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#The Second Half

From The42 Opinion: Roy Keane self-destructs when faced with contentment Reaction

Opinion: Roy Keane self-destructs when faced with contentment

In his autobiography The Second Half, Keane acknowledges his dysfunctional habits.

From The42 Roy Keane: 'It was never going to be like Little House on the Prairie' Messy Divorce

Roy Keane: 'It was never going to be like Little House on the Prairie'

The former Manchester United captain expected his eventual exit from the club to be messy.

From The42 Roy Keane: ‘Man United is like Disneyland – ‘f**king Mickey Mouses running everywhere’ Interview

Roy Keane: ‘Man United is like Disneyland – ‘f**king Mickey Mouses running everywhere’

“It’s almost like a Mafia situation – ‘You’re one of us – don’t ‘f**king say anything bad

From The42 Roy Keane: 'I don’t want people to think I’m bitter and twisted towards Alex Ferguson' Clarification

Roy Keane: 'I don’t want people to think I’m bitter and twisted towards Alex Ferguson'

“I’m not for one minute playing down what he achieved.”

From The42 John O'Shea says Roy Keane book comments were exaggerated Interview

John O'Shea says Roy Keane book comments were exaggerated

The Ireland assistant boss joked that the defender had inadvertently sealed Cristiano Ronaldo’s move to United

From The42 Lambert confident Keane will remain at Villa despite book claims Reaction

Lambert confident Keane will remain at Villa despite book claims

In the recently published autobiography, The Second Half, Keane described the Ireland job as his “primary” role.

From The42 Kenny Cunningham: Roy should've asked for the armband if he wanted it so much Raised Eyebrows

Kenny Cunningham: Roy should've asked for the armband if he wanted it so much

And he says he put a lot of effort into those quizzes.

From The42 Tesco are giving out free prawn sandwiches with copies of Roy Keane's book Bravo

Tesco are giving out free prawn sandwiches with copies of Roy Keane's book

The supermarket chain have made a sly reference to one of the United legend’s most famous quotes.

From The42 'It is a very intimate, revealing book and it's very sad in places' - Eamon Dunphy The Second Half

'It is a very intimate, revealing book and it's very sad in places' - Eamon Dunphy

The not-senior panelist was impressed by the work of his successor Roddy Doyle.

From The42 'It's an excellent book for anyone who's interested in the end of greatness' - Dunphy on Keane's latest Review

'It's an excellent book for anyone who's interested in the end of greatness' - Dunphy on Keane's latest

The Irish pundit praises the “outstanding” and “tragic” autobiography.

Keane: Mourinho handshake 'a disgrace' - and he'd get knocked out on a Sunday morning

You’re right – Roy Keane really wasn’t impressed by the Chelsea boss.

From The42 It's all in the past - Roy's just taking his chance to set the record straight Brought To Book

It's all in the past - Roy's just taking his chance to set the record straight

Roy Keane book circus enters its fourth (and final?) day with the ‘world exclusive launch’ that wasn’t.

From The42 Keane wrote second book to defend himself against 'a pack of lies' The Second Half

Keane wrote second book to defend himself against 'a pack of lies'

That said, it’s not all about ‘falling out’ with people, according to the Ireland assistant boss.

From The42 Keane blasts Fergie for turning on players who brought him 'millions, a statue, and a stand' OLD WOUNDS

Keane blasts Fergie for turning on players who brought him 'millions, a statue, and a stand'

Spoiler alert: Roy Keane and Alex Ferguson still don’t get along.

From The42 As it happened: Roy Keane press conference to launch 'The Second Half' Roy Week

As it happened: Roy Keane press conference to launch 'The Second Half'

Roy Keane’s new autobiography hit the shelves this morning. Now he meets the media in Dublin to face their questions.

From The42 Why do fools fall in love? A timeline of Keane and Dunphy's relationship through the years Bromance

Why do fools fall in love? A timeline of Keane and Dunphy's relationship through the years

We examine the pundit’s love-hate relationship with the star, encompassing autobiographies and other controversies.

From The42 Today's Gift Grub is all about Gibraltar (definitely not about Roy's book) Roy Week

Today's Gift Grub is all about Gibraltar (definitely not about Roy's book)

We’re into day three of Roy week.

From The42 The reason Roy Keane gave for not signing Robbie Savage will make your night Whazzzzupppppppp

The reason Roy Keane gave for not signing Robbie Savage will make your night

Roy really wasn’t a fan of that old Budweiser ad.

From The42 Martin O'Neill is keeping a close eye on Roy Keane's beard BeardWatch

Martin O'Neill is keeping a close eye on Roy Keane's beard

Enough book talk – let’s talk about the beard.

From The42 Martin O'Neill: Keane book is no distraction ahead of crucial qualifiers The Boss

Martin O'Neill: Keane book is no distraction ahead of crucial qualifiers

The Ireland boss says he’s largely unaware of the detail in the leaked autobiography.

From The42 Keane: 'Fear of the unknown stopped me joining Real Madrid' Mayfield Madridista

Keane: 'Fear of the unknown stopped me joining Real Madrid'

The Corkman spent 12 years at Manchester United but reveals his regret at rejecting an offer to move to Spain in 2005 – ahead of his final season playing football

From The42 Dunphy on Keane: 'I don't think in his wildest imagination does he think I screwed him' The Second Half

Dunphy on Keane: 'I don't think in his wildest imagination does he think I screwed him'

The RTÉ pundit says ‘the pressure’s on’ Roddy Doyle to follow him.

From The42 Poll: Do the leaked extracts of Roy Keane's new book make you more or less likely to buy it? Want It Or Not? This post contains a poll

Poll: Do the leaked extracts of Roy Keane's new book make you more or less likely to buy it?

The Second Half comes out on Thursday….unless you snagged a copy from Tesco in Burnage yesterday.

From The42 How was Roy Keane's new book leaked three days before its official release? Retail Error

How was Roy Keane's new book leaked three days before its official release?

The story revolves around a Tesco in Burnage.

From The42 Roy Keane book dominates front and back pages (and a good few in between as well) The Second Half
From The42 Alf-Inge Haaland hits back at Roy Keane with Saddam Hussein comparison NO GRUDGES

Alf-Inge Haaland hits back at Roy Keane with Saddam Hussein comparison

You’ve got to admit, their beards are pretty similar.

From The42 6 questions we want addressed in Roy Keane's new book Talking Points

6 questions we want addressed in Roy Keane's new book

What happened between Keano and Dunphy? And how did Niall Quinn get him to come to Sunderland?

From The42 'Another little hand grenade they threw at me' -- Keane's account of his final days at Manchester United Explosive

'Another little hand grenade they threw at me' -- Keane's account of his final days at Manchester United

In hindsight, Keano might regret bringing Carlos Queiroz’ wife into the argument.

From The42 Roy Keane: I wouldn't have missed a drugs test like Rio Ferdinand The Second Half

Roy Keane: I wouldn't have missed a drugs test like Rio Ferdinand

‘If the doctor had said I had to do a drugs test, I’d have gone and done it.’

From The42 Keane reveals head-butting Peter Schmeichel during pre-season tour EXTRACT

Keane reveals head-butting Peter Schmeichel during pre-season tour

The then Manchester United stars woke up Bobby Charlton before Alex Ferguson stepped in to stop the fight back in 1998.

From The42 Paul Lambert says Roy Keane's critics should 'take cover' ahead of book release Judgement Day

Paul Lambert says Roy Keane's critics should 'take cover' ahead of book release

The Second Half’ is due to come out on 9 October.

From The42 Roddy Doyle: Keane was fantastic to work with right down to the proof-reading The Second Half

Roddy Doyle: Keane was fantastic to work with right down to the proof-reading

The Ireland assistant manger’s ghost writer has called collaborating on the new book a ‘great experience’.

From The42 New Roy Keane autobiography gets October release date Anticipation

New Roy Keane autobiography gets October release date

The much-anticipated book, entitled The Second Half, is being written by Roddy Doyle.

From The42 Roy Keane's new memoir will be written by Roddy Doyle Memoirs

Roy Keane's new memoir will be written by Roddy Doyle

The Second Half’ will be published later this autumn.