Roy Keane reignites feud with Sir Alex Ferguson

Manchester United Manager Sir Alex Ferguson (R) and Sunderland Manager Roy Keane leave the playing area at the end of the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 1, 2007 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
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 Word of advice to anybody who played for Roy Keane at Sunderland or Ipswich Town: if you ever run into him again, don’t call him ‘boss’.

Keane had previously made fun of former teammate Gary Neville for getting emotional at a Bruce Springsteen concert, and it appears his antipathy for the ‘Boss’ moniker also extends to former managers of his.

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.