Throughout his fantastic playing career - at Nottingham Forest, Manchester United, Celtic and Ireland - his trademark aggression and determination on the pitch have meant that he can turn a game around in seconds. It is these same qualities, however, that have often led to him hitting the headlines. Now manager of the resurgent Sunderland AFC, he's determined as never before to make a fresh mark on the game. Famed and admired for taking no prisoners on the football pitch, his mission now is to strengthen his team's position in the top flight of British football. This fully up-to-date book reveals all about the man, player and manager. By speaking to those close to Roy, as well as members of the public who have encountered him in their everyday lives, bestselling authors Stafford Hildred and Tim Ewbank have gained amazing insights into the man in full.