‘One of the best in the world’: Pep Guardiola has glowing praise for Spurs boss Pochettino (Video)

Poch and Pep during their La Liga days
Poch and Pep during their La Liga days

Pep v Poch

Sunday sees first take on second, as Manchester City and Spurs go head to head.

It also provides for an interesting duel on the managerial front, with Pep Guardiola and Mauricio Pochettino set to renew their rivalry, having faced each other several times in their La Liga days.

Indeed, Pochettino can lay claim to being the first man to beat Pep Guardiola, when his Espanyol side beat Barcelona in Pep’s first year in charge of the Catalan giants.

Pep a big admirer of Spurs boss

And Poch has a big admired in Pep.

The Manchester City boss was glowing in his praise for his Spurs counterpart today, labelling him as ‘one of the best managers in the world.’

High praise indeed.