However, a statement on the Spurs website read: "Liverpool FC have acknowledged that the way its website reported comments of its manager, which were widely covered by the media, was inappropriate. Transfer history. The Republic of Ireland international scored 122 times in two spells – either side of a disappointing half a season at Liverpool – and made 306 appearances, winning the League Cup in 2008. Keane went on to become one of the most feared strikers in the Premier League after bursting onto the scene as a teenager. New old Tottenham striker Robbie Keane finds time in a busy transfer deadine day to submit his 2009 entry for understatement of the year: "It was a … I would specifically like to thank chairman Daniel Levy for understanding, that, as a fan, joining Liverpool is a lifelong dream of mine and one I couldn't let pass me by. Read more. Robbie Keane became the most expensive teenager in British football when he joined Coventry on this day in 1999. Keane, 28, underwent a medical on Monday after agreeing personal terms on a four-year contract worth around £80,000 a week over the weekend. Read more. Robbie Keane scored 122 times for Tottenham (Sean Dempsey/PA), How to watch every Matchday 5 Premier League game. The Republic of Ireland international scored 122 times in two spells – either side of a disappointing half a season at Liverpool – and made 306 appearances, winning the League Cup in 2008. "I have only good things to say about my time at Tottenham and expect them to go from strength to strength under Juande Ramos and Daniel Levy.". Copyright © 2020 BBC. Please turn on JavaScript. He scored 12 times in 31 top flight appearances before being snapped up by Inter Milan for £13million after just a season at Coventry.

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Liverpool have completed the signing of striker Robbie Keane from Tottenham for a fee that could rise to £20.3m. Keane, 28, underwent a medical on Monday after agreeing personal terms on a four-year contract worth around £80,000 a week over the weekend. Keane's performances and goalscoring record with both Wolves and his national teamattracted much interest from larger clubs and a move for the young striker seemed immin… Burnham blames Sunak in Manchester lockdown row as talks descend into confusion, Chancellor urged to make self-isolation payment tax-free, Rennie calls for clarity on contact tracer numbers, Majority of Scots back restrictions on single-use items, survey suggests, £1m fund to support Scots town centre projects, Sam Smith tells of panic attacks, anxiety and depression, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hails Harry Maguire’s ‘very good performance’ at Newcastle, Tony Blair denies breaching quarantine rules after US trip, Judd Trump to face Neil Robertson in English Open final, Nicola Adams hailed as a ‘trailblazer’ following Strictly Come Dancing launch, Outsourced tracing scheme fails to contact 250,000 people, analysis says, Late flurry helps Manchester United see off Newcastle at St James’ Park, Barcelona slump to surprise defeat at Getafe, Pep Guardiola defends Sergio Aguero over contact with Sian Massey-Ellis. by Press Association. Transfer history. But it was at Tottenham where he really found a home after moving to White Hart Lane in 2002. "In light of that acknowledgement (they) have apologised and agreed to make a donation to our Club's main charity, the Tottenham Hotspur Foundation. He had scored 29 goals in two seasons for Wolves in the second tier to convince Coventry to splash out £6million for the then 19-year-old. © Aberdeen Journals Ltd 2020. But Levy added: "I was incredibly disappointed when I first heard, not only that Liverpool had been working behind the scenes to bring Robbie to Anfield, but that Robbie himself wanted to go and submitted a transfer request to this effect.

About £20m has been raised by selling Crouch, John Arne Riise, Scott Carson and Danny Guthrie. They have already drafted in Philipp Degen, fellow full-back Andrea Dossena, goalkeeper Diego Cavalieri and teenagers David Ngog and Emmanuel Mendy. Keane progressed through Wolves' youth ranks and made his professional debut aged 17 on 9 August 1997, scoring twice against Norwich City. Keane made an instant impact with two goals on his debut in a 2-0 win over Derby at Highfield Road. "I will never forget them. Season Date Left From club Joined To club MV Fee ; Date: Nov 28, 2018 ... Total transfer fees : Total transfer fees : £93.47m : Youth clubs. It was a struggle at the San Siro after Marcelo Lippi, the manager who brought him to Italy, left and Keane returned to England to join Leeds on loan in December 2000. Keane returned to England on loan at Aston Villa in 2012, scoring three more top flight goals to end his career with 126 strikes in the Premier League. ... Robbie Keane joins Coventry for record transfer fee. For as little as £5.99 a month you can access all of our content, including Premium articles. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Keane paid tribute to Levy and Spurs and revealed that the move to Anfield was too good to turn down. Season Date Left From club Joined To club MV Fee ; Date: Nov 28, 2018 ... Total transfer fees : Total transfer fees : €103.85m : Youth clubs. But it was at Tottenham where he really found a home after moving to White Hart Lane in 2002. Spurs said they agreed an initial fee of £19m plus a potential further £1.3m. 2 1 1 3 1. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Robbie Keane. Keane's move to Liverpool concludes a long transfer wrangle with Spurs, The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites, I'm chuffed to bits, I highly rate Keane, he's a proven Premier League striker. Watch BT Sport's unbeatable line-up of world-class live sport for just £25 per month. Exeter Chiefs are crowned Champions of Europe! He owes much of his cumulative transfer fee to the £63m Real Madrid … This is the transfer history of Karriereende player Robbie Keane. Tottenham have also agreed to drop their official complaint to the Premier League after Liverpool apologised for their conduct in pursuing the Irishman.