2000-2001 – Strongbow away shirt – Keane 7


The Shirt

Manufacturer: Nike

Sponsor: Strongbow

Season worn: 2000/2001

Competition: FA Premier League

Player shirt features: Player sized numbers, player sized lettering, player sized sleeve patches

The shirt is in an unwashed state and has come directly from the West Ham player it was swapped with at full time. The shirt comes complete with a signed letter from the player, who previously had the shirt framed. The shirt has also been signed by the player on the back.

West Ham United away, Sat 23 April 2001

Score: West Ham United 0 Leeds United 2

Scorers: Leeds United: Keane, Ferdinand

Robbie Keane opened the scoring before Rio Ferdinand marked his return to Upton Park with a goal and David Batty was given a red card.

FA Premier League 2000/2001

Games played: 38 (won 20, drawn 8, lost 10)

Finished: 4th

The Player

Name: Robbie Keane

Leeds career: 2001 – 2002

Games: 66

Goals: 22

Signed from: Inter Milan (£12,000,000, initially on loan)

Left for: Tottenham Hotspur (£7,000,000)

Keane is number 66 in the 100 Greatest Leeds Players list.