Paris Saint-Germain is in full swing. Yesterday, The Athletic revealed that the capital club had reached an agreement with Mauricio Pochettino to put an end to their collaboration. A collaboration that began on January 2, 2021, when the Argentine coach took over from Thomas Tuchel, who was fired on December 24. But the former Tottenham coach has never really been able to convince Paris, where the results of the team as well as the game proposed to the global team disappointing under his command.
Despite the great means and the place of Lionel Messi in the last days, Pochettino has not managed to make a headway to the Parisians in the Champions League. For all these reasons and certainly others, the pensioners of the Parc des Princes have decided to separate him, when the contract is running until June 30, 2023. Even the option to keep a time on the bench. has been mentioned, especially in relation to its good relations with Kylian Mbappé, PSG has decided to continue without him.
Pochettino wants to return to the Premier League
An amicable settlement was therefore reached between him and his staff. But he should leave with a nice pact. As a reminder, PSG must pay between 15 and 20 million euros to put an end to the contract of Pochettino, who has stuck to his post until the end. His fate is now sealed and we can only wait for the official statement from PSG. But the Argentine technician did not wait for Paris to announce the new challenge in order to look for a new challenge. Free and on the market, Mauricio Pochettino will seek to bounce back.
According to the Telegraph, has already identified it at the next destination. The British publication explains that the desire to return to the Premier League. A championship he knows at his fingertips and where he has had many successes with Southampton and Tottenham. In fact, the Spurs were thinking of him this summer in the event of Antonio Conte’s departure. But the Italian will stay. He was also on the shortlist at Manchester United, which was Erik ten Hag’s favorite. So there are few possibilities left for Mauricio Pochettino, who could be replaced by Christophe Galtier or Zinedine Zidane on the Paris bench. The coaches’ waltz continues.