Golden Goal: Peter Beardsley for Newcastle v Nottingham Forest (1996) | Newcastle United

Of all the iconic moments that have come to define the Premier League era, few stick in the mind quite like that which occurred at Elland Road on Monday 29 April 1996. Title-chasing Newcastle had just beaten Leeds 1-0 and, interviewed after the game their manager, Kevin Keegan, had a few things to get off his chest. He started agitated, got increasingly angry and by the end had turned the volume up to 11.

For many, the I will love it rant was pure Keegan, exposing him as a man too emotional for his own good and signalling the precise point that the destiny of the 1995-96 Premier League…


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