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List of international goals scored by Robbie Keane

Robbie Keane , an Irish professional footballer , is the Republic of Ireland national football team’s top scorer, with 68 goals in 146 appearances. [1] Keane made his international debut in a 2-1 defeat against the Czech Republic in March 1998, [1] and scored his first international goals on his fifth appearance, a UEFA Euro 2000 qualifying 5-0 victory over Malta . [2] He became Ireland’s all-time leading scorer in October 2004, when he scored twice against the Faroe Islands during the 2006 FIFA World Cup qualifier , [3] passing Niall Quinn ‘s record of 21 goals in 91 games. [4] In June 2013, Keane also became Ireland’s most capped player on his 123rd appearance in a 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification match against the Faroes. [5]He is one of six Republic of Ireland players with 100 or more caps, [6] and has also captained his national team over 50 times. [5] [5] He is one of six Republic of Ireland players with 100 or more caps, [6] and has also captained his national team over 50 times. [5] [5] He is one of six Republic of Ireland players with 100 or more caps, [6] and has also captained his national team over 50 times. [5] Continue reading “List of international goals scored by Robbie Keane”