Search

Could Roy Keane be heading back to Portman Road – as Doncaster boss?

PUBLISHED: 13:04 25 June 2019 | UPDATED: 13:04 25 June 2019

Could Roy Keane be on his way back to Portman Road - as Doncaster Rovers boss? Picture: PA SPORT

Could Roy Keane be on his way back to Portman Road - as Doncaster Rovers boss? Picture: PA SPORT

PA Archive/PA Images

Controversial former Ipswich Town boss Roy Keane has emerged as the frontrunner for the hotseat at Doncaster Rovers, a League One rival for the Blues next season.

The fiery Irish icon left his role as assistant boss at Nottingham Forest over the weekend, and is now the favourite for the top job at the Keepmoat Stadium.

MORE: Town pull plug on Bart move to Millwall

You may also want to watch:

He leads the market on SkyBet at 7/4, followed by Steve Evans at 15/8, ex-Town loanee Richie Wellens at 7/1, David Flitcroft at 8/1 and Darren Moore at 9/1.

MORE: Town clash with Coventry moved

If appointed, Keane would lead Rovers into Portman Road for a League One clash on Saturday, September 14 - the first time he would return to Town as the boss of another team since his departure in January 2011.

Town travel to Doncaster for the reverse fixture on Saturday, April 25 - the penultimate weekend of the season.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the East Anglian Daily Times. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the East Anglian Daily Times