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Robledo Transfer

29 January 1949

South Yorkshire Times January 29, 1949

Robledo Transfer

The brothers George and Ted Robledo were transferred last night to Newcastle United at a record fee for the Barnsley Club.

Mr. George Martin, Manager of Newcastle United is reported to have come to Barnsley with an offer of between £18,000 and £20,000 for both players.

George was in his sixth season with Barnsley. Eldest of three brothers, he joined Barnsley from Huddersfield Town; is a former Brampton and Dearne Valley Schools Soccer star.