DONE DEAL: Mauricio Pochettino resigns from Southampton to take over at Tottenham [Best Tweets]


After the rumours came the official announcement.

Mauricio Pochettino has resigned from Southampton to take over at Tottenham.

Southampton broke the news on their Twitter feed, messaging:

@SaintsFC has today accepted the resignation of First Team Manager Mauricio Pochettino ahead of his appointment by @SpursOfficial.

As was rumoured, 42-year-old Pochettino has landed a five year deal at White Hart Lane.

Spurs chairman Daniel Levy has released a statement saying:

In Mauricio we have Head Coach who, with high energy, attacking football, will embrace style of play we associate with our Club.

He has a proven ability to develop each player as an individual, whilst building great team spirit and a winning mentality.

We have a talented squad that Mauricio is excited to be coaching next season.

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