Tottenham report: Mauricio Pochettino set for incredible return

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Tottenham Hotspur could beryllium astir to connection Mauricio Pochettino an extremity to his miserable PSG tenure – and springiness him his aged occupation back.

Pochettino won the archetypal league rubric of his vocation astatine the play astatine the Parc Des Princes to the apathy of the location faithful, with Paris Saint-Germain stars declining a thigh of honour astir their pitch, since astir of the location enactment had left. 

The newly-crowned French champions are successful utter disarray pursuing an embarrassing last-16 capitulation successful the Champions League, successful which Karim Benzema dumped them retired of the tourney wrong fractional an hr of them being successful full control. Now, it looks arsenic if PSG are looking to rebuild the full club. 

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According to Get French Football News, Pochettino is successful accordant interaction with the antheral that sacked him successful northbound London, Daniel Levy. The brace astir reunited past summertime erstwhile the Spurs occupation was vacant lone for the Argentinian's caller employers to garbage to fto him go. 

Current Lilywhites gaffer Antonio Conte has made nary concealed of the friction betwixt himself and the club, mentioning connected a fig of occasions however helium believes the squad needs reinvestment and suggesting helium could locomotion distant implicit his differences. With Tottenham looking astatine overmuch younger targets successful the transportation model than possibly Conte would like, the Italian could good depart implicit a quality of sentiment connected recruitment – conscionable arsenic helium did astatine Inter Milan past summer. 

Pochettino, however, has acquisition of gathering a young squad astatine Spurs and has seemed to miss the situation of specified astatine PSG.

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Conte could marque the biggest astonishment of the full saga, meanwhile, with a fig of options unfastened to him close now. 

The Italian volition beryllium precocious up connected the database of owners and chairmen crossed Europe, with the soon-to-be vacant managerial spot successful Paris a imaginable destination – though his mediocre grounds successful the Champions League is apt to clasp him back. Real Madrid look apt to instrumentality with Carlo Ancelotti for different twelvemonth pursuing the recapture of LaLiga – which should hap soon – portion Bayern Munich person had a disappointing play successful Europe but volition inactive support religion successful Julian Nagelsmann. 

One imaginable instrumentality for Conte could contiguous itself astatine planetary level, however. Conte took complaint of his autochthonal for Euro 2016, though the Azzurri person failed to suffice for 2 successive World Cups – and could connection the 20-cap erstwhile midfielder a way backmost into the game. 

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Antonio Conte has been vocal successful caller weeks astir the absorption that Tottenham request to caput in, claiming that Steven Bergwijn needs to judge successful himself a small more and stating conscionable however important it is to triumph the contention for the apical four.

Spurs person been linked with a fig of youngsters, too. Hugo Ekitike is reportedly connected the radar, as is Charles De Ketelaere. 

One astonishing study states that the nine are funny successful Memphis Depay, while an Inter Milan prima who has worked nether Conte is besides a reported target.

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Mark White

Mark White has been a unit writer connected FourFourTwo since joining successful January 2020, penning pieces for some online and the magazine. Over his clip connected the brand, helium has interviewed the likes of Aaron Ramsdale and Jack Wilshere, written pieces ranging connected subjects from Bobby Robson's play astatine Barcelona to Robinho's career, and has been to the FA Cup and League Cup finals, moving for FFT.