CARSON, Calif. — Los Angeles Galaxy forward Robbie Keane has returned to the MLS team with an injury to his adductor muscle after playing for the Ireland national team.
A Galaxy spokesman says Keane was scheduled to be examined by team doctors Friday.READ MORE: Culver City PD Seeks Public's Help Identifying Cyclist Who Violently Assault 17-Year-Old Girl
Keane missed Ireland’s 2012 European Championship qualifier against Armenia on Tuesday because of the injury, which is a partial tear of the inner thigh muscles.READ MORE: LA City Council To Consider Requiring COVID Vaccinations For Indoor Dining, Movie Theaters, Concerts, Gyms
Keane, Ireland’s captain and career leader with 51 goals, complained of soreness in his adductor muscle after playing the full 90 minutes of last Friday’s 2-0 win in Andorra.MORE NEWS: OC School Board Votes To Sue Newsom Over Mask Rule For Students
The first-place Galaxy host Chivas USA on Sunday in their final home game of the regular season.
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