- Jose Mourinho has admitted he wants to face Arsenal as Tottenham's boss
- Unai Emery won the first north London derby while Pochettino was manager
- Mourinho has won three straight games as Spurs move to fifth on the table
Jose Mourinho has said he is looking forward to face Arsenal as manager of Tottenham.
The Portuguese gaffer has turned things around since replacing Mauricio Pochettino as manager, winning all three games.
Spurs miraculously moved to fifth on the Premier League table following their 3-2 over Bournemouth.
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And the Lily Whites have also recorded victories against Olympiacos in the Champions League and West Ham United in the league.
But the former Chelsea and Man United boss will not have the opportunity to face Arsenal until April 25, 2020, in a Premier League fixture at the Tottenham Stadium.
However the former Real Madrid and has revealed that he is already looking forward to being involved in his first ever north London derby.
Mourinho said: “I look forward to playing against Arsenal.
“I want to play against Arsenal. I know what it means for our fans. But with Mauricio or Emery or Freddie Ljungberg or whoever else, that’s no problem.
“I know the big ones and I know that’s a big one. Not just because Arsenal is a big club that fights for the same objectives as we do. But also I know the meaning. And I like it.”
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Tottenham vs Bournemouth ended 3-2 in Jose Mourinho first Premier League home game in charge.
Dele Alli bagged a brace while Moussa Sissoko added the third but Harry Wilson scored from a set-piece and added another at the death.
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