What the bloggers say – Kevin Keegan’s return to Newcastle United

Ollie Irish

17th, January 2008

kevin_keegan-head_over_heels_in_love_s.jpg ‘No lover of English football will begrudge him [Keegan] the opportunity… to write a new chapter in the history of an extraordinary club. The cavalier has entered the gates and the roundheads are in flight. It may all end in tears. But the noise when he makes his return on Saturday evening will be worth hearing.’ Guardian Sport Blog
‘Keegan is different: he wants more and the fans will back him in the way that they would never have backed Didier Deschamps or Gerard Houllier. The chances are, of course, that for all his force of will, Newcastle’s title drought will roll into a ninth decade and, by measurement of the honours board, Keegan will fail. But for the revitalised Geordie fans who will go to work with an extra skip in their step today, they know they will have fun trying.’ Reuters Soccer Blog


‘I, for one, am mildly shocked, but shocked nonetheless. What’s that line? “You glorify the past when the future dries up?”’ Argie-Bargie
‘A decade ago Keegan’s appointment as Newcastle boss brought

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