It was a two-horse race between fellow Donegal man Packie Bonner and Shay, with Shay pipping Packie with a vote or two to spare. See for yourself you voted for who here from the Irish Independent.
After almost 2 years absence from the Irish National team, Shay has been re-drafted under Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane before the vital qualifying game against Georgia on Sunday. Will Shay get to travel and perhaps even play in what… Read more ›
The curtain came down on Shay’s time with Middlesbrough FC on Saturday with a 0:0 draw with Leeds Utd. and another clean sheet to walk away with, but there wasn’t too much consolation for Shay, as he would’ve dearly loved… Read more ›
Shay’s “world class save at the death continued Boro’s charge up the table.” was the headline on Boro’s website after they successfully navigated another victory against Charlton. More on that here. Shay dedicated the win to Michael Booth (a close… Read more ›
With The MAG article starting with: “The vast majority who saw him play, will agree with the sentiment ‘Shay Given was Newcastle United’s greatest goalkeeper’… say no more I think. Here’s the link to the article. Below you’ll find a… Read more ›
Shay got a call almost 48 hours before the game against Bolton on Saturday and as he says himself, immediately was headed North up the A1 to re-start his career for at least a month with The Boro. The game… Read more ›
It seems that any move Liverpool may have made for Shay didn’t come off, as he’s still a part of the Aston Villa squad today. Perhaps the January transfer window could prove better?
Talk about leaving it to the last minute… it was actually the 91st and the 94th. You could say pure luck got them over the line as Jürgen Klopp said afterwards in an interview “If we continue to play like… Read more ›
Sometimes folks ask per email if Shay is fit, etc. and is that the reason why he’s not getting back into the Aston Villa team, etc. but he is ‘top-fit’ and raring to go if and when he’s called upon.… Read more ›
There’s a bloke wearing a mask of Shay in this video? Can anybody firstly find the guy wearing the ‘Shay Given’ mask and sometimes the mask slips away, and you can see whose behind it. Full points to anyone finding… Read more ›