According to information from Fred Hermel, Spanish football specialist for RMC Sport, PSG should formalize the departure of Mauricio Pochettino on Friday or Saturday.
Mauricio Pochettino and PSG are (soon) officially over. As announced by RMC Sport on Saturday, the Parisian management informed the Argentine technician (50 years old) that their collaboration was coming to an end. It remains to be seen when the departure will be made official.
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According to Fred Hermel, our Spanish foot specialist, the announcement is imminent. “One of my important contacts in the possible arrival of Zidane in Paris tells me that the official departure of Pochettino should take place tomorrow (Friday) or Saturday at the latest,” he explained in the After Foot on RMC on Thursday. Knowing that there were negotiations, they are about to end and PSG should announce on Friday or Saturday that Pochettino is no longer the coach of PSG. coach until the old one has been fired. So things are going to speed up a lot in the next few hours. “
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Arrived in Paris in early January 2021, in place of Thomas Tuchel, who took a 4-0 win over Strasbourg, Pochettino extended after 2023. qu’il va quitter le club, l’ancien défenseur ironisait recent on his situation. “I have one year left on my contract and there are a lot of rumors,” he said in early June on the Esport3 set, with a certain detachment. “Every week I get fired. The president will soon explain his new project, but I am calm. (…) By giving serenity to this project, we will be close to winning the Champions League. “
Pochettino is facing the costs of the great maneuvers that began in Paris with the appointment of Luis Campos as sports adviser. On Friday, RMC Sport announced that an agreement was close to being reached with Zinedine Zidane as coach. But nothing is done about it.