Mauricio Pochettino ‘would possibly not be allowed to join Man Utd – not even for £50m’
That’s the strict message stated to be popping out of Spurs because the chairman informed his board the Argentinian supervisor goes nowhere
The Sun declare that even if United be offering greater than the price of the 46-year-previous’s contract, he nonetheless staying at Tottenham.
Even regardless that meantime boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has received his first 5 suits, former Southampton boss Pochettino stays the #1 selection at Old Trafford.
Spurs face United on Sunday at Wembley as Solskjaer targets to stay that positive run going.
And earlier than the fit Solskjaer, who has made no secret of his want to take the process on a complete-time foundation himself, admitted he can see why the Spurs boss is a significant contender.
“He’s done a very good job,” stated Solskjaer. “He’s one of the most – the idea is there for a reason why, as a result of he is carried out smartly.
“But it’s not my job to rate different managers – my focus is on me and my team.”
Pochettino has 4 years left on a £34m deal – which United may just be tempted to pay up, and be offering extra on best to get Levy to section with the ex-Espanyol boss.
However such is Levy’s get to the bottom of that United could have to draw up a shortlist of alternative applicants in case they do not get their major guy.
Earlier within the day Pochettino claims he’s the only guy who can in reality negotiate with Tottenham chairman
Of direction, he might exchange his thoughts if he tries to wriggle out of his 4-and-a-part-12 months contract this summer time.
But the connection on the center of the Spurs luck tale is a key explanation why Pochettino may just reject Manchester United’s advances on the finish of the season.
The sudden team spirit the Argentine turns out to have together with his chairman may just be sufficient to persuade him that nowhere is the grass greener than on the membership’s new stadium.
Sir Alex Ferguson famously stated in 2015 that coping with Levy have been extra painful than his hip substitute, however Pochettino joked he was once the only supervisor the Spurs chairman in truth appeared to get on with.
“For me, it’s the opposite,” he stated. “If there was once one one that was once simple to do trade with, it was once Daniel. Historically, different managers have been the opponent of Daniel. They all the time battle with Daniel. It’s simplest me possibly that has a just right dating with him!
“Negotiations have been tougher for him than me – I’m the executive and he can’t disenchanted me.
“If we’re speaking about extending a freelance or giving me extra money, you want to be cautious. With brokers, you’ll be able to communicate very brazenly and say anything else you wish to have and the agent will arrange the state of affairs.
“But when you’re speaking at once to your supervisor, one phrase can exchange the negotiation or exchange your thoughts.
“For him, that was once new and it was once tricky each time he wanted to communicate to me.”