German club Karlsruhe signs American keeper Robles

The German second-division club Karlsruhe has signed Luis Robles
, giving the American goalkeeper Luis Robles a two-year

Karlsruhe said late Sunday that Robles, who was at
Kaiserslautern last season, had joined but gave no further details
of the transfer.

The 26-year-old Robles, who is from Arizona, has played 21
matches in Germany’s second division. He said he developed a good
impression of Karlsruhe after spending a few days training with the

He has made one appearance for the U.S. national team, against
Haiti in last year’s CONCACAF Gold Cup.