Jose Mourinho eyeing Spurs job to replace under-fire Mauricio Pochettino

first_imgMauricio Pochettino insists he will not run away ‘like a kid’ despite bad losses against Bayern Munich and Brighton JOSE MOURINHO is keeping an eye on Mauricio Pochettino’s future at Tottenham, it has been claimed.Mourinho is currently waiting for the right opportunity to come up before he makes a return to management.2 Jose Mourinho is thought to be interested in the Tottenham job if Mauricio Pochettino leavesCredit: PA:Press AssociationAnd according to the Mail, the prospect of a potential vacancy at Spurs is keeping him interested.Pochettino’s future at Tottenham has been in some doubt ever since he admitted at the end of last season that he may have quit if the club had won the Champions League.And the Argentine’s situation has not been helped by major frustrations over the club’s transfer business.The disappointing start to the season has added further fuel to the belief that the 47-year-old could soon be looking for a way out of Tottenham.And the Mail report that Spurs are a club who appeal to Mourinho.Since leaving Manchester United last December there has been no shortage of clubs making contact with him about becoming their manager.But the 56-year-old has taken his time returning to the dugout to ensure he finds a suitable challenge.Building on Pochettino’s impressive work in North London is thought to be something he may be interested in.Ironically, Poch could be tempted into taking over at Old Trafford should Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ultimately pay for United’s poor form with his job.2Latest Tottenham newsHARRY ALL FOUR ITKane admits Spurs must win EIGHT games to rise into Champions League spotGossipALL GONE PETE TONGVertonghen wanted by host of Italian clubs as long Spurs spell nears endBELOW PARRSpurs suffer blow with Parrott to miss Prem restart after appendix operationPicturedSHIRT STORMNew Spurs 2020/21 home top leaked but angry fans slam silver design as ‘awful”STEP BY STEP’Jose fears for players’ welfare during restart as stars begin ‘pre-season’KAN’T HAVE THATVictor Osimhen keen on Spurs move but only if they sell Kane this summerMourinho’s former club Real Madrid could have a say in this situation, however.Pochettino has long been of interest to the Spanish giants and it is believed he would be open to the prospect of taking charge if Zinedine Zidane is fired.But Mourinho, too, has one eye on events at the Bernabeu where his ongoing friendship with club president Florentino Perez makes him among the top choices to step in.last_img read more

Roy Keane asks ‘what are you staring at’ after saying United should sign Kane

first_imgIreland legend Keane’s transfer advice caught the attention of the other members of the Sky Sports studio, which also included former United boss Jose Mourinho.And the former United captain quipped ‘what are you all staring at?’Keane had previously expressed his disdain at United and Liverpool players ‘hugging and kissing’ each other in the tunnel before kick-off.Players from both sides exchanged greetings as they waited to take to the field much to the annoyance of Keane.And Keane said: “You’re going to war. Hugging and kissing? Don’t even look at the opposition, you’re going to battle against them.”Liverpool remain six points clear of Manchester City at the top of the Premier League table despite dropping their first points of the season so far.MOST READ IN SPORTTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battle’I ACCEPT’McGregor accepts Silva fight at UFC catchweight of 176lbs in huge super-fightTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedA CUT ABOVEMike Tyson shows two-inch cut ‘picked up in training’ ahead of boxing returnExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubRashford put United ahead with a goal that infuriated Klopp as Divock Origi looked to have been fouled in the build up.However Martin Atkinson gave the goal after a VAR check – with VAR also disallowing a Sadio Mane equaliser before half time due to handball.Super sub Adam Lallana rescued a point for Liverpool when he arrived at the back post to tap in Andy Robertson’s cross in the closing stages. ROY KEANE believes Manchester United should go and sign Harry Kane after today’s 1-1 draw with Liverpool.The Red Devils looked set to hand Jurgen Klopp’s Reds their first defeat of the Premier League season before Adam Lallana’s late equaliser.1 Roy Keane thinks Man United should sign Harry KaneCredit: EPAMarcus Rashford gave the home side the lead at Old Trafford but Gary Neville and Graeme Souness in the Sky Sports studio both agreed that United needed to increase their attacking firepower.And Keane believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer should sign Spurs’ talismanic striker Kane to solve his problems in attack.He said: “Go and get Kane from Spurs. Easy, just go and get him.”He’d score 20 goals a season for you with his eyes closed.””Go and get Kane from Spurs, it’s easy. What are you all staring at?” 😳Roy Keane’s simple answer to #MUFC’s striker situation was to go and sign Harry Kane. ✍️ pic.twitter.com/8HOygIN02a— Sky Sports Premier League (@SkySportsPL) October 20, 2019last_img read more