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After his handlebar moustache on Saturday, Sportsmail take a look at Roy Keane's facial hair past

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After his handlebar moustache on Saturday, Sportsmail take a look at Roy Keane's facial hair past

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

Roy Keane debuted a new handlebar mustache during ITV’s FA Cup coverage on Saturday

Butt-Head, Euro 2020

Roy Keane's clean shaven doppleganger

A clean shaven Roy Keane bears some resemblance to the cartoon character buthead

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

During the World Cup, Keane's salt and pepper beard was compared to Saddam Hussein

The beard is gone and replaced by a handlebar mustache

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.

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Billy Connolly, World Cup 2022

This came while he was wearing a mustache and soul-patch

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

Des Lynam's iconic appearance is the latest to earn the Keane comparison

The pundit looks similar to his final World Cup style, but missing the soul-patch

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.