After Roy Keane stole the show with his steering wheel mustache during ITV’s FA Cup coverage on Saturday, Sportsmail takes a look at his facial hair over the years
- Roy Keane sports a steering wheel mustache during ITV’s FA Cup coverage
- This is after a varied history of facial hair for the Former Manchester United man
- sporstmail takes a look at his various looks over the past few years
Forget football, let’s admire the facial hair. Roy Keane’s steering wheel mustache was clearly the most striking feature of ITV’s FA Cup coverage on Sunday and is just the latest in an impressive array of hirsute experiments from the Irishman.
From last summer’s clean-shaven look to his recent silver bush, The Mail on Sunday tracks the progression of Keane’s ever-changing looks and dares to suggest which celebrity figure could be -pundit channel.
Roy Keane debuted a new handlebar mustache during ITV’s FA Cup coverage on Saturday
Butt-Head, Euro 2020
A clean shaven Keane bears a passing resemblance to the cartoon character buthead
Just for the young, hairless jawline of the cartoon character, you understand. Not his grumpy, on-screen demeanor.
Saddam Hussein, World Cup 2022
Alf-Inge Haaland has compared Keane’s world cup to that of notorious Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein
Keane’s old nemesis, Alf-Inge Haaland, offered this comparison in a tweet. Then it was quickly removed. The coward.
Billy Connolly, World Cup 2022
A post-beard-tache-and-soul-patch combo has been compared to comedy legend Billy Connolly
Keane’s sharp wit helps make him a compelling presence on TV. His well-manicured soul-cap beard recalled the well-mannered comedian.
Des Lynam, FA Cup 2023
The former United star’s latest appearance has drawn comparisons to Des Lynam
Keane may lack the presenter’s subtle eyebrow control, but his manicured tache runs close to Lynam on the beard front.