Being touted as the dream team, the duo of Martin O’Neill & Roy Keane will be the unveiled this Saturday, confirmed FAI Chief Exec John Delaney.
Announcements like these are bound to make some Twitter gold. Here are a few of them (that we could find).
Roy Keane to be Ireland’s No.2… Let’s have a moment of silence for the poor souls who’ll be the 4th official for Ireland games.
— Nathan Caton (@NathanCaton) November 5, 2013
Can see it now. 2016 on the 100th anniversary of the 1916 rising the Great Patriot Roy Keane leads Ireland to Euro Glory on French soil.
— MarkC (@MarK_C81) November 5, 2013
Very excited by this Martin O’Neill – Roy Keane thing. Very bloody excited. No excuses for sub-par displays for the first time since Kerr.
— Gavan Casey (@GavanCasey) November 5, 2013
Wonder what the odds are of Roy Keane headbutting O’neill within 2 weeks of working together
— Footy Accumulators (@FootyAccums) November 5, 2013
Don’t care what happens the Irish team so long as scenario arises where Roy Keane bollocks Leo Varadkar on live television
— Oireachtas Retort (@Oireachtas_RX) November 5, 2013
Roy Keane reminds me of Sean Bean’s character in Patriot Games #loony
— Scötty Gooner (@sbgoodguy) November 5, 2013
We make Roy Keane 10/1 to serve a touchline ban in first year of the job.
— Paddy Power (@paddypower) November 5, 2013
Roy Keane: Ireland to change their strip to very dark green indeed.
— andrew rimmer (@ianandrewrimmer) November 5, 2013
— Sean Kelly (@seankkk_) November 5, 2013
I wonder is Roy Keane actually the real life Dexter Morgan and is only waiting for the right moment to abduct Adrian Chiles? Think about it
— Cathal O Leary (@LFC4Lyf05) November 5, 2013