Angus Take House
Worst Take of the Week: Quentin Letts Vs Roy Keane
Letts vs Keane: the charity boxing match we're all waiting for.
The Roy Keane Conundrum: Fragile Masculinity and Selective Nostalgia
Given the dominance of the Manchester United side he captained, it is easy to conflate Roy Keane's aggression with his ability to motivate. But this does not mean that his brand of ultra-masculine football would work in 2017.
the unquenchable rage of chris sutton
A Lament For Chris Sutton, an Angry Pundit Caught By The Machine
Chris Sutton, Britain's most brutal football pundit, is mad as hell, and he's not going to take it anymore.
Bonfire of The Vanities: Manchester United's 1994 Humbling at The Hands of Barcelona
In November 1994, Manchester United were thumped 4-0 by a team that I had neither heard of nor seen play. Their name was FC Barcelona, and they were truly magnificent.
Remembering Roy Keane's Finest Hour for Manchester United
In the 1998-99 Champions League semi-final, Manchester United skipper and defensive midfielder Roy Keane inspired his team to a historic second-leg comeback win against Juventus. He did it by being everywhere.
extremely angry mums
What The Hell Did Ainsley Maitland-Niles’ Mum Say To Mick McCarthy In Her “Poisonous” Voicemail Rant?
If it was worse than Roy Keane’s Saipan tirade, it must have been truly monstrous.
Cultural Relatives: Roy Keane & Tom Brady
Keane and Brady must have learnt to channel discomfort. Perhaps, when you're getting so fucked over inside, you look at the straightforward slings and arrows of the outside world and think, 'that's not much.'
Cultural Relatives: Eminem & Football's Bad Boys
Roy Keane did not give a fuck what you thought about how he was. Nor Di Canio, nor Eminem. They gave you enough space to respect their commitment to the game and, after that, your opinions were moot.
the good old days
The Cult: Paul Scholes & Patrick Vieira
Who better exemplified the greatest days of Premier League football than Scholes and Vieira, players so good their respective fans still talk of needing to replace them.
The Sad, Furious Solitude of Anger's Roy Keane
What's wrong, Roy? There's a party in your mind but no one ever came? Was anyone even invited?
A Small Minority of Idiots
Roy Keane and Martin O'Neill Are Just What Irish Football Needs
Every international squad should have two managers: a sociopath and a philosopher.
Clive Martin, Illustration: Sam Taylor