Well renowned with the nickname” Keano” by his fans, Robbie Keane is one of the most skilled footballer players to have ever played in the English premier league. Former Irish football star Keane has played for many Elite football clubs in his professional careers like Tottenham Hotspurs, Wolves, Liverpool and LA Galaxy football club. Keane is also the most capped player for Ireland’s national football team. He is a versatile player who can play excellently even as the winger but mainly as the striker and central forward.
Keane has also worked as the assistant manager for his Irish national football team from 2018 to 2020. Keane has also played for his national football team, Ireland earning his 146 Caps till date after making his international football debut back in 1998. He has won many significant trophies like MLS Cup and the Football league Cup playing for different football clubs. Footballer Robbie is widely regarded as one of the finest attackers of the game due to his aggressiveness, finishing ability, precise shooting during the game. This biography on former Irish international football star, Robbie Keane covers some of the important moments from his early life.
Robbie Keane: Quick Facts
|Full name||Robert David Keane|
|Nickname||Also called “Keano” by his fans|
|Date of birth||08-07-1980|
|Father’s name||Robbie Keane senior|
|Mother’s name||Anne Keane|
|Siblings||One brother and two sisters|
|Brother’s/Sister’s name||Sister whose names are Natasha Keane and Amy Keane Brother whose name is Graham Keane|
|Height||5.9 feet (1.75 m)|
|Weight||73 Kg (160 pound)|
|Body measurement||Chest size: N/A Waist size: N/A Biceps : N/A|
|Body type||Athletic body|
|Eye color||Black color|
|Hair color||Black color|
|Shoe size||11 (US)|
|Wife/girlfriend/ex-wife||Wife whose name is Claudine Palmer|
|Children||Two sons only|
|Children name||Sons whose name is Robert Keane and Hudson Keane|
|Net worth||Around 40 million dollars|
|Playing position||Striker and central forward|
|Social media presence||Instagram and Twitter|
|Income Source||Additional bonuses, endorsement, sponsorship and merchandise|
|Last Updated||Feb 2022|
Former Irish international footballer Robbie Keane was born to their father Robbie Keane senior and mother Anne Keane. Both his father and mother are natives of the Republic of Ireland. This footballer was born in a middle-class family in the capital of Ireland, known as Dublin. Robbie also has one brother and two sisters as his siblings in his family. His sister’s names are Natasha Keane and Amy Keane and his brother’s name is Graham Keane. Their parents very well raised Robbie Keane and his siblings. According to his parents, he played football with his brother and friends in the playground and his backyard.
The talented child, Keane, was soon recruited in the local football club Fattercairn in his home country Ireland. In 1990, Keane joined another football club Crumlin United where he played six seasons as a youth player. He played with the legendary jersey number 10 on his jersey while he was playing at the club and international level. Likewise, he used Keane as his name in his club and his national team kit during his career. Starting as a forward in his early days, he has established himself as one of the best in his position.
Robbie Keane Age, Height, Weight, and Body measurement
Irish former international football player Keane was born on 08-07-1980, making him 41 years old. Robbie follows Christianity as the religion and his Zodiac (horoscope) sign is Cancer. Keane is also nicknamed by the short name “Keano” by his fans. Delighted by his talent, Robbie’s father took him to the local clubs in his country, who was soon recruited in the junior team of FC Fattercairn. Since then Robbie has been playing at a high level, making him one of the best players in modern football.
Keane has an athletic body and he stands 5.9 feet tall. Footballer Robbie has evenly matched weight for a professional footballer, as he weighs around 160 pounds (73 kilograms) at normal. He has green color eyes and blonde color hair. Keane is very professional and takes very care of his body, training, and diet. We currently do not have any information about his body measurement. We will update the information very soon. Likewise, Keane uses a shoe size of 11 (US).
Robbie Keane Net worth
As per multiple sources, Robbie Keane is worth around 40 million dollars to date. He has played with different football clubs in his career like Tottenham Hotspurs, Wolves, Liverpool and LA Galaxy football club. Therefore a major part of his net worth constitutes Football club salary and additional bonuses, endorsement, and sponsorship deals.
He has made 146 appearances for his national football team after making his international football debut in 1998. Robbie has also earned a significant salary playing for his national team. Wolves signed him while he was a young boy, where he earned a signing bonus and salary according to his contract. Likewise, he was again signed by the English football clubs, Tottenham Hotspurs and Liverpool. He has also earned as the commentator in various matches. He also owns multiple extraordinary cars in his collection, such as Toyota.
Who is Robbie Keane Wife?
Robbie Keane is well renowned for his football skills and personality. He is married to his lovely girlfriend, whom he had known for a long time. Her name is Claudine Palmer and she was also a participant in Miss Ireland contest. Palmer also has completed her bachelor’s degree from the university in the capital of Ireland, Dublin. The couple married in 2008 and they have been inseparable ever since. They fell in love with each other during his Tottenham hotspurs.
They are parents to two sons, Robert Keane and Hudson Keane. Keane and his wife have a huge following on their social media accounts like Instagram and Twitter. Former English premier league striker Robbie Keane is widely regarded as one of Ireland’s most influential former footballers.
Robbie Keane Style of Play and Playing Position
Robbie Keane is an intelligent and versatile footballer with beautiful trophy collections throughout his career. His vision, agility and fast dribbling made him one of the best attackers while still playing. He had very good first touch and precise shooting in his old prime days. Keane was also brilliant at crossing the ball, making chances to head the ball into the net. Keane has won several major trophies like the MLS Cup and Supporter’s community shield while playing many big football clubs. He has played mostly as a striker and the central forward in his professional football career. Footballer Keane is also quite famous as the precise finisher in this sport.
Robbie Keane Instagram
Robbie Keane is also quite active on social media like Instagram and Twitter. This footballer keeps updating the fans about the matches, and, his announcements. Keane posts pictures of his vacations in different places, family, and his teammates, earning him huge fan followings worldwide. He uploads pictures with his cars, watches and children on social media.
Facebook: 561k followers
Instagram: 622k followers
Robbie Keane FIFA 22 rating
Former Irish international footballer Keane is a retired professional footballer. He does not have a player rating in FIFA 22 as he is not playing for any club or the country anymore. Keane, however has-icon FIFA cards in FIFA 22 game. He has 86 overall ratings and is given striker as his preferred position in the FIFA 22 prime icon card.
- Keane was always supported by his parents, who was very fond of football from a young age.
- Robbie was soon recruited in the local football club Fattercairn in his home country Ireland.
- In 1990, Keane joined another football club Crumlin United where he played six seasons as a youth player.
Professional Career (Playing from 1997-2016)
- Even though Keane was given a chance to play for other premier league clubs, he decided to play for Wolves to develop his football skills.
- He played 74 matches for the English football club and scored 24 goals for his team in the meantime.
- He was sold to Inter Milan but he was out of favor with the new manager which ultimately made him accept a loan deal to Leeds United.
- After two seasons, Keane was transferred to Tottenham Hotspurs football club where he scored impressive 80 goals in 197 appearances.
- He also played a season for the rival club, Liverpool FC where he scored five goals 19 appearances.
- Robbie Keane signed with the MLS football club LA Galaxy, where he featured in 125 games for the club and scored 83 goals in return.
- He played a season in loan with Aston Villa and a season with Indian super league club Atletico de Kolkata (ATK), before hanging his boots in 2018.
- Robbie Keane is the Irish all-time top scorer and 20th-highest all-time international goal scorer in the history of football. (As of 2022)
- The legendary former Irish footballer has scored 68 goals in 146 appearances for his national football team.
Trophies and titles:
- Three times MLS Cup winner with LA Galaxy FC
- Supporter’s Shield winner with LA Galaxy FC
- Nations Cup winner with his Irish national football team
- Football league Cup winner with Tottenham Hotspurs