Poch admits he still dreams of title with Spurs as he has ‘unfinished business’

first_imgMAURICIO POCHETTINO “dreams” of returning to Tottenham to “finish the work we didn’t finish” and win the Premier League.The Argentine boss, sacked and replaced by Jose Mourinho last November, is tipped to manage Newcastle if a £300milion Saudi takeover goes ahead.3 Mauricio Pochettino says he has unfinished business at Spurs and ‘dreams’ of a return3 Argentine manager Mauricio Pochettino says he wants to go back to Spurs at same stage, having been ousted for Jose MourinhoCredit: AFP or licensorsBut with Spurs’ last silverware being the 2008 Carling Cup, he insists he could give his old club a team to match their peerless new stadium.Pochettino, 48, told BT Sport: “Before I die I want to manage Tottenham and try to win one title!”It will be an opportunity to pay back fans for all the love they showed us.My dream is to one day be back and finish the work we didn’t finish.Mauricio Pochettino”From the day that I left the club, my dream is to one day be back and finish the work we didn’t finish…”Deep inside I would like one day to be back, this club is special.”Pochettino’s five-year reign at Spurs peaked when reaching the 2019 Champions League final, having also finished fourth in the Prem that season.Poch even wore the same shirt tonight he wore in the semi-final 😂#UCLThrowbacks pic.twitter.com/S3jl6mnKIO— 🇩🇪Ja! Watch the Bundesliga live on BT Sport🇩🇪 (@btsportfootball) April 29, 2020 3But a tame 2-0 defeat to Liverpool in the Madrid showpiece signalled a surprise slump.And just five months later, with Tottenham 14th in the table, Tottenham axed him.Chairman Daniel Levy said at the time: “We were extremely reluctant to make this change. It is not a decision the board has taken lightly.most read in footballTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’ExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidNEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by Celtic”Regrettably domestic results at the end of last season and beginning of this season have been extremely disappointing.”Levy saluted the “many memorable moments we have had with Mauricio and his coaching staff”.And Pochettino’s axing was certainly a shock – especially as, ironically he had long been linked with succeeding Mourinho when the Portuguese manager was struggling at Manchester United.Tottenham ask sacked Pochettino to take pay cut on severance package due to coronavirus shutdownlast_img

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