Roy Keane's father passes away

The footballing legends father had a stroke in November

Roy Keane's father Maurice has passed away

According to media reports, the father of the Manchester United and Irish footballing legend passed away yesterday in Cork

'Mossy' as he was known, suffered a stroke in November.

Mossy and his wife Marie have five children, Roy, Denis, Johnson, Pat, and daughter Hilary.

It is understood that the removal of Mossie Keane will take place tomorrow with his funeral following on Saturday in Cork city. However, funeral arrangements have, as yet, to be made public.

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