SportsTalk, December 18th: The Premier League double-red match ended 0-0, but the war continued off the field. Manchester United legend Roy Keane launched into a tirade on Van Dijk’s post-match comments from the Sky Sports guest gallery.
After the Double Red Club game, Liverpool captain Van Dijk called Manchester United’s tactics negative, saying that they only: “A team is trying to win the game. .” This ignited Keane’s anger.
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Keane said in the studio: “Van Dijk disrespects Manchester United like this and is very arrogant. This arrogance will backfire. He said there is only one ball The team is playing. And Manchester United is playing against them. Sometimes players need to wake up.”
“Great teams will Against all odds, Liverpool have only won one league title in 30 years. We played them many times when they were at their lowest. You always find different ways to win.”
“Manchester United had one or two chances in this game, they endured the pressure and settled down to take advantage of what they could. When you are disappointed with a draw, arrogance is produced, and the most important statistic is scoring.”
“Liverpool had opportunities, but they didn’t take them . This is their own fault and has nothing to do with United’s formation or injuries. I don’t think they violated anything.”
Former Liverpool forward Sturridge spoke out for Van Dijk. He believed that Van Dijk did not disrespect Manchester United, but was just disappointed with the result. Sturridge said: “I don’t think he’s looking down on Manchester United. I think every player in football around the world respects Manchester United. I wouldn’t say he’s looking down on them, I just think he’s disappointed in what Liverpool didn’t show on the pitch today. They were disappointed by what they thought they could show.”
“Roy, what do you want him to say? What do you want him to say? : ‘I’m happy, I’m happy to get one point against Manchester United’? We were expecting a good result at home.”
Keane continued to respond: “You have to find different ways to win the game, this is the game of football.”
Keane’s last shot: “We will see their game against Arsenal next week. Maybe Arsenal may try to win the game.”