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Lucas Moura Heroics Send Spurs Into Champions Final

Lucas Moura bagged a hattrick to give his Tottenham Hotspur side an incredible win over Ajax to earn their spot in the Champions League final. After Mauricio Pochettino’s side were all-but-nullified in the opening matchup against Ajax in London, there was, of course, the sense that something major would need to change if Spurs were going to proceed into their …

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Kane Injury Could Be ‘Massive Problem’ For Spurs, Says Pochettino

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says he fears a “massive problem” after Harry Kane limped off the Wembley pitch with an apparent ankle problem following his side’s 1-0 defeat to Manchester United. Kane was hurt after clashing with United defender Phil Jones in the closing seconds of the match as the visitors dug deep to protect their 1-0 lead at Wembley …

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Solskjaer & Pochettino To Face-Off In United ‘Audition’

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a golden opportunity to further his credentials for the permanent manager’s job at Manchester United when he goes head to head against Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino on Sunday. The Norwegian interim manager has enjoyed a perfect start to his Old Trafford career, winning all five matches and transforming the mood among players and fans. But in …

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Pochettino: “I Am Unhappy To Win The Game Like This”

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Tottenham manager, Mauricio Pochettino, said he was “unhappy” to see his side beat Chelsea 1-0 in the first leg of their English League Cup semi-final via a disputed penalty awarded by VAR. Harry Kane scored the only goal of the all-London tie at Wembley after 26 minutes with a spot-kick given when referee Michael Oliver called on video technology. Chelsea …

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Mauricio Pochettino Addresses Rumours Linking Him To Man United Job

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Mauricio Pochettino insists he is focused on doing his best for Tottenham amid reports he is the leading candidate to replace Jose Mourinho at Manchester United. Tottenham manager Pochettino was installed as the bookmakers’ favourite to take charge at Old Trafford after Mourinho was sacked by United on Tuesday. United are expected to appoint a caretaker manager this week to …

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Pochettino Believes Spurs Can Take Inspiration From Champions League

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Tottenham should seek inspiration from an unlikely run to the last 16 of the Champions League to pose a Premier League title challenge, believes Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino. Despite the midweek exertions of drawing 1-1 away to Barcelona to progress in Europe, Spurs closed to within five points of Premier League leaders Manchester City thanks to substitute Christian Eriksen’s stoppage-time …

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Poch Comments On Troy Parrot, Hints He May Feature In Future Squads

On Saturday morning, reports emerged outlining that Spurs’ 16-year-old Irish striker Troy Parrott would be travelling with the first team for their clash against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Parrott did not feature in Spurs 2-0 victory but after impressing with the underage teams at White Hart Lane, Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino made the decision to have the …

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Kyle Walker Admits Being Hurt By Pochettino Comments

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Manchester City defender Kyle Walker says he was stung by criticism from Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino after he left the north London club. Walker joined City in July 2017 and has since won the Premier League title and League Cup with Pep Guardiola’s team, while Tottenham remain without a trophy under Pochettino. Pochettino claimed in a book published last year …

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Pochettino Accuses The Media Of ‘Disrespecting’ His Players

Mauricio Pochettino was understandably annoyed at the loss his Spurs side suffered in the Champions League on Tuesday. Despite Spurs holding a 1-0 lead after 65 minutes, Inter Milan struck twice, including just before added time, to condemn the Londoners to their third straight 2-1 defeat after similar losses to Watford and Liverpool. The manager then turned his ire towards …

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Pochettino Vows To Repay Fans’ Patience With Results

Mauricio Pochettino believes winning is the only way to keep Spurs fans happy while waiting to move into the club’s new stadium. Tottenham face a logistical nightmare after delaying their move to the 62,000 capacity ground until at least October due to “issues with the critical safety systems”. Pochettino’s men were already due to face Fulham at Wembley on Saturday, …

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Mauricio Pochettino Admits He Would ‘Have To Listen’ If Real Madrid Come Calling

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has admitted that he would have to listen to Real Madrid if they came calling for him to succeed their recently departed manager Zinedine Zidane. When Zinedine Zidane announced that he was going to step down as manager of Real Madrid after winning three consecutive Champions League trophies, the world of football was in a …

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