Football: O'Shea Keane to Be a Winner like Roy; WC Group 4: France V Rep. Ireland.One Day to Go
Byline: Michael SCULLY
IT would be hard to be involved day in, day out with Roy Keane and not have some of that utter will to win rub off on you.
Hence it should come as little surprise that John O'Shea, Keane's team-mate at Manchester United and occasional midfield partner this season, wants what his older colleague wants when the big prize is mentioned.
The World Cup. Keane remarkably refused to travel to Japan in 2002 when he sensed the Irish squad wasn't ready to go for the ultimate accolade.
With O'Shea, it's a case of wanting to qualify for the finals - and then making the sort of impact he feels Ireland should be making with the squad at Brian Kerr's disposal.
"The obvious answer is that …
Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Publication information: Article title: Football: O'Shea Keane to Be a Winner like Roy; WC Group 4: France V Rep. Ireland.One Day to Go. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Mirror (London, England). Publication date: October 8, 2004. Page number: 68. © 2009 MGN LTD. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group.
This material is protected by copyright and, with the exception of fair use, may not be further copied, distributed or transmitted in any form or by any means.