Aston Villa signed Ireland striker Robbie Keane on a two-month loan from Major League Soccer’s Los Angeles Galaxy, subject to international clearance from the sport’s governing body FIFA.
Robbie Keane will join Landon Donovan in the Los Angeles Galaxy strike force as the team chases a place in Major League Soccer’s postseason.
West Ham signed Ireland striker Robbie Keane from Premier League soccer rival Tottenham until the end of the season to boost the club’s fight against relegation.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
West Ham won 3-1 at Blackpool to climb off the bottom of the standings in English soccer’s Premier League, as Liverpool beat Stoke 2-0 for its third straight win.
David Beckham capped his career as a Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder with a second Major League Soccer championship as his team rallied to defeat the Houston Dynamo 3- 1.