Pochettino could make quick return to management with Spurs, says O’Hara

first_imgMAURICIO POCHETTINO could make a quick return to management with Tottenham, claims former Spurs midfielder Jamie O’Hara.The Argentine manager has been out of work since being sacked by the North Londoners in November and replaced by Jose Mourinho.1 Mauricio Pochettino has been tipped to make a sensational return to TottenhamHowever, the Special One’s appointment has failed to have the impact fans had been hoping for with the club on a run of four defeats in a row.Tottenham’s season took another turn for the worse this week as they crashed out of the FA Cup on penalties to the Premier League’s bottom side Norwich.SPURS NEWS LIVE: Follow for the latest news on SpursFormer Spurs striker Alan Brazil brought up the topic of Pochettino on talkSPORT by asking: “So where are we with Poch now?“He’s not going to come back is he?”O’Hara responded: “He might [come back]. Why not?“Has is been done before? Of course it has. Why not?“He hasn’t got a job and he’s still loved by the Spurs fans, so potentially it could happen.”Spurs are currently in the midst of an injury crisis with Hugo Lloris, Son Heung-min, Moussa Sissoko, Harry Kane, Juan Foyth and Ryan Sessegnon all sidelined.Mourinho has already told bosses to choose between the Premier League and Champions League after their most realistic hope of ending their 12-year trophy drought came to an end to Norwich.He hasn’t got a job and he’s still loved by the Spurs fans, so potentially it could happenJamie O’Hara on Mauricio Pochettino returning to SpursYet O’Hara revealed he is fed up with the excuses the Portuguese has been using to justify his side’s recent slump.He added: “I’m getting a little bit sick and tired of the excuses that he’s coming out with.“I’ve backed him where he’s lost Harry Kane and he’s lost Son and he’s trying to find a way to win and it hasn’t quite happened.“But the negativity and the mentality of ‘let’s all feel sorry for us and we’ve got injuries, [Lucas] Moura wants to come off and [Steven] Bergwijn wants to come off, let’s all feel sorry for Tottenham’ – No, Come on.“You need to get results and you need to pick it up, you’ve still got a good enough squad there to beat Norwich and to get results.“Now there are no excuses left for Mourinho with bringing him in to win a trophy but gets knocked out by Norwich in the FA Cup – it kind of really puts the season into perspective with where we’re going.MAKE YOUR DEBUT Bet £5 get £20 in free bets for new customers at LadbrokesMost Read in FootballTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’ExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidNEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by Celtic“I don’t think they’re going to get through against RB Leipzig [in the Champions League round-of-16] either, so it could be season over by next week.“I feel for him to a certain degree but he is getting paid a lot of money and he’s got to be able to find results.“There’s still a very good squad of players at Tottenham, a very good squad, and you need to find a way to lift them up and give them the confidence to believe they can go and win games.”Jose Mourinho refuses to watch penalty shootout as Tottenham lose to Norwichlast_img read more

Rupee Plunges to Record Low of 71 Against US Dollar

first_imgAfter hitting its fresh all-time low of 71-mark against the US dollar in opening trade, the local currency was trading 17 paise down at 70.91.Month-end dollar demand from importers and rising crude oil prices in the international market during the last couple of sessions mainly pressurised the local currency. Read it at Economic Times Related Itemslast_img