In The Irish News: August 9 1997: Mick McCarthy backs Roy Keane being made Manchester United captain

Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy (right) was happy when Roy Keane was appointed Manchester United captain 20 years ago.
Republic of Ireland boss Mick McCarthy has backed Alex Ferguson's decision to appoint Roy Keane as Manchester United captain this season. Keane was an automatic selection in the Republic's [...]

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