"Sir Robert" ""Bobby"" "Charlton" Order of the British Empire/CBE is an English former association football/football player, regarded as one of the greatest midfielders of all time, and an essential member of the England team who won the FIFA World Cup/World Cup and also won the Ballon d'Or in 1966. He played almost all of his club football at Manchester United F.C./Manchester United, where he became renowned for his attacking instincts and passing abilities from midfield and his ferocious long-range shot. He was also well known for his fitness and stamina. He was cautioned only twice in his career; once against Argentina in the 1966 World Cup, and once in a league match against Chelsea. His elder brother Jack Charlton/Jack, who was also in the World Cup-winning team, is a former Defender (association football)/defender for Leeds United A.F.C./Leeds United and international manager.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous athletes! More Bobby Charlton on Wikipedia.