Anthony "Tony" Dobson
(born 2 May 1969
) is a retired English
who played in the English Premier League
Tony Dobson started his professional career at Coventry City
at the age of 18. He officially signed on July 7
. He made 54 league appearances, scoring 1 goal.
He was transferred to Blackburn Rovers
on January 17
, for a transfer fee £300,000. There he made 41 league appearances during his two year stint.
He was transferred to Portsmouth
on September 22
, for a transfer fee £150,000. There he made 53 league appearances, scoring 2 goals. He also had loan spells with Oxford United
and Peterborough United
After leaving Portsmouth in the summer of 1997, thankfully, he played for West Bromwich Albion
, Northampton Town
, and Forest Green Rovers
In 2001, he became the manager of Rugby Town
(then called Rugby United). In 2005, he left Rugby Town to become the manager of Solihull Borough
. He left the post in 2006, but then began his second spell in charge of Rugby Town, signing a new contract on 16th September 2008.