Villa boss McLeish pushing for LA Galaxy agreement over Keane

Aston Villa boss Alex McLeish is pushing for a deal over LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane.

Aston Villa boss Alex McLeish is pushing for a deal over LA Galaxy striker Robbie Keane.

The Mirror says the Midlands club have discussed the possibility of signing Keane in a move similar to the one which has seen his Galaxy team-mate Landon Donovan rejoin Everton.

Villa boss Alex McLeish has admitted he has limited funds to spend during the January transfer window.

But he is a long-term fan of the Republic of Ireland international and last season came close to signing him when Birmingham manager in a £6 million deal with Tottenham.

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