Friday 20 April 2018

Ferguson still trying to call shots -- Keane

Roy Keane believes former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson still wants to exert "control and power" at Old Trafford, spurred by a "massive ego", despite handing the reins to David Moyes last summer.

In his first response to criticisms about him in Ferguson's recent autobiography, Keane takes aim at the man who was his boss for 12 years.

Asked what he believed was Ferguson's main strength, Keane said: "Ruthlessness". Tellingly, when asked to name the best manager he played under, there was a long pause before he replied: "Brian Clough."

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