Spurs legend Robbie Keane signs for ATK

Ireland and Spurs icon, Robbie Keane will don the Atletico de Kolkata colours to help the club defend its ISL title.

Robbie Keane - cropped

Keane will look to combine with Robin Singh to bolster ATK's attack.

Atletico de Kolkata made one of the biggest signings in Indian Super League (ISL) history when it signed Irish football legend Robert David “Robbie” Keane, in a bid to secure its third ISL title.

The two time ISL champion announced the signing of the former Spurs player on Friday.

"To join the current Indian Super League champions is a great pleasure and through hard work I hope to bring the ATK fans more success and enjoyment over the course of the 2017/2018 season," said Keane.

Keane was a prolific scorer for Ireland with 146 international appearances and an impressive tally of 68 goals. He was Ireland’s top-scorer at the 2002 FIFA World Cup and also represented his country at UEFA Euro 2012 followed by Euro 2016.

Robbie has been a legend of the English Premier League, having weaved his magic at Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool and Major League Soccer team Los Angeles Galaxy.

Keane is a versatile forward, capable of playing anywhere along the front line will look to combine with Robin Singh to bolster ATK's attack.

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