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Charlton

(ˈtʃɑːltən)
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1. (Biography) Bobby, full name Sir Robert Charlton. born 1937, English footballer; played for Manchester United (1956–73) and England (1958–70) for whom he played 106 times, scoring 49 goals (an England record)
2. (Biography) his brother, Jack, full name John Charlton. born 1935, English footballer: played for Leeds United (1952–73) and England for whom he won 35 caps; manager of the Republic of Ireland (1986–95)
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And last month it changed from Bobby Charlton Sports Schools to just Sports School.
It was obvious that Sir Bobby Charlton would be discussed this week as it is his record that Rooney has just passed.
The 29-year-old was accompanied on to the pitch before kick-off by his sons Klay and Kai before receiving a commemorative cap from Sir Bobby Charlton.
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MANCHESTER United and England great Sir Bobby Charlton has paid tribute to Eusebio, describing the former Portugal and Benfica striker as "one of the finest players I ever had the privilege to play against".
But within weeks a rare shirt worn by Sir Bobby Charlton during England's successful 1966 World Cup campaign is heading back to the North East as it goes under the hammer.
And speaking to some of the players, I asked how many Bobby Charlton had scored for the club.
SIR Bobby Charlton welcomed the Chilean miners who were trapped underground for two months to the UK on Sunday ahead of their visit to Old Trafford.
Bobby Charlton's all-time England goalscoring record in his sights.
Summary: Sir Bobby Charlton has been presented with the Uefa President's Award for his contribution to European football.
SIR BOBBY CHARLTON is convinced Sunday's FA Cup semi-final defeat to Everton proves the future of Manchester United is in safe hands.
SIR BOBBY Charlton insists that England boss Fabio Capello is built in the same mould as the late great Sir Alf Ramsey.