A videograb of Thierry Henry’s handball that led to France’s goal against the Republic of Ireland in the 2010 Fifa World Cup play off. Photograph:  Sky Sports

Hard-core football fans are not typically associated with critical thinking but they love to quote the French-Algerian philosopher Albert Camus when h(...)

Dublin’s Philly McMahon clashes withMayo’s Aidan O’Shea during an often fraught All-Ireland semi-final  at Croke Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

From “a big load of shite” to “absolutely brillint!”, the RTÉ panel travelled much the same journey as ourselves yesterday, losing the will to draw br(...)

Roy Keane: The focus on the Alex Ferguson feud, the sport’s most tiresome quarrel, suggested that recent signs of a genuine softening in Keane’s thinking and perspective were deceptive. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

What’s your favourite Roy Keane story? Is it Robbie Savage’s voicemail, John Hartson’s crisps or Abba on the bus at Sunderland? Is it the one about th(...)

Alex Ferguson applauds Roy Keane after his Testimonial match between Manchester United and Celtic at Old Trafford in 2006 in Manchester, England. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

It’s not entirely clear what motivates Roy Keane to put out these books, but if it’s the money, he certainly seems to give those writing the cheques t(...)

Roy Keane  watches from the stands during the  Europa League Group H match between Everton and VFL Wolfsburg. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Tesco has launched an investigation after one of its stores committed a huge blunder by selling copies of Roy Keane’s autobiography three days early.T(...)