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Roy Keane was born in a financially unsupported family in Ballinderry Park, Mayfield, Cork. He was born on 10 August 1971. His father, Maurice, somehow wanted to make money that would be sufficient for the family. Thus he did not refuse any work. He used to do every work he gets, finally at a knitwear group and Murphy’s Irish Stout distillery. His house was interested in sports but much more interested in soccer; various of his relations had played for lower teams. Also, they played for Rockmount.

Quick Info
Full NameRoy Maurice Keane
Date Of BirthAugust 10, 1971
Birth Place Cork, Ireland
ProfessionFootball Player, Coach
Wife(s)Theresa Doyle (1997-Present)
Age49 years
Height5 ft 10 in
Net WorthUS $60 million

Keane was also very much interested in sports. And at the age of nine, Roy Keane took boxing. He trained boxing for several years. His dedication to boxing paid off, and he acquired each of his four rounds in the novice league. But at the same time, Roy Keane was even developing as a promising football player at Rockmount. He got chosen professional of the year in his initial period.

Roy Keane

After that, his potential in football got highlighted. Despite this, he was not offered the trial abroad for the English football team. As a child, Keane was a fan of  Celtic and Tottenham Hotspur, and beloved professionals were Liam Braddy and Gleen Hoddle. But as time passed, He started supporting Manchester United, and he started admiring Bryan Rabson the most.



For Keane, his dream started becoming true slowly. It all began in 1989, when he finally confirmed for the Irish club Cobh Ramblers, under manager Eddie O’Rourke. Then, Roy Keane started getting full-time training. In a match against

Belvedere, for FAI Youth Cup, Keane’s performance impressed the attention of a scout of Nottingham Forest, and they told him to go to England for trial. His performance even attracted the manager of Nottingham Forest, and his first deal was offered worth £47,000 with Cobh Ramblers in the summer of 1990. For Nottingham Forest, Roy Keane got a professional league debut versus Liverpool in the 1990-91 period. In that match, his performance was excellent and encouraged his manager to use him more.

Keane’s performance was improving a lot. His performance started attracting attention from the top clubs of the Premier League. In 1992, the manager of Blackburn Rovers spoke to Keane about chances to move to Lancashire. Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson heard about the move, so he phoned Keane and offered him to play from Manchester United. Keane made his move to Manchester United. In his debut, Roy Keane netted the ball twice. He slowly established himself as a first-choice player in the squad.

He was declared as a Celtic member on 15 December 2005.

Roy Keane


At the age of Twenty-six, Keane got wedded to Theresa Doyle in 1997 with five children. When Keane joined Manchester United, his family lived in Bowdon, where they had a lovely modern four-bedroom house. And after that, they went to a mock Tudor estate in the country. Keane was born to a low-income family. But by his excellent progress in his football career, they had a 1930s-built home to build a new £2.5 million house near Hale.

On 6 June 2009, Keane and his family purchased a place in the Ipswich area near Keane’s new club training ground, Ipswich Town. Roy Keane bought many houses and even tried to fix them in many places. This house could be why they moved out of the property and had to sell it on Twenty-fifteen. Keane has both of his autobiography to publish, first in 2002 and the second half in 2014.



Keane, one of the most dominating central mid-fielders, stands Five feet ten inches tall and weighs about 80 kilograms. He is currently Forty-nine years old. Roy will turn 50 on Tenth August Twenty-twenty one. Throughout his career in Manchester United history, he was the very most outstanding leader.

Roy Keane

Roy Keane was honored nine times in eight years as the skipper. Though he was outspoken sometimes and controversial, We will always remember him as the most renowned player in the history of Manchester United. Keane had a pet dog of breed Labrador Retriever named Triggs. His pet dog got once even described as football’s biggest canine celebrity.

The birth sign of one of the highly competitive players is Leo. When he got his retirement as a player, after a short time, he got appointed for the post of Sunderland’s position. Under Keane’s brilliant tactics, Sunderland, which was at 23rd place in the Football League Championship, won the division honor and promoted the Premier League. He was put at rank 11 in the table of toughest footballers in records, in 2007 by The Times.



Roy Keane, an Irish football manager and a former player has a net worth of 60 million dollars.