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Robbie Keane Biography

Robert David "Robbie" Keane is an Irish footballer, who plays as a striker for the Los Angeles Galaxy and captains the Republic of Ireland national football team. eane has scored 54 goals for the Republic of Ireland from 25 March 1998 to 7 September 2012, making him the all-time record Irish goalscorer, having become the first male Irish player to score 50 international goals in June 2011. He is the 26th highest international scorer in the history of International football, and the third highest International scorer among active players. Keane was Ireland's top scorer at the 2002 FIFA World Cup in South Korea and Japan, with three goals plus a converted penalty in the shoot-out with Spain. Keane began his professional career at Wolverhampton Wanderers, scoring twice in his first team debut aged 17. He changed club frequently between 1999 and 2002, breaking transfer fee records, but his brief spells at Internazionale andLeeds United were unexceptional. He joined Tottenham Hotspur in 2002 and played there for six years. The 2007–08 season was the most fruitful of his career as he set a career record of 23 goals in a season, scored a landmark 100th competitive goal for Tottenham and won his first senior honour, the League Cup. He moved to Liverpool in July 2008 but he spent only six months at the club and soon returned to Tottenham and was made first team captain. In January 2010, Keane moved on loan to Scottish Premier League side Celtic for the rest of the season. He left Tottenham for Los Angeles Galaxy in 2011. On 21 January 2012, Keane achieved the extremely rare feat of having scored goals in competitions for ten different clubs, when he scored twice for Aston Villa against former club Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League.

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ISL 2017: Teddy Sheringham rejected offers from Premier League clubs to join ATK
ISL 2017: Teddy Sheringham rejected offers from Premier League clubs to join ATK
The former Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United star is said to have turned down multiple offers from England before joining ATK.
ISL 2017: ATK coach Teddy Sheringham commends team's desire to fightback after loss to Chennaiyin
ISL 2017: ATK coach Teddy Sheringham commends team's desire to fightback after loss to Chennaiyin
ATK came away from Chennai with no points, but their coach takes positives from the fightback
ISL 2017, Match 18: Chennaiyin FC vs ATK, Player Ratings
ISL 2017, Match 18: Chennaiyin FC vs ATK, Player Ratings
It was a thriller of a match, as Chennaiyin beat ATK 3-2.
ISL 2017, Match 18: Chennaiyin FC vs ATK, 5 Talking Points
ISL 2017, Match 18: Chennaiyin FC vs ATK, 5 Talking Points
After an absolute thriller of a match, we take a look at some of the talking points, as Chennaiyin beat ATK 3-2.
ISL 2017: Robbie Keane will not play Chennaiyin FC game, confirms coach Teddy Sheringham
ISL 2017: Robbie Keane will not play Chennaiyin FC game, confirms coach Teddy Sheringham
Sheringham is trying to stay upbeat despite his team's struggles while expressing his unhappiness with some of the tackling.
ISL 2017: Robbie Keane named in ATK squad for away match against Chennaiyin FC
ISL 2017: Robbie Keane named in ATK squad for away match against Chennaiyin FC
The striker had missed the first three matches of the season.
ISL 2017: ATK star Eugeneson Lyngdoh likely to miss rest of season due to knee injury
ISL 2017: ATK star Eugeneson Lyngdoh likely to miss rest of season due to knee injury
The midfielder limped off the pitch in his side's previous match against Jamshedpur FC.
ISL 2017: Robbie Keane watches ATK's 4-1 loss to FC Pune City from the stands at Salt Lake Stadium
ISL 2017: Robbie Keane watches ATK's 4-1 loss to FC Pune City from the stands at Salt Lake Stadium
ATK were completely taken apart by FC Pune City.
ISL 2017: We, not the opponents, should entertain the crowd, says ATK head coach Teddy Sheringham ahead of Pune encounter
ISL 2017: We, not the opponents, should entertain the crowd, says ATK head coach Teddy Sheringham ahead of Pune encounter
Sheringham spoke about a host of issues ahead of his side's game against Pune.
ISL 2017: 5 Indian Super League opponents who were teammates before
ISL 2017: 5 Indian Super League opponents who were teammates before
From being friends in Europe to being foes in India!
ISL 2017: 10 teams with the highest social media following 
ISL 2017: 10 teams with the highest social media following 
Social media has been an important aspect for the ISL clubs.
ISL 2017: List of injured players ahead of opening week of season
ISL 2017: List of injured players ahead of opening week of season
These players will miss the first round of matches.
ISL 2017: ATK star Jayesh Rane likely to return from injury in two weeks
ISL 2017: ATK star Jayesh Rane likely to return from injury in two weeks
He had earlier picked up an injury during a training session.
ISL 2017: Coach Rene Meulensteen hints at 'surprise' in Kerala Blasters lineup vs ATK
ISL 2017: Coach Rene Meulensteen hints at 'surprise' in Kerala Blasters lineup vs ATK
Kerala Blasters take on ATK in the ISL season opener tomorrow
ISL 2017: Kerala Blasters have full squad available, ATK sweat over Robbie Keane's fitness
ISL 2017: Kerala Blasters have full squad available, ATK sweat over Robbie Keane's fitness
Kerala Blaster have their full squad at their disposal tomorrow against ATK
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