UK time is: 14:32:55
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Keane Scarred by Goodison Nightmare

Sunderland manager Roy Keane has been scarred by his teams 7-1 defeat earlier in the season at Goodison Park.

Keane told safc.com "I always remember the defeats, it's the way I am. The Everton game will probably stay with me until the day I die."

"It hurt me and it hurt the players but you have to move on. You have to learn from the setbacks and mistakes, I certainly learned from that defeat."

"You've got to be hurt when you have days like that and I learned a lot about myself that day. "

"The most important thing is that you don't make the same mistakes again."

"If things aren't going right you have to be prepared to change it and sometimes you have to take a 3-1 defeat, instead of being daft enough to think you can win 6-5 that was my attitude that day. They understood what we were going through."

"I've gone to grounds and been disappointed with certain clubs' attitudes towards us, but Everton showed a good bit of class and you remember these things, they are a top football club."

"We know it will be tough because Everton have the incentive of chasing that fourth spot in the Premier League, they are a good side."

"It'll be a real challenge for us but that's why we're here. I'd rather be in this position than in the Championship fighting for promotion."

"Sunday is a chance for the players to go out and express themselves and show what Sunderland is all about."

"Our home form has been good this season. We have 10 games left and six at home, we'll take that."

Vital Sunderland Says

I think every Sunderland fan is still shocked at the way we were beaten at Goodison.

Its now time for the players to show we are not as bad as the score line reflected in that game by competing and possibly pulling off a shock result this weekend.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: KEV1N Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday March 8 2008

Time: 8:00AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
We don't want any repeat performances
ClaireH
Report Abuse
08/03/2008 10:39:00

get over it it wqs one bad game this one won't be like that at all
ozanne park rangers
Report Abuse
09/03/2008 05:44:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

Team News From SoL: Sunderland v Burnley (Saturday January 31 2015)

Shrewsbury Snap Up Sunderland Starlet. (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Mavrias Interesting Celtic (Wednesday January 28 2015)

U21's Beat Man City Again (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Jones Looking To Go On Good Home Run (Monday January 26 2015)

Turnaround To Start With Burnley (Monday January 26 2015)

Gus: 'Poor Game Overall' (Monday January 26 2015)

Archived Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

List All Vital Sunderland Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Dirty Dave 32
2. Gregory Pecker 29
3. Book Thief 24
4. idle eric 21
5. Sunderlandsno1 19
6. Barry Green 17
7. JoJoGrant 9
8. andyj1973 8
9. smegma 6
10. acid man 5

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Crystal Palace 22 5 8 9 -8 23
14. WBA 22 5 7 10 -9 22
15. Aston Villa 22 5 7 10 -14 22
16. Sunderland 22 3 11 8 -14 20
17. Burnley 22 4 8 10 -15 20
18. Hull City 22 4 7 11 -10 19
19. Q.P.R. 22 5 4 13 -16 19

Breaking League News

Liverpool: LFC vs. West Ham Team News
Liverpool : 31/01/2015 14:20:00
Liverpool v West Ham - Team-News
West Ham : 31/01/2015 14:18:00
Team News From SoL: Sunderland v Burnley
Sunderland : 31/01/2015 14:16:00
United v Leicester - Team News
Man Utd : 31/01/2015 14:14:00
Crystal Palace v Everton - Team Line-Ups
Crystal Palace : 31/01/2015 14:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Fulham
Suggested By:  
Mannone 11%
Vergini 0%
O'Shea 0%
Coates 0%
Jones 41%
Larsson 5%
Bridcutt 0%
Rodwell (sent off) 0%
van Aanholt 5%
Fletcher 0%
Defoe 17%
Wickham 66' 5%
Buckley 76' 5%
None of the above 11%