Tommy Robson (footballer, born 1944)

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Tommy Robson
Personal information
Date of birth (1944-07-31) 31 July 1944 (age 74)
Place of birth Gateshead, England
Playing position Outside Left
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961–1966 Northampton Town 74 (20)
1966 Chelsea 7 (0)
1966–1969 Newcastle United 48 (11)
1969–1981 Peterborough United 482 (111)
Total 611 (142)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tommy Robson (born 31 July 1944 in Gateshead) is an English former footballer who played as a left winger.

Robson began his career with Northampton Town before moving on to Chelsea and then Newcastle United. He would gain renown for a good scoring rate for a winger. In 1968, he joined Peterborough United. Robson served the club for 13 years before leaving League football for Nuneaton Borough. On 4 October 2008, Robson was the first ever inductee to the Peterborough United hall of fame.

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