International Roundup: Keane starts, Wilhelmsson sits and Keat makes his longest international appearance

16 October 1:01 pm

International Roundup: Keane starts, Wilhelmsson sits and Keat makes his longest international appearance

By Adam Serrano

 

Four of the five LA Galaxy players on International Duty participated for their respective nations on Tuesday.

In the first match of the day, Dan Keat made his longest international appearance to date, making a 24 minute stint as a substitute in New Zealand's commanding 3-0 victory over Tahiti. Meanwhile in Europe, Robbie Keane started and had a few dangerous chances while going 81 minutes for Ireland in their 4-1 victory over The Faroe Islands while Jose Villarreal and Javan Torre started for the United States Under-20's in their 3-2 victory over the Azerbaijan Under-21's to clinch the Marbella Cup.

The lone player not to feature was Christian Wilhelmsson did not appear for Sweden in their dramatic 4-4 tie with Germany.