In this week’s pre-match press conference, he said: “Robbie is a very important player because of the experience he has and he is one of the most charismatic players in the team.
“The fact that he has reached 250 games says a lot in his favour. It is a very important landmark both for him and the Club. He has very valid experience to contribute to the team.”
Juande’s side take on Middlesbrough tomorrow in a reverse fixture of his first Barclays Premier League game in charge of Spurs back in November.
Although we took a hard-fought point from the Riverside that day, Juande feels the team have made significant strides since.
He added: “We were in the relegation zone but little-by-little we have moved up to mid-table.
Juande Ramos has given his praise to Robbie Keane on the eve of what could be the striker’s 250th game for Spurs.The Head Coach believes reaching such a milestone is a massive achievement for any player, and Juande has hailed the contribution ‘Keano’ has made.