Mauricio Pochettino says he may leave Spurs if they win Champions League title

Mauricio Pochettino says he may leave Spurs if they win Champions League title

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Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has admitted that he could leave the Premier League club if they miraculously win the Champions League title this season.

The 47-year-old Argentine football boss made this stunning statement ahead of his side's Champions League semifinal return leg against Dutch side Ajax.

Spurs were beaten 1-0 in the first leg at the Totteham stadium last week, and the Premier League side will have to up their game for them to overturn the result.

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“Winning the Champions League? It should be fantastic, no? It would close the five-year chapter and I could go home,''

Asked if he was joking, Pochettino replied: “It’s not a joke, why?

“Maybe I work with Daniel, sitting, working somewhere different for sure.

“To win the Champions League with Tottenham, in this circumstance, in this season, maybe I need to think a little bit to do something different in the future, for sure,'' he said according to UK Sun.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Tottenham Hotspur suffered a 0-1 defeat against Ajax in a tough Champions League semi-final first leg clash on Tuesday, April 30, at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

The encounter saw Tottenham Hotspur without the services of star forward Son Heung-min, who was suspended for clash while the trio of Toby Alderweireld, Jan Vertonghen and Christian Eriksen were in the starting XI against their former employers.

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