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Roy Keane On His Infamous Fight With Peter Schmeichel

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Roy Keane and Peter Schmeichel played together for six seasons and 197 games, but the former Manchester United teammates weren’t best friends by any means. Following Eric Cantona’s retirement in 1997, Keane was appointed Manchester United captain by Alex Ferguson, ahead of Schmeichel, the more senior player. The Irishman picked up a severe knee injury early into the following season …

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Peter Schmeichel Offers Damning Assessment Of Ireland Team

Peter Schmeichel has predicted that Switzerland will beat Ireland on Tuesday night because Mick McCarthy’s team are “so bad. Ireland play the Swiss in Geneva on Tuesday night knowing that, if they win the game, they will qualify for Euro 2020. However, considering they failed to beat Georgia, who are ranked 91st in the world, on Saturday, McCarthy’s side may …

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Schmeichel Considering Director Of Football Role At United

Manchester United legend, Peter Schmeichel, insists his former club need to appoint a Director of Football to restore it to its former glory, and believes he would be the right man for the job. Jose Mourinho was sacked as the United manager on Tuesday with former player, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, appointed as the interim boss. A permanent manager will be recruited …

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Ex-Manchester United Chairman Reveals His Five Best Signings

Martin Edwards spoke to ManUtd.com ahead of the release of his new book ‘Red Glory’ by taking a trip down memory lane. And a lengthy lane it is. Edwards was the chairman of the footballing behemoth from 1980 to 2002. In that time, the 72-year-old has overseen the struggle of the 80’s, the legendary reign of Sir Alex Ferguson, and …

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Our Definitive ‘Premier League Best XI’ From The Past 25 Years

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With the Premier League celebrating its 25-year anniversary, now seems as good a time as any to put together a starting eleven of the best players that the league has had to offer. The financial boom that the Premier League facilitated (not least thanks to lucrative sponsorship deals and broadcasting contracts) have allowed English clubs to both sign and create …

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Cristiano Ronaldo Named In UEFA Fan-Voted All Time European Championship XI

L'VIV, UKRAINE - JUNE 13: Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal gestures during the UEFA EURO European Championships 2012 group B match between Denmark and Portugal at Arena Lviv on June 13, 2012 in L'viv, Ukraine. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Ahead of the European Championships beginning in France this week, UEFA asked fans to name their all-time Euros starting lineup. More than 3.5m votes were cast, and in the end a team of eleven was chosen from 50 nominees. After more than 3.5m votes, here is your EURO #alltime11…#EURO2016 pic.twitter.com/d4UmMSfYQ7 — UEFA EURO 2016 (@UEFAEURO) June 7, 2016 Goalkeeper: Gianluigi Buffon (Italy) …

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Has Kasper Schmeichel Finally Stepped Out Of His Famous Father’s Shadow?

***RIGHT IMAGE*** LEICESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel of Leicester City celebrates a Leicester goal during the Capital One Cup fourth round match between Leicester City and Fulham at the King Power Stadium on October 29, 2013 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Leicester City confirmed as Champions this past Monday is a fitting end to their remarkable season. So many individual success stories have come from this team, with Jamie Vardy going from rags to riches, Riyad Mahrez being virtually unknown when purchased in 2014 to picking up the PFA Player of the Year, among many others. In fact, you’re spoilt for choice when assessing on …

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Peter Schimeichel Criticises Man United And Midfielder Ander Herrera

The Great Dane sees the Spaniard as symptomatic of the problems at Old Trafford, despite Man United’s win over Liverpool yesterday. Man United legend Peter Schmeichel has been one of the more vocal critics of Louis van Gaal’s tenure among the club’s alumni. While the side often lacked attacking nous against bitter rivals Liverpool, they came away with the crucial …

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Peter Schmeichel Doesn’t Want Pep Guardiola At Man United

Peter Schmeichel believes Man United’s infamous playing style should not be diluted in favour of a manager’s philosophy – even Pep Guardiola’s tiki-taka. United’s recent run of form has come in for scrutiny after scoring just one goal in over 400 minutes of play – including three consecutive goalless draws. The Great Dane is the latest club legend to have a pop …

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