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AVTV press conference: Watch Keane face the national media

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AVTV press conference: Watch Keane face the national media

Roy Keane was hard at work on his first day at Villa - facing a host of national media at Bodymoor Heath.

Keane's first task was chatting to club television station AVTV for an exclusive interview.

Then it was on to press duties with journalists from television, radio and newspapers.

Keane was in relaxed mood as he faced questions on his new and exciting role in claret and blue.

Watch the press conference now.

The new No.2 spoke of his delight at being asked to assist boss Paul Lambert, a man he admires greatly.

The Man Utd legend chatted about his enthusiasm for the role and how he can't wait to get started when pre-season begins on July 7.

He gave his reasons for wanting to get back into the cut and thrust of daily contact with players - and how both he and the boss are keen to push Villa forward in the coming campaign.

He chatted about his role with the Republic of Ireland and how the dual role with benefit both Eire and Villa.

Watch the press conference now.

By @AVFCOfficial 2nd July 2014
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