Al Fateh Al Hasa (Saudi Arabia, Premier League) announced the signing of Xavier Keeling (201 cm, St. Catharine´11) for the remainder of the campaign. The forward spent pre-season with Iraqi D1 club Al Kahraba, where he also spent the 2012/2013 season. It was a successful year for the American as he helped Al Kahraba win the Iraqi league and reach the cup final. Xavier Keeling is well traveled since leaving St. Catharine in 2011. The 25-year old has also played in Chile, Peru, and his native USA. His season in the Peruvian Superior league saw him play for Regatas Lima over fifteen games and record averages of 14.7 points and 2.1 assists per game.
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