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#Roy Keane

# roy-keane - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Kevin De Bruyne sticks up for Kyle Walker after Roy Keane’s comments

The Belgian star also described the Irishman as ‘a different man’.

# roy-keane - Friday 13 November, 2020

Keane: Ireland 'lacked fight' in England defeat

Speaking on ITV, Keane praised Jack Grealish and admitted England might have had a more difficult training session.

# roy-keane - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Roy Keane labels Kyle Walker an ‘idiot’ after spot-kick error

The Manchester City and England defender brought down Sadio Mane in the area, leading to Liverpool’s goal.

# roy-keane - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

Captain Harry Maguire rejects Roy Keane's claim that United lack leaders

Keane lambasted United after Sunday’s league defeat to Arsenal.

# roy-keane - Monday 2 November, 2020

Keane: Misfiring United players will cost Solskjaer his job

United’s dreadful league form continued with defeat to Arsenal yesterday.

# roy-keane - Saturday 31 October, 2020

'Roy Keane always showed up on the big days - I wanted to be like that'

Sean O’Brien believes Ireland need a Keane-like mentality if they are to get the result they need in Paris today.

# roy-keane - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Keane sceptical of hype around 'English Messiah' Grealish

The former United captain also expressed his sympathy for the out-of-form Harry Maguire.

# roy-keane - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Keane fears Manchester United 'bluffers' will cost Solskjaer his job

‘They threw the previous manager [Jose Mourinho] under the bus, they will do exactly the same to Ole.’

# roy-keane - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

'I cannot even begin to put into words what he was like when he lost his temper, it was ludicrous'

Daniel Taylor, a veteran of many of Alex Ferguson’s infamous press conferences, is our guest on the latest episode of Behind the Lines.

# roy-keane - Monday 28 September, 2020

'Maybe he spoke about another game': Klopp takes issue with Roy Keane's analysis

Keane later joked that Klopp was ‘very sensitive’.

# roy-keane - Sunday 6 September, 2020

A young Roy Keane 'slaughtering' Packie and dealing with another Setters setback

In this extract from his superb new book ‘Keane: Origins’, Eoin O’Callaghan sheds light on an eventful trip to Malta in 1989.

Clare make hurling history, Zizou at Dalyer and more of the week's best sportswriting

Stick on the kettle and settle in to some of our favourite pieces from the last seven days, including a stunning Bohemians oral history.

# roy-keane - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Now more than ever Irish football needs another Sunderland to happen

Between 2006 and 2008 Sunderland had a uniquely Irish flavour – owners, chairman and manager all coming from here. Now, with so many Ireland players struggling for game-time in England, there is a pressing need for a Drumaville sequel.

# 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

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

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'

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.

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