It is Berbatov who normally enjoys playing Steve Coppell´s men, having scored six times against them this season, and the hosts were given a lift when the striker was ruled out of the clash at the Madejski Stadium with a groin injury.
Coppell himself highlighted the threat that Keane also provides, and so it proved as he gave a masterclass in being the roaming striker, his goal in the 16th minute drawing him level with Berbatov on 23 for the season.
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