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Prince William issues a statement about the death of Sir Bobby Robson

Published on 31st July 2009

Prince William, President of The Football Association, has issued the following statement:

"I am deeply saddened to hear about Sir Bobby Robson’s death. His contribution to English football as a player, manager and superb ambassador for our national game has been immense. He will be sadly missed by football fans everywhere, and I am thinking about his family at this difficult time."