Robbie Keane

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Robert David Keane (born 8 July 1980) is an Irish professional football coach and former player who played as a forward. Keane served as captain of the Republic of Ireland from March 2006 until his international retirement in August 2016. Keane is the most capped player and is the top goalscorer in the team's history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robbie Keane has received more than 4,442,433 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Robbie Keane is the 2,566th most popular soccer player (down from 2,382nd in 2019), the 201st most popular biography from Ireland (down from 197th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Irish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Robbie Keane ranks 2,566 out of 16,923Before him are Rui Jordão, Julien Darui, Miguel Oviedo, Ted Drake, Hakan Çalhanoğlu, and José Chamot. After him are Jacques Songo'o, Hans Ooft, Ludovico Avio, Bengt Berndtsson, Roy Andersson, and Lorenzo Serra Ferrer.

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Among people born in 1980, Robbie Keane ranks 83Before him are Tom Boonen, Gong Hyo-jin, Theofanis Gekas, Jolin Tsai, Zachary Levi, and Christoph Metzelder. After him are Sam Riley, Matthew Gray Gubler, Luke Hemsworth, Sebastian Deisler, Yossi Benayoun, and Kareena Kapoor.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Robbie Keane ranks 201 out of 460Before him are Rex Ingram (1892), John A. Costello (1891), Domhnall Gleeson (1983), Jane Wilde (1821), John Philip Holland (1840), and Tim O'Reilly (1954). After him are Sara Allgood (1879), Lena Rice (1866), Larry Mullen Jr. (1961), Matt McGrath (1875), Garret FitzGerald (1926), and Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh (1911).


Among soccer players born in Ireland, Robbie Keane ranks 3Before him are Roy Keane (1971) and Tony Dunne (1941). After him are Willoughby Hamilton (1864), Arthur Johnson (1879), Billy Whelan (1935), Liam Brady (1956), John McKenna (1855), John O'Shea (1981), Denis Irwin (1965), Johnny Giles (1940), and Shay Given (1976).