As World Cup fever grips England, GVA Grimley has teamed up with ex-England and Manchester United football legend Bryan Robson and his sports development company Robson Lloyd Consultancy, to form GVA Robson Lloyd.

GVA Grimley has teamed up with Robson’s Robson Lloyd which was set up over three years ago to work on development and procurement of new community based sports facilities, together with the development of new grassroots coaching academies to over 20 clubs.

The joint venture will utilise GVA Grimley’s expertise in planning, regeneration and project management boast major experience in successful projects across all sectors will be used

Bryan Robson, director of GVA Robson Lloyd, said: ‘Robson Lloyd has come a long way in its initial three years in establishing not only a viable model in challenging market conditions, but a robust platform from which to create a highly successful business. Our newly formed partnership with GVA Grimley will significantly strengthen our unique business that is leading the way in innovative nation wide sports development.’

Layne Mercer, director at GVA Robson Lloyd, said: ‘Bryan Robson commands major respect for the highly successful business enterprise he has established, not to mention his sporting heroics which have inspired generations. This combined with GVA Grimley’s unquestionable expertise and national coverage presents an unrivalled and very exciting business offer which we look forward to developing further.’