Snapshot: Roy Keane & Gareth Southgate Forced To Economise At Manchester Derby

Chris Wright

9th, January 2012


By Chris Wright

It seems that, with the recession still biting and Robbie Earle no longer around to ‘sort everybody out’, the money men over at the ITV Football department have been reduced to extreme bouts of penny-pinching when it comes to providing match tickets for their pundits.

Lord knows I’m all for a bit of sensible thrift, but surely perching Roy Keane on Gareth Southgate’s lap at the Etihad for the sake of the cost of a second ticket is a little OTT?

It all looks a little bit awkward.

“Gareth, please tell me that’s a biro in your pocket…”