The same day Roy Keane adorned the front page of this paper by flying back into his hometown to launch the Liam Miller tribute match also happened to be the 25th anniversary of him joining Manchester United for a then record British transfer fee.
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Sun, 29 May, 2016
n the publicity for the recent film and book , the author Daniel Taylor regularly opted for a certain comparison to help people grasp the scale of Brian Clough’s magnificent achievement with Nottingham Forest in the late ‘70s.
Tue, 29 Dec, 2015
I’m willing to bet that even those green army veterans of Paris for whom Thierry Henry will always come complete with horns and cloven feet, can’t help finding themselves seduced by the Frenchman’s multi-walk-on role in the latest Sky Sports commercial.
Sat, 08 Aug, 2015
Gary Neville might regard it as “The Dog and Duck versus the Red Lion” owing to the current fortunes of both clubs, but Manchester United versus Liverpool is the biggest game in English football - bar none.
Thu, 11 Dec, 2014
Injury might have robbed Giovanni Trapattoni of the chance to treat tonight’s game in Cardiff as a full-blown dress rehearsal for the World Cup qualifiers but, by selecting Wes Hoolahan to play behind Shane Long in a 4-4-1-1 formation, the Ireland manager is hoping to test-run an alternative system for facing Sweden in Dublin next month.
Wed, 14 Aug, 2013