.
Tommy in action against friend and former Posh teammate Jack Carmichael in a charity match in Bourne.
It's all smiles as Tommy greets former 1973-74 season teammate Mick Jones before a Posh match.
Tommy was always assured of a warm welcome when introduced to Posh fans before a match.
Tommy with former Posh players Trevor Quow, Noel Luke and Worrell Sterling.
Tommy with former Manchester United and West Brom manager Ron Atkinson.
A fundraising dinner for Tommy was held in February, 2020. Here the great man is with another Posh legend Mark Tyler
Tommy with current Posh boss Darren Ferguson at a night dedicated to the club legend.
Tommy roars with laughter at his fund-raising night.
Tommy, Jack Carmichael and Chris Turner (seated) at the opening of a city barbers shop.
Tommy commentating for BBC Radio Cambridgeshire as Posh took on West Brom in the FA Cup.
Tommy Robson had a operation on his spine in 2007, but was soon back on his feet. He's pictured here with surgeon Ahmed Shair.
Tommy was always happy to help in the local community. He officially opened the all-weather pitch at the Grange, home of Netherton United FC. Tommy used to live next door to the ground.
Tommy was always pleased to support charity. Here he raffles off his 1976-77 Posh shirt to raise money for the Alzheimer's Society.