Celebrating Sir Bobby Robson - his Ipswich Town career in pictures

Sir Bobby Robson lifting the FA Cup with the Mayor of Ipswich in the town after winning it in 1978.

Sir Bobby Robson lifting the FA Cup with the Mayor of Ipswich in the town after winning it in 1978. Should there be a trophy named after him for Ipswich v Newcastle games? - Credit: Archant

On Sir Bobby Robson Day, as Ipswich Town prepare to take on Newcastle United, we look back to the former manager’s time with the Blues and the achievements he led the club to.

Sir Bobby Robson’s name is known in households right across Europe, but he will always hold a special place in the hearts of Town fans.

This video captures just a snapshot of Sir Bobby’s time with Ipswich Town, and why he still means so much to the club today.

This afternoon, both Ipswich Town and Newcastle United fans will unite in celebration of Sir Bobby Robson, and everything he helped both clubs to achieve.

• Watch what former players, managers and fans had to say about what Sir Bobby means to them

The Blues host Newcastle United at Portman Road, with kick-off at 3pm.


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Don’t forget to share your pictures of you watching the game using the hashtag #myitfcpic

We started our Celebrating Sir Bobby Robson series on Saturday with a piece written by editor-in-chief Terry Hunt on what made him such a great manager.

Lady Elsie talks of her memories from Suffolk and of the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation here.

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