Republic of Ireland v Estonia

Keane staying for 'special night'

November 14, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Robbie Keane has refused to miss out on the Republic of Ireland's big night after resisting a request to return the United States ahead of the MLS Cup Final.

Keane, 31, who plies his trade at LA Galaxy, struck twice in Friday night's 4-0 Euro 2012 play-off rout of Estonia in Tallinn, prompting club boss Bruce Arena to suggest he could head back to Los Angeles to prepare for Sunday's showdown with Houston Dynamo.

However, Keane was not about to pass up the opportunity to celebrate qualification ...

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