Lye Robbie

by Geoff Pillinger
Player Robbie Lye
Player Robbie Lye
Player Robbie Lye
Player Robbie Lye

Robbie Lye

Position: Back Row

Born: Bath



Education: Westhill Boys School, Bath.


Honours:  Captain of Somerset County XV 1980-81.Robbie made 42 appearances for the County.

Debut game: 7th February 1970 v Rosslyn Park

Final game: 6th December 1986 v London Scottish

Number of Appearances: 441

Career details:

Started his adult rugby career with Walcot Old Boys RFC where he played as a scrum half. Converted to the Back Row when he joined Bath. Robbie was a hard uncompromising forward who was never afraid to put his body on the line.

Brother of William “Bill” Lye.

This page was added on 31/05/2015.

Comments about this page

  • And Michael Lye & Patricia Fairweather.

    By Russell Lye (03/11/2018)
  • Thank you. The website refers to Bill because he also played for Bath. Unfortunately we are not able to add all family members.

    By Mike Curling (06/11/2018)

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