Kevin Keegan

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez on March 20, 2016
Kevin Keegan tips Rafael Benitez to keep Newcastle United in the Premier League
Kevin Keegan says that new Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez will keep the Magpies in the Premier League.
21:00
Paul Miller (left) of Charlton Athletic and Andy Gray of Aston Villa jump for the ball during a match at The Valley in London. Charlton Athletic won the match 3-0.
On this day: Aston Villa hammer champions elect Liverpool
Thirty-nine years ago today, Aston Villa scored five first-half goals as they hammered league leaders Liverpool at Villa Park.
Dec 15, 06:00
Alberto Moreno of Liverpool and Siem de Jong of Newcastle United challenge for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Liverpool at St James' Park on December 6, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne,
Five memorable disallowed goals
After Liverpool full-back Alberto Moreno sees a goal chalked off, Sports Mole picks out five other memorable disallowed goals.
Dec 7, 11:40
Kevin Keegan in action for SV Hamburg during a German League match
On this day: Liverpool hammer Kevin Keegan's Hamburg
Thirty-eight years ago today, Terry McDermott scored a hat-trick as Liverpool beat a Hamburg side that contained Kevin Keegan 6-0 at Anfield.
Dec 6, 06:00
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United celebrates as he scores their sixth goal and his fourth during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Norwich City at St James' Park on October 18, 2015
Georginio Wijnaldum: 'Newcastle United do care about losing'
Georginio Wijnaldum says that he and his Newcastle United teammates are not flippant about the Magpies' collective woes.
Nov 28, 01:04
Newcastle United's English head coach Steve McClaren watches his players from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Newcastle United at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 7, 2
Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren reveals Peter Beardsley talks
Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren reveals that he has spoken to former striker Peter Beardsley about the team's playing style.
Nov 11, 10:26
A horrified Jose Mourinho watches his Chelsea side take on Newcastle on September 26, 2015
Top five Premier League managerial meltdowns
Following Jose Mourinho's meltdown yesterday evening, Sports Mole picks out five other Premier League bosses that have lost their cool in front of the cameras.
Oct 4, 11:30
Headshot of Sam Matterface dated August 10, 2015
In Off The Post: Sam Matterface's say on the weekend's Premier League action
In his weekly column for Sports Mole, Sam Matterface pays particular attention to the plights of Newcastle United and Sunderland.
Sep 22, 14:35
Alex Ferguson applauds.
Ex-Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson: 'England were overrated'
Ex-Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson reveals that he never thought about managing England because it is "an impossible job".
Sep 22, 11:25
Newcastle United assistant manager John Carver during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace on March 22, 2014
John Carver: 'Newcastle United will never return to glory'
John Carver says that Newcastle United will never be successful again.
Sep 15, 01:13
Headshot of Sam Matterface dated August 10, 2015
In Off The Post: Sam Matterface's say on the weekend's Premier League action
Sports Mole columnist Sam Matterface runs the rule over the opening weekend of 2015-16 Premier League action.
Aug 10, 14:46
Steve Round during the Rio Ferdinand Testimonial Match between Manchester United and Sevilla at Old Trafford on August 9, 2013
Steve Round turns down Newcastle United coaching role
Former Everton and Manchester United coach Steve Round says that he has rejected the opportunity to be part of Steve McClaren's backroom team at Newcastle United.
Jun 22, 09:26
Martin Keown celebrates after scoring the opening goal fo England during the England v Malta friendly internatioal at the Ta''Qali National Stadium
On this day: England toil against minnows Malta
Fifteen years ago today, England made hard work of beating Malta in their final friendly match before Euro 2000.
Jun 3, 08:00
Former England football manager Kevin Keegan speaks during the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, north-west England on April 11, 2013
Kevin Keegan slams Mike Ashley for 'disrespecting' Newcastle United supporters
Kevin Keegan sympathises with supporters of former club Newcastle United and believes that they have been 'disrespected' by owner Mike Ashley.
May 24, 10:59
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield on May 16, 2015
Steven Gerrard: Boyhood fan to Liverpool great
Sports Mole looks back at Steven Gerrard's Liverpool career and the legacy that he leaves behind at Anfield.
May 17, 13:08
Former England football manager Kevin Keegan speaks during the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, north-west England on April 11, 2013
On this day: Kevin Keegan loses his cool live on air
On this day in 1996, Kevin Keegan launched his now-infamous rant against Sir Alex Ferguson as the Premier League title pressure began to show.
Apr 29, 08:00
Newcastle United assistant manager John Carver during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace on March 22, 2014
John Carver wants Newcastle United to entertain
John Carver says that his Newcastle United team should look to entertain in the same mould as Kevin Keegan's side during the 1990s.
Apr 9, 08:44
Stan Collymore of Liverpool scores a dramatic last minute winning goal during the FA Carling Premiership match between Liverpool and Newcastle United played at Anfield on April 3, 1996
On this day: Liverpool trump Newcastle United in seven-goal thriller
Nineteen years ago today, Liverpool edged out Newcastle United 4-3 at Anfield in a game widely considered the best in Premier League history.
Apr 3, 08:00
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates the first goal with his team mates during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between England and Lithuania at Wembley Stadium on March 27, 2015
Five ex-England managers back Football Association reforms
Greg Dyke's plan to increase the number of home-grown players in the Premier League receives backing from five ex-England managers.
Apr 2, 01:58
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool after scoring the third goal looks to team mate Fernando Torres who scored the second gaol in the first half during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield on March 8, 2008
On this day: Fernando Torres, Steven Gerrard star in Liverpool victory
On this day seven years ago, Fernando Torres and Steven Gerrard lead the way in Liverpool's 3-0 victory over Newcastle United.
Mar 8, 12:34
Former England football manager Kevin Keegan speaks during the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, north-west England on April 11, 2013
Kevin Keegan: 'Newcastle United going nowhere'
Kevin Keegan claims that former club Newcastle United is suffering from a lack of direction.
Feb 23, 17:15
Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring for Manchester United against Manchester City on February 13, 2005.
On this day: Manchester United battle past Manchester City
On this day in 2005, Wayne Rooney and an own goal from Richard Dunne earned Manchester United a 2-0 victory over Manchester City.
Feb 13, 07:37
Andy Cole in action for Manchester United against Aston Villa on February 04, 1995.
On this day: Andy Cole joins Manchester United
Twenty years ago today, Newcastle United agreed to sell prolific striker Andy Cole to Manchester United.
Jan 10, 10:08
Newcastle's Fabricio Coloccini stands dejected with his side two down at Man City on August 19, 2013
Fabricio Coloccini turns down Newcastle United job?
Fabricio Coloccini tells Newcastle United that he does not want to become manager of the club if Alan Pardew leaves, according to a report.
Dec 30, 11:27
Former England football manager Kevin Keegan speaks during the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, north-west England on April 11, 2013
On this day: Newcastle United hammer Tottenham Hotspur on Tyneside
Eighteen years ago today, Kevin Keegan's Newcastle United recorded a 7-1 home victory over Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League.
Dec 28, 09:59
Michael Owen celebrates one of his three goals against Germany on September 08, 2001.
On this day: Michael Owen wins Ballon d'Or
Thirteen years ago today, Liverpool and England striker Michael Owen won the coveted Ballon d'Or award.
Dec 17, 09:58
Alan Pardew, manager of Newcastle United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St James' Park on August 30, 2014
Kevin Keegan: 'Players are with Alan Pardew'
Kevin Keegan believes that the Newcastle squad is fully behind manager Alan Pardew following their recent upturn in fortunes.
Nov 4, 18:04
Dwight Yorke speaks to the media during a press conference at Museum of Contemporary Art on December 10, 2012
On this day: Dwight Yorke hat-trick counts for little at Newcastle United
Eighteen years ago today, Dwight Yorke scored a hat-trick during Aston Villa's 4-3 defeat away at Newcastle United.
Sep 30, 09:52
Brian Clough and Peter Taylor sit on the touchline prior to Nottingham Forest's European Cup final against Malmo on May 30, 1979.
Top 10 Brian Clough quotes
Sports Mole picks out 10 of the most memorable quotes from former Derby County and Nottingham Forest boss Brian Clough.
Sep 20, 10:59
Luis Figo of Real Madrid with the European Footballer of the Year award before the Primera Liga match between Real Madrid and Oviedo on January 14, 2001
The most surprising transfers in football history
Following Brazilian legend Ronaldinho's move to Mexican side Queretaro, Sports Mole looks at some of the most surprising transfers in football history.
Sep 6, 14:34
Andy Cole in action for Manchester United against Aston Villa on February 04, 1995.
On this day: Andy Cole scores four against former club Newcastle United
Back on this day in 1999, Manchester United striker Andy Cole reacted to being left out of the England squad by scoring four goals against Newcastle United.
Aug 30, 10:04
Kenny Dalglish the Liverpool manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Liverpool at Carrow Road on April 28, 2012
On this day: Newcastle United sack Kenny Dalglish
Sixteen years ago today, a string of bad performances saw Kenny Dalglish sacked as the manager of Newcastle United.
Aug 27, 09:57
Football pundit Alan Shearer attends the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Awards at ExCeL on December 16, 2012
On this day: Alan Shearer suffers heavy defeat on Newcastle United debut
Back on this day in 1996, Alan Shearer's Newcastle United debut ends in a 4-0 defeat at the hands of Manchester United.
Aug 11, 10:15
Former England football manager Kevin Keegan speaks during the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, north-west England on April 11, 2013
On this day: Southampton sign Kevin Keegan
Back on this day in 1980, double European Footballer of the Year Kevin Keegan signed for Southampton.
Jul 23, 10:11
Luis Suarez of Liverpool celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford on March 16, 2014
Phil Thompson: 'Liverpool will cope without Luis Suarez'
Phil Thompson believes that Liverpool are capable of moving forward without Luis Suarez after the Merseyside outfit agreed to sell the striker to Barcelona.
Jul 11, 15:11
Brian Clough and Peter Taylor sit on the touchline prior to Nottingham Forest's European Cup final against Malmo on May 30, 1979.
On this day: Nottingham Forest retain European Cup
Thirty-four years ago today Nottingham Forest edge out Hamburg to win the European Cup for the second season in succession.
May 28, 10:01
Kenny Dalglish the Liverpool manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Liverpool at Carrow Road on April 28, 2012
On this day: Liverpool win second European Cup
Back on this day in 1978, Liverpool win the European Cup as Kenny Dalglish scores the only goal of the game against Club Brugge.
May 10, 09:55
A Liverpool football club supporter looks at floral tributes and memorabilia ahead of a memorial service to mark the twentieth anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster at Anfield in Liverpool, north-west England on April 15, 2009
On this day: 96 fans lose their lives at Hillsborough
Back on this day in 1989, a crush at Hillsborough kills 96 supporters prior to an FA Cup semi-final tie between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest.
Apr 15, 09:31
Former England football manager Kevin Keegan speaks during the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, north-west England on April 11, 2013
Kevin Keegan: 'Luis Suarez among Liverpool's best ever players'
Former Liverpool striker Kevin Keegan believes that Luis Suarez deserves to be mentioned alongside some of the greatest players in the club's history.
Apr 6, 20:18
Former England football manager Kevin Keegan speaks during the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, north-west England on April 11, 2013
Kevin Keegan "surprised" by Liverpool title challenge
Former Liverpool striker Kevin Keegan admits that he has been surprised by the club's title challenge this season.
Apr 6, 20:07
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Leicester CityLeicester31199354312366
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs311710456243261
3Arsenal30167748301855
4Manchester CityMan City30156952322051
5West Ham UnitedWest Ham301311647351250
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd30148838271150
7Southampton31138104132947
8Stoke CityStoke31137113437-346
9Liverpool2912894540544
10Chelsea30101194541441
11West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom30109113037-739
12Everton29911951411038
13Bournemouth31108133850-1238
14Watford30107133032-237
15Swansea CitySwansea3199133140-936
16Crystal Palace3096153240-833
17Norwich CityNorwich3177173254-2228
18Sunderland3068163655-1926
19Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3067172955-2625
20Aston Villa3137212258-3616