As Spurs' best-loved entertainer, Robbie Keane is a world-class footballer who's won the hearts of the White Hart Lane faithful with his thrilling combination of flair, imagination and sheer guts.This is the definitive story of his career, charting his progression from the back streets of Tallaght to Premiership stardom with Tottenham via World Cup glory with the Republic of Ireland, via four moves costing GBP 38 million.Captain of his country and a leading goalscorer for club and country, Keane became the record Irish marksman before he'd even turned 26.
Blessed with huge self-belief, he can spark a game into life with his unique brand of impish skill.This revealing biography shows how he achieved so much, so soon, revealing the truth behind the somersaulting superstar.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 298 pages, ports. (some col.)
- Publisher: John Blake Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/08/2008
- Category: Biography: sport
- ISBN: 9781844546244