Robbie Keane Biography

Published on : 13 May, 2017

Facts of Robbie Keane

Birth Name Robert David "Robbie" Keane
Father Robert
Mother Anne Keane
Nationality Irish
Birth Place/City Tallaght, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Working For the Republic of Ireland national team ( March 2006 until August 2016)
Salary 3.5 million USD (2016)
Net Worth $55 million
Married Yes
Married to Claudine Palmer
Children Robert Ronan Cambridge Keane, Jr., Hudson
Date of Birth: 1980 July 8
Age: 36 years old
Birth Nation: Ireland
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Birth Sign:: cancer


A proven striker, Robbie Keane has scored more than 300 goals in his professional career. He is a professional footballer from Ireland. He last played for LA Galaxy. He played as a forward. He served as the captain of the Republic of Ireland national team from March 2006 to August 2016. Currently, he retired from the International format of the football.

Early Life

Robbie Keane was born as Robert David “Robbie Keane” on 8 July 1980, in Dublin, Ireland. He is Irish by nationality. His ethnicity is unknown at this time. His star sign is Cancer. He is the son of Robert and Anne Keane.

Club & International Career

After accomplishing his youth career of football, Robbie Keane joined Wolverhampton on 9 August 1997, where he played from 1997 to 1999. Throughout his professional career of football, he played for several prominent teams like the Coventry City, Internazionale, Leeds United, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Celtic and West Ham United ( as a loan from Tottenham Hotspur), LA GALAXY, Aston Villa (as a loan from LA GALAXY). He has 268 goals in 569 apps with the club.

Robbie Keane is a most successful player in the international format of football. He is the most capped player in the history of Republic of Ireland football. Before took a retirement from the international game, he has 68 goals in 146 apps. He represented his nation Ireland at the 2002 World Cup and 2012 European Championship.

Numerous awards and rewards have honored him. As an individual, he was honored by Tottenham Hotspur Player of the Year, Premier League Player of the Year, Celtic Player of the Year, Republic of Ireland All-Time Top Scorer, and LA Galaxy Most Valuable Player.

Personal life & Affair of Robbie Keane

Robbie Keane married his longtime girlfriend Claudine Palmer on 7 June 2008. His wife was a former Miss Ireland Contestant. Since getting married to till date, the couple enjoys their successful marriage life. The loving between them seems unbreakable. There is no any news in the air about their separation. Together they have two sons. His first child named Robert Ronan Cambridge Keane, Jr. born on 10 May 2009. The couple welcomed their second son named Hudson, on October 5, 2015.

Robbie Keane is a cousin of iconic singer Smiths frontman Morrissey. His cousin Jason is an Irish footballer. Currently, he plays as a striker for Cabinteely in the League of Ireland. He has his UEFA “A” Licence in January 2016, via the FAI’s Coach Education Programme.

Robbie Keane was a talented player of football. He is an agile player and a versatile forward. He also has an ability to scores a goal from long distance. He is recognized for his pace, dribbling, and passing skills. He is known for his leadership throughout his career. 

Salary & Net Worth

Robbie Keane is active on Twitter and Instagram. His salary is impressive. As of 2016, his salary is $3.5 million USD (2016). He has an accumulated net worth of $55 million

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