Tributes are being paid to Robbie Keane upon his official retirement from professional football.
The Republic of Ireland's new assistant coach retires as Ireland's record goalscorer (68) and most capped player (146).
He scored 325 goals in 737 club appearances, including 126 in the Premier League for clubs including Tottenham, Leeds and Liverpool.
Right up there with the best we’ve produced. https://t.co/0BLTUyXTY3— Kevin Kilbane (@kdkilbane77) November 28, 2018
It was hard work carrying you all those years....😂
Goalscorer, Game Winner, Captain, Leader.November 28, 2018
Congratulations on a fantastic playing career Robbie Keane! 👏November 28, 2018
My fave Robbie Keane stat is that he's Ireland's all-time record goalscorer with 68, *over three times* as many goals as second place (Quinn, 21)— Michael Cox (@Zonal_Marking) November 28, 2018
⚽️126 Premier League goals
🇮🇪68 International goals
Robbie Keane has announced his playing retirement from football after being named by Mick McCarthy as his assistant coach with the Republic of Ireland national side.https://t.co/xWtt8Yfeng pic.twitter.com/0XApcZObjn— Sky Sports Football (@SkyFootball) November 28, 2018
Robbie Keane has announced his retirement from football! 🇮🇪
👤 883 games
⚽️ 393 goals
Ireland’s all-time record appearance maker 🙌
Ireland’s all-time record goal-scorer 💪
Ireland’s best ever? 🐐 pic.twitter.com/cjJXSbY1qC— Goal (@goal) November 28, 2018
#PL matches = 349
⚽️ = 126
🅰️ = 37
What a career Robbie Keane 🙌 pic.twitter.com/JpqInr49JC— Premier League (@premierleague) November 28, 2018
- Record Goalscorer 🏆
- Captain 🇮🇪
- Legend of the Game ⚽November 28, 2018
🔥🔥 When Keano scored four... 🔥🔥November 28, 2018
Robbie Keane confirms his retirement from playing football, thanks for all the memories 🙏🏼 🇮🇪 pic.twitter.com/YwfvYnJXSo— Back Page Football (@bpfootball) November 28, 2018
Robbie Keane has officially announced his retirement from professional football.
🏅 598 appearances
⚽️ 126 Premier League goals
🇮🇪 146 caps for Ireland
⚽️ 68 international goals pic.twitter.com/jaMGrTuXfC— football.london (@Football_LDN) November 28, 2018
Robbie Keane has confirmed his playing days are officially over.
Legend. ☘️ pic.twitter.com/FmrdVHakqk— Virgin Media Sport (@VMSportIE) November 28, 2018
"What an amazing role model for the people of Ireland"
Robbie Keane has announced his retirement from football. Here's our tribute to @FAIreland's greatest goalscorer from his final International game.November 28, 2018
Born a winner. Best of luck in retirement, Robbie Keane! pic.twitter.com/viWTbvqUlS— Major League Soccer (@MLS) November 28, 2018
Updated at 4.09pm.