ROBBIE KEANE RUMORS & GOSSIP
Over the weekend and into the beginning of this week, countries from all over Europe have been gearing up for European Championship qualifiers, while other countries have participated in international friendlies. On one hand, you have 34-year-old Robbie Keane of Ireland. And on a lesser scale you’ve got the Socceroos of Australia prepping for the Asian Cup in 2015 with their star...
Robbie Keane plundered a hat-trick as the Republic of Ireland maintained a perfect start to their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign with a 7-0 demolition of minnows Gibraltar.
Keane struck three times inside 12 first-half minutes to wrap up a second successive Group D victory before he and his team-mates had even broken sweat to leave the visitors in tatters.
The Ireland skipper, winning...
MLS – LA Galaxy 3-0 Toronto FC
2 goals from Robbie Keane in the first half in three minutes and scoring volley for goal of the week plus an assist for Donovan to set a new MLS record were the stories of the evening in StubHub Center, Carson.
Landon Donovan speaks:
“To be honest, [the assist record] wasn’t on my radar until the last, probably, month or so,” said Donovan,...
Leave it to LA Galaxy manager Bruce Arena to capture the sentiment behind Robbie Keane’s often spectacular and surprisingly undersold tenure in MLS.
“Good performance,” Arena told reporters after Keane scored twice in the Galaxy’s 4-0 victory over New York on Sunday. “Two important goals. Obviously, the first one was a classic Keane goal. Spectacular goal. Overall, very...
We always knew that good things often happen when Robbie Keane has the ball in the opponents’ penalty area. On Saturday night, we learned that the breaks can go his way when he loses it in the danger zone.
Keane, 34, registered one of the most unique assists Major League Soccer has ever seen in the L.A. Galaxy’s 2-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps.
The Galaxy were leading 1...
Robbie Keane celebrated his national-record 126th appearance for Ireland by grabbing a hat trick in a 3-0 win over Faeroe Islands in World Cup qualifying on Friday, taking the Los Angeles Galaxy striker's international tally to 59 goals.
Keane demonstrated his predatory instincts by scoring from close range in the fifth, 56th and 81st minutes at Lansdowne Road to lift the Irish...
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June 07, 2013
Robbie Keane scored two goals and Mike Magee added another as the Los Angeles Galaxy beat the San Jose Earthquakes 3-1 Wednesday night to complete a 3-2 aggregate victory in the teams' Western Conference semifinal series.
Alan Gordon gave San Jose hope in the 82nd minute when he put away a miss-hit shot from Justin Morrow for his first career playoff goal. But the Earthquakes...
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November 08, 2012
LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane may have gone a little overboard when he grabbed Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Jake Livermore's rear end near the end of the first half of Tuesday night's friendly soccer match. Keane was probably excited to take on his former team and get reacquainted with his old teammates, but a simple handshake or pat on the back would have been just fine...
Robbie Keane scored two to lead the LA Galaxy past the Chicago Fire on Sunday afternoon. LA is now back in playoff contention in the Western conference, and picked up their third clean sheet of the season.
A handball in the box in the first half led to Keane's first goal, as he beat Fire goalkeeper Sean Johnson on the penalty kick to give LA an early lead.
In the second half...
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Ireland captain and Los Angeles Galaxy forward Robbie Keane paid tribute to the family of Irish soccer fan James Nolan after scoring a goal in the Galaxy's 3-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday.
Nolan, 21, of Blessington, County Wicklow, who was in Poland to follow Keane and the Irish national team during their European Championship run went missing on Sunday...
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June 24, 2012