2 Sep 1999: Bobby Robson is announced as the new Newcastle United manager at a press conference at St James Park in Newcastle, England. \ Mandatory Credit: Allsport UK /Allsport

From Feyenoord to Highbury – An A to Z of 25 key moments, 20 years on from Sir Bobby Robson's Newcastle United appointment

Today marks 20 years since Sir Bobby Robson was appointed as manager at boyhood heroes Newcastle United.

Tuesday, 3rd September 2019, 16:45 pm
Updated Tuesday, 3rd September 2019, 16:45 pm

And it’s fair to say it was some ride with the knight of the realm at the helm at St James’s Park.

Champions League football, a trip to Wembley and a run to the UEFA Cup semi-final – Robson’s reign had everything but silverware in it.

Here’s 25 memorable moments in Robson’s time of Tyneside, as remembered by our NUFC writer Liam Kennedy.

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