Jose Mourinho, one of European football's most successful managers, was appointed on Wednesday to replace the sacked Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham, with a brief to revive the fortunes of a club languishing in the lower reaches of the Premier League.
Mauricio Pochettino has held a series of meetings with chairman Daniel Levy over the direction and situation at Tottenham Hotspur, with many at the club now seeing Saturday’s game at West Ham United as a crunch match as regards the manager’s future.
Tottenham Hotspur’s unsettled squad must make up for time lost in preseason and build togetherness to arrest a slump in form, manager Mauricio Pochettino said after the London side crashed out of the League Cup on Tuesday.
Pep Guardiola has seen last-minute Manchester City winner chalked off against Tottenham before, and said Gabriel Jesus’s disallowed stoppage-time goal was like deja vu of the VAR experience in their Champions League quarterfinal in April.
Tottenham Hotspur playmaker Christian Eriksen is in contention to start Saturday’s Premier League clash at Manchester City but doubts remain if he will stay at the club beyond the European transfer deadline, manager Mauricio Pochettino said on Friday.
There are few clubs with a history to match that of Ajax, but the Dutch side is in the process of writing a new chapter in Amsterdam with Erik ten Hag taking it to within sight of a first treble since the days of Johan Cruyff.