Ireland have had greats like Shay Given, Paul McGrath, who played a lot of his best stuff in the old top-flight, and Richard Dunne represent the country in the Premier League but the three best Irish players to play in England’s top flight are...
Keane wasn’t a flamboyant player but what he was notorious for was making the right decision when on the ball.
Keane's stubbornness was perhaps one of the main reasons he left United in 2005 but he will always be considered one of the greats to have played for one of the biggest clubs in the world.
Irwin was a player Ferguson trusted most and he never let the Scot down.
Although he enjoyed collective success at Chelsea, his best individual performances came in a Blackburn Rovers shirt.