Hold the Back Page – In O’Neill and Keane we trust

HTBP seaniemacNeil Sherwin and Ger McCarthy discuss the new Ireland managerial team as well the FAI Cup Final, Champions League and Premier League.

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The big news this week is the announcement that Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane are the new Irish managerial team, and both Neil and Ger give their views on the decision. Can Keane accept that he won’t be the main man calling the shots?

After a superb FAI Cup Final, the lads discuss the positive vibes in the aftermath of the game and the hope that this could generate some much needed interest in the League of Ireland.

It was another hectic week in the Champions League with Arsenal winning away in Dortmund, Chelsea being efficient at home home to Schalke, Manchester United struggling in Sociedad and Manchester City sealing a place in the knockout stages for the first time. Meanwhile, Juventus are in a bit of hole, can they did themselves out of it with two group games to go?

To round off it’s into the Premier League where Manchester United and Arsenal go head to head, while there’s also a discussion on concussion and the measures that should be taken in the wake of the Hugo Lloris incident.

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