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'I just scored the winning goal and you're on about the miss I had'

Robbie Keane is not letting his party be spoiled by anyone.

Robbie Keane with the winner.
Robbie Keane with the winner.
Image: Jae C. Hong/AP/Press Association Images

Updated at 9.50am

BY NOW YOU’VE probably woken up to the news that Robbie Keane scored the winning goal in extra-time as LA Galaxy won their fifth MLS title.

During the post-game press conference, Keane – understandably – wanted to focus on the positives.

However, one reporter insisted on questioning the Ireland captain on a miss earlier in the game when Keane should have probably passed to ball to retiring team-mate Landon Donovan:

Keane though, was having none of it.

“I only missed one chance, so, it wasn’t that bad. Jesus, you’re trying to kill me here, we just won the championship and [I] scored the winning goal.

“You’re on about the miss I made.”

Source: Ivannasee Somebutts/YouTube

It was enough to drive Bruce Arena to drink:


Originally published at 8.30am.

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