‘What’s the secret to happiness?’ ‘Realising unhappiness is also fleeting.’ Disappearing ghost On January 29th Paul Kimmage and Brian O(...)

Roy Keane: ’If you think it’s a sending-off or David Gill might be wrong or Alex Ferguson, you say it. These people are just: ‘It’s Man United, woh!’ It’s like Disneyland – Man United Land, with f**king Micky Mouse running everywhere.  Photograph: Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images

Roy Keane’s sustained criticism of Alex Ferguson extended to a new target during a night at Lancashire County Cricket Club to promote his latest bo(...)

Last week, Raheem Sterling talked himself out of the England starting XI by telling Roy Hodgson that he was tired. The reaction of one former England (...)

Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane gives a team talk to the  players before the game against Germany  at the Veltins-Arena, Gelsenkirchen. Photo: Joe Giddens/PA

It’s interesting how so much post-Gelsenkirchen talk has wound up focusing on what a trio of ex-players back in a Dublin television studio thought of (...)

President Barack Obama with his Game Golf aid at Vineyard Golf Club. Photograph: AP Photo/Steven Senne

Game Golf’s evolution from a wall of post- it notes in Galway to a device President Obama wears on his belt has taken John McGuire on an extraordinary(...)

 Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has sarcastically accepted  criticism from Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert and assistant Roy Keane over the Chelsea manager’s handshake towards the end of their Premier League clash last month.Photograph:  Dave Thompson/PA Wire

José Mourinho has suggested he would have been heavily sanctioned by the game’s authorities had he shoved a rival coach as Arsène Wenger pushed him(...)

 Chelsea manager José Mourinho (right) attempts a premature handshake with  Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert (centre) and Roy Keane (second left). Keane said later the Chelsea boss  would be “knocked out” if he tried to shake hands before the final whistle in Sunday league football.  Photograph:  Nick Potts/PA Wire

José Mourinho has responded to Roy Keane’s criticism of him with a sarcastic retort in which he intimated that neither the Aston Villa assistant, or (...)

 Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Last Thursday, at different ends of Dublin, two of British football’s most successful club football managers gave an insight into their approaches and(...)

Ireland’s Jack Grealish clashes with Ermin Alic of Montenegro in an under-21 tie earlier this year. Photograph: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

A strong afterglow from the Republic of Ireland’s strong start to the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign is poised to burn brighter by the probable enlisti(...)

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has backed comments from his assistant Roy Keane over  the Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho’s lack of respect in trying to shake hands before the end of the recent Premier League game. Photograph:    Nick Potts/PA

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert has given assistant manager Roy Keane his full backing over his controversial book and recent comments which cast some d(...)