When talking about Manchester United and 1999, you immediately associate Ferguson’s men with that night in Barcelona, where they came from behind to win the Champions League and complete a magnificent treble.
That night could have been drastically different, though, had it not been for another amazing comeback. This time Turin was the location, and captain-marvel Roy Keane was the man to spearhead an unbelievable turn-around in the Champions League semi-final second leg.
The game looked dead and buried after Juventus raced into a 2-0 lead, adding to the away goal the had already secured. But Keane was on a one man mission. Despite picking up yellow card which ruled him out of the final, he inspired United’s come back who eventually won the game 3-2. Full speed ahead Barcelona…