• Mourinho wasn’t Man United’s first choice, claims former Spurs star

    Mourinho wasn’t Man United’s first choice, claims former Spurs star

    Former Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas claims Mauricio Pochettino was Manchester United’s first choice option to replace Louis van Gaal.

    The Argentine manager masterminded Spurs’ unlikely assault on the Premier League title last season and impressed members of the United hierarchy having built his side around a clutch of exciting young talents.

    The Old Trafford club’s hopes of enticing Pochettino from White Hart Lane were dashed when the 44-year-old signed a new long-term contract with the north London club in May, before United […]