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He will also miss Guinness Premiership appointments with Leicester, Saracens, Newcastle and Bath after landing a six-week ban from Rugby Football Union disciplinary chiefs.
Robson’s suspension was imposed for striking Wasps scrum-half Joe Simpson with his head during last Saturday’s Premiership clash at Twickenham.
He was sent off by Berkshire referee Dean Richards just 46 seconds into the match. Robson’s suspension has continued a troubled week for Quins that could grow even worse by Friday evening.
While Heineken Cup chiefs have wound down their detailed ‘Bloodgate’ investigation, the RFU - through disciplinary officer Jeff Blackett - must now decide whether or not any executive Quins officials warrant facing misconduct charges.
Former Quins rugby director Dean Richards was banned for three years; ex-club physiotherapist Steph Brennan received a two-year punishment, and Quins wing Tom Williams landed a four-month suspension following the fake injury scandal and subsequent attempted cover-up.
The bans, imposed by a European Rugby Cup independent appeals committee last month, followed a Heineken Cup quarter-final between Quins and Leinster in April.
Quins also saw an original ERC fine of 250,000 euros increased to 300,000 euros, while fall-out continued through Charles Jillings’ resignation as club chairman almost three weeks after former England number eight Richards quit.
Blackett’s probe - he intends reaching a decision either way by 5pm on Friday - will revolve around the RFU’s rule 5.12, which covers conduct prejudicial to interests of the Game or Union.
Jillings and Quins chief executive Mark Evans will be among those closely monitoring developments.
ERC have directed their disciplinary officer Roger O’Connor to pass on to the RFU “relevant information” gathered during their lengthy enquiries.
Although Quins have avoided an ultimate sanction of Heineken Cup expulsion, damaging headlines could continue to accompany them.
In a statement, the RFU said: “Except in the case of Dr Wendy Chapman (Quins’ match-day doctor for the Leinster game), the RFU now have jurisdiction to take action on potential misconduct charges relating to the actions of some executive officers at Harlequins subsequent to the original (disciplinary) hearing, which concluded on July 20.
“The RFU disciplinary officer Jeff Blackett will now decide by 5pm on Friday September 11 whether to take any action under rule 5.12 - conduct prejudicial to the interests of the Game or the Union - on any issues not dealt with by the ERC independent disciplinary and/or appeal committees.”