Sir Bobby Robson breakthrough online charity auction – two days to go

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Sport’s greatest online auction will go live this Thursday, raising money in memory of England football legend, Sir Bobby Robson.

Sir Bobby’s Breakthrough Online Charity Auction is aiming to raise an ambitious £1million for crucial cancer services needs your help!

Jose Mourinho Signed, Worn Boots

Organisers are urging people across the country to register to bid or to consider donating an auction item, however big or small. The auction currently has over 200 prizes but needs at least the same again in order to reach the £1million target.

Running from 10 – 27 October, the auction is backed by an impressive list of celebrities, sporting stars and leading businesses including Bill Nighy, Amanda Holden, Lorraine Kelly, David Walliams, Piers Morgan and football managers Andre Villas-Boas and Jose Mourinho.

England match shirt worn by Paul Gascoigne during Italia _90_s warm up game 4

There are auction items for everyone including luxury escapes, golf getaways, distillery courses, sporting memorabilia, celebrity meet and greets and the ultimate in football fan experiences.

The auction, proudly backed by BT Sport as its headline supporter, will raise crucial funds for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation, Breakthrough Breast Cancer and two Suffolk Hospitals.


Exciting auction items are announced every day. Visit and register so as to not miss out.

Here are just some of the top auction prizes up for grabs…

  1. Lunch with Bill Nighy

One lucky bidder will win a lunch with one of Britain’s greatest actors, Bill Nighy at a central London restaurant. Donated by Bill Nighy

  1. Real Madrid vs. Barcelona with Kieron Dyer

One lucky football fan will win flights, accommodation and tickets to see the Real Madrid v Barcelona game in the Bernabeu Stadium as former England midfielder, Kieron Dyer’s special guest.

  1. Walk in Mourinho’s shoes

A chance to own Chelsea Managers, Jose Mourinho’s signed, personalised and worn football boots. Includes photo of authenticity. Donated by Jose Mourinho

  1. Talk tactics with AVB

The opportunity for two people to visit the Tottenham Hotspur’s new training centre, to watch training and then have lunch with Andre Villas-Boas. Donated by Andre Villas-Boas

5.       Amanda Holden

One lucky fan will win a pair of VIP tickets to the hit programme, Britain’s Got Talent 2014 and enjoy a meet and greet with Amanda Holden.

  1. Lorraine Kelly

A wonderful opportunity for two people to enjoy a studio tour of the ‘Lorraine’ show with Lorraine Kelly herself.

  1. David Walliams’ Children’s Books

British comedian, actor, author and national treasure, David Walliams has donated a signed set of his own children’s books.

  1. MotoGP™ VIP tickets

This incredible package includes a pair of VIP tickets for the MotoGP™ in Valencia, Spain (8-10 November, 2013), return flights and transfers, half board accommodation, access to the race circuit viewing area, a meet and greet with the Monster Yamaha TECH3 riders and a garage and paddock tour. Donated by Stanley Black & Decker

  1. Gazza’s shirt

One lucky bidder will walk away with Paul Gascoigne’s pre-World Cup Italia ‘90s training game shirt. After a game against Tunisia, England hotshot, Gazza dug out his England 19 shirt from the bottom of his kit bag and gave it to Giacomo Malvermi, Sir Bobby’s Italia ’90 translator. Donated by Giacomo Malvermi

  1. Spin bowl with Swanny

Join England professional cricketer Graeme Swann for a one-on-one personal bowling session at Lords Cricket Ground. Donated by Graeme Swann

What is your favourite Sir Bobby Robson memory? What auction item have you got your eye on? Let us know in the comments section below or on our Twitter and Facebook pages.

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