Keane – Origins

by Eoin O'Callaghan


4 in stock


Genre:Non Fiction / Sport



Pick your favourite Roy Keane moment. The header againstJuventus? The tunnel clash with PatrickVieira? The bone-crunching challenge on Marc Overmars at Lansdowne Road? All worthy choices that complement hisaggressive, combative warrior persona. Butthat was Version 2.0. Keane: Origins delves into the inexplicable storyof what came before. Focusing on theperiod between 1988 and 1993, it charts Keane’s journey from an economically-ravagedCork to a spectacular three-season spell under Brian Clough at NottinghamForest via a memorable stint on a government-funded training scheme and briefspell in the League of Ireland. With contributions from former team-mates, coaches and thosewho knew him best, Keane: Origins examines a largely over-looked,under-appreciated and unheralded time in the legendary midfielder’s career thatset him on the path to immortality.

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Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 20 × 13 × 5 cm