It was one of those curious nights when events on the sidelines were always going to be more telling than those on the pitch, but Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane can at least take plenty of encouragement from a statement first win in charge of the Republic of Ireland. The new regime got off to a fine start with a commanding win over Latvia.
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Wednesday 25 May 2011
Robbie Keane hit two as the Republic of Ireland cruised to a 5-0 win over 10-man Northern Ireland in the Carling Nations Cup in Dublin last night.
Tuesday 03 May 2011
Julian Dicks believes the lazy attitude of some of West Ham's players could cost the club their place in the Premier League, and lead to the sacking of manager Avram Grant.
Friday 01 April 2011
Former Leeds chairman Peter Ridsdale has hit out at his successor Ken Bates for branding him the cause of the club's financial problems.
Sunday 27 March 2011
Saturday 26 March 2011
The Republic of Ireland have become used to bitter disappointment in recent years, losing in the play-offs for a series of tournaments. Presented with what seemed an excellent chance to qualify directly for Euro 2012 they are already in danger of being subjected to another eliminator, at best.
Saturday 19 March 2011
West Ham United face a shortage of options up front as they seek a first win at Tottenham since 1999, with Frederic Piquionne (foot) and Demba Ba both doubtful.
Saturday 05 March 2011
Wednesday 02 February 2011
Robbie Keane maintains he has "nothing to lose" as the Republic of Ireland striker looks to fire West Ham out of the relegation zone – starting at Blackpool tonight.
Friday 21 January 2011
Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp has slammed Birmingham over their conduct during Robbie Keane's failed transfer to St Andrew's.
Friday 21 January 2011
Fulham manager Mark Hughes is hoping to tie up a loan deal for Chelsea youngster Gael Kakuta.
Tuesday 18 January 2011
Robbie Keane today branded Birmingham's failed bid to buy him as a publicity stunt.
Monday 17 January 2011
Birmingham have confirmed they are no longer interested in signing Tottenham striker Robbie Keane, stating that it "would not be in the best financial interests of the club" to pursue the deal.
Friday 07 January 2011
Birmingham are keen to know sooner or later whether they can sign Robbie Keane to give them time to pursue other targets if their bid to sign the Tottenham striker falls through.
Thursday 06 January 2011
Birmingham first team coach Peter Grant admits there "are a lot of bridges to be crossed" before any possible deal for Tottenham striker Robbie Keane is completed.
Wednesday 05 January 2011
Birmingham are in talks with Tottenham as they attempt to strike a deal to bring Robbie Keane to St Andrew's.
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