Roy Keane has branded Liverpool and Tottenham’s lack of trophies prior to now decade as “embarrassing”.

Although each side impressed on the European stage this week, with Liverpool working 5 previous Porto whereas Tottenham held Juventus to a 2-2 attract Turin, a failure to ship when it issues most has hampered their silverware success lately.

With solely two League Cups between them since 2008, Keane believes the golf equipment have to be successful extra trophies.

Speaking on Wednesday evening, he stated: “For a membership the scale of Liverpool and Tottenham, one trophy in 10 years is fairly embarrassing.

“I know the Champions League has taken over now, particularly with the money behind it, but to be successful to be a big club you need to win trophies.”

Tottenham’s final trophy got here within the 2008 League Cup last after beating Chelsea whereas Liverpool recorded success in the identical competitors 4 years later. 

But since then, each golf equipment have repeatedly fallen brief within the likes of the FA Cup, the League Cup and the Premier League.

Keane added: “The golf equipment you’re speaking about Liverpool and Spurs ought to have the ability to compete within the Champions League and positively qualify, and win an FA Cup or a League Cup.

“(Of) course you should be able to win an FA Cup or a League Cup, that should go hand in hand.”