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#Roy Keane

# roy-keane - Friday 10 July, 2020

'I don't think Paul Pogba wants to be a leader,' says Roy Keane

Roy Keane praised Mason Greenwood but was critical of Paul Pogba again and said Tottenham are ‘an average’ team.

# roy-keane - Saturday 4 July, 2020

'Roy Keane has to tone back a bit - he wasn't perfect when he played'

Dwight Yorke reckons Roy Keane’s habit of telling it straight to players is outdated in the modern game.

# roy-keane - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'We went into the dressing room and Roy Keane was screaming at him'

Former Manchester United player, Eric Djemba-Djemba, tells the story of Roy Keane’s row with Kleberson.

# roy-keane - Sunday 28 June, 2020

Case for the defence: Keane says Man Utd are a couple of years off challenging for title again

‘I think United are a bit short at the back,’ the former club captain says.

# roy-keane - Monday 22 June, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2005-06 Premier League season?

Roy Keane left Man United and Chelsea were crowned champions for the second successive year.

Michael Kennedy, who represented host of Irish footballers, dies RIP

Michael Kennedy, who represented host of Irish footballers, dies

Eamon Dunphy referred to Kennedy as Roy Keane’s ‘lawyer, solicitor, friend, mentor’.

# roy-keane - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Solskjaer defends under-fire goalkeeper De Gea after Keane rant

The Spanish keeper was dubbed overrated by former United midfielder Roy Keane.

# roy-keane - Friday 19 June, 2020

# roy-keane - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

'Roy Keane said something on TV about the interview being flat... Lisa took it to heart'

Michael Carrick recalls Manchester United’s turbulent spell under David Moyes.

# roy-keane - Sunday 7 June, 2020

'If I could choose one player from 1999, it would be Roy Keane'

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said Roy Keane is the player he would most love to have in his current United team.

Wayne Rooney says there was nothing wrong with Roy Keane's MUTV rant Row

Wayne Rooney says there was nothing wrong with Roy Keane's MUTV rant

The former England and Manchester United captain has come out in support of Keane’s stance in the row that led to his 2005 departure from Old Trafford.

# roy-keane - Sunday 17 May, 2020

20 years of drama in Irish football, Chapter 7: Roy Keane - behind the mask

There is so much more to ‘Roy Keane’s personality than the cartoon version people insist upon presenting’. Still, you wouldn’t want to cross him.

# roy-keane - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Caught in a trap, Chapter 3: 'In my head I felt we could win the World Cup'

Brian Kerr lifts the lid on what it was like to manage Ireland and his year-long chase to get Roy Keane back in an Ireland shirt.

# roy-keane - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

20 years of drama in Irish football, Chapter 2: Saipan - Paradise Lost

If everything had gone to plan, the 2002 World Cup would have been the crowning moment of Roy Keane’s career. Instead he came home before the tournament began and the inquest lasted for months.

# roy-keane - Saturday 9 May, 2020

'The club's view is that you shouldn't sign him at all' - Roy Keane's bumpy road to stardom Looking Back This post contains videos

'The club's view is that you shouldn't sign him at all' - Roy Keane's bumpy road to stardom

League of Ireland legend and former Cobh Ramblers boss Alfie Hale recounts the ex-Man United player’s early days, 30 years on from his move to English football.

# roy-keane - Friday 24 April, 2020

'This idea that all Premier League players should take a pay cut is nonsense' - Keane Stick To Your Guns This post contains videos

'This idea that all Premier League players should take a pay cut is nonsense' - Keane

The former Manchester United captain has sympathy for footballers who are being criticised during the Covid-19 pandemic.

# roy-keane - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Dunphy, Giles and Brady reveal their best Premier League team selections

The punditry trio debated their picks on the latest episode of Dunphy’s podcast The Stand.

# roy-keane - Sunday 19 April, 2020

20 for 2020: Ireland's most influential sports stars of the century

The last two decades have been memorable in Irish sport in so many different ways. We have picked our stars of the century. Now tell us what you think.

# roy-keane - Saturday 4 April, 2020

A very public transfer saga: How Roy Keane's Man United move played out over three months in 1993

Amid a backdrop of brinkmanship and extraordinary candidness in the newspapers, Alex Ferguson eventually signed the 21-year-old for a record £3.75 million. But it was far from straightforward.

# roy-keane - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

'I watched Roy Keane stare down a cloud and make the wind go away' BTL

'I watched Roy Keane stare down a cloud and make the wind go away'

Jonathan Wilson tells the tale as our latest guest on Behind the Lines.

# roy-keane - Monday 9 March, 2020

TV Wrap - French implosion a reliable theme on a deeply abnormal weekend

The biggest game in Europe was in an empty stadium, other events were cancelled and Roy Keane bantered with Micah Richards. Thank heavens for France.

# roy-keane - Sunday 8 March, 2020

'Someone from United came in with the police asking Alfie not to sue Keane. He refused'

The Manchester derby used to be very different as former City goalkeeper Nicky Weaver remembers that horror tackle by the United captain, and why Stephen Ireland should have made it to the very top.

'Who asks to leave Manchester United? I look back and wonder if I was insane. Did I go mad?'

Mark Wilson was on the fringes at Old Trafford and left under a cloud. Up until recently, he was still anxious about ever going back.

# roy-keane - Thursday 5 March, 2020

How Roy Keane left his mark on Irish rugby

So many of the key players in Munster, Leinster and Ireland’s rise say Keane was their inspiration.

# roy-keane - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

'We lost 2-0 and Roy had a pop off the players. I took a bit off him. But I was thinking: this is what I want'

David Meyler on being the son of an All-Ireland winner, life after football and signing for his hero.

# roy-keane - Sunday 1 March, 2020

'I'd have killed him' - Keane criticises 'arrogant' De Gea

The Spain international was at fault for gifting Dominic Calvert-Lewin an early opening goal at Goodison Park.

# roy-keane - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Keane and Carragher pick their combined Man United '99 and Liverpool '20 XIs Remaining Loyal This post contains videos

Keane and Carragher pick their combined Man United '99 and Liverpool '20 XIs

There were a couple of disagreements during the heated discussion, as you might expect.

# roy-keane - Sunday 19 January, 2020

'You slaughtered Mourinho when he was in the job' - Things get heated between Keane and Carragher This post contains videos

'You slaughtered Mourinho when he was in the job' - Things get heated between Keane and Carragher

The punditry duo fought it out over the merits of United’s many managers since Alex Ferguson retired.

# roy-keane - Monday 18 November, 2019

'Where does he need to improve, where do you want me to start?' - Roy Keane slams 'sloppy' Rice

The former United star, who coached Rice with Ireland, said there was a long list of deficiencies in his game

# roy-keane - Monday 4 November, 2019

Roy Keane made a cameo appearance in The Young Offenders last night Fish Supper This post contains videos

Roy Keane made a cameo appearance in The Young Offenders last night

One of Cork’s favourite sons popped up on the first episode of Season 2.

# roy-keane - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

TV Wrap - Little sympathy for Granit Xhaka as Keane goes in two-footed on Spurs

Ian Wright was among those to criticise the Arsenal captain, and called for the player to apologise.

# roy-keane - Thursday 24 October, 2019

'Roy's quite straightforward, isn't he' - Solskjaer cools Kane talk

The Red Devils will not be following advice to sign the Spurs star, according to their manager.

# roy-keane - Sunday 20 October, 2019

'What are you all staring at?' - Keane sees Kane as the answer to United's goalscoring woes Just Go Get Him This post contains videos

'What are you all staring at?' - Keane sees Kane as the answer to United's goalscoring woes

The club legend says Spurs are ‘in disarray’ and Kane could score 30 goals a season ‘with his eyes closed’.

# roy-keane - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Roy Keane criticises 'abysmal' Danny Rose after England defeat

The pundit pilloried the Three Lions back line saying they ‘don’t learn’, but their coach refused to criticise individual players

# roy-keane - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Millwall appointing Keane 'would be great to watch'

The ex-Ireland assistant has been one the names mentioned to take over from Neil Harris, and former Lions boss Ian Holloway says it ‘could cause fireworks’.

# roy-keane - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Under-performing Fred accepts Man United criticism

The Brazilian midfielder has seen his form criticised this term.

# roy-keane - Monday 30 September, 2019

It's hard work watching Man United - Roy Keane Reaction This post contains videos

It's hard work watching Man United - Roy Keane

The former Red Devils captain was unimpressed with the club’s latest performance at home to Arsenal.

# roy-keane - Sunday 22 September, 2019

De Gea 'lucky' to get new Man United contract, claim Mourinho and Keane Criticism This post contains videos

De Gea 'lucky' to get new Man United contract, claim Mourinho and Keane

The Spaniard recently signed a fresh deal that will keep him at Old Trafford until 2023.

# roy-keane - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Roy Keane joins Sky Sports punditry team for Premier League season

‘While I’m not coaching I still want to be involved in the game and in some ways, this is the next best thing.’

# roy-keane - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

'To question someone like Johnny, how outspoken he's been on mental health, I just think it's poor form'

Shane Supple has spoken up on behalf of former Ipswich Town team-mate Jonathan Walters.

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