Mauricio Pochettino expressed his anticipation about returning to Tottenham, describing it as “really special.” The former Spurs manager, now in charge of Chelsea, will be making his first visit to the stadium since his departure in 2019.
Pochettino expecting a tough battle
Furthermore, Mauricio acknowledged that some fans might boo him, given his role with a rival team. He stressed his respect for the club and its supporters, reminiscing about the wonderful memories he created during his tenure.
He also expressed gratitude towards Spurs chairman Daniel Levy for the opportunities he provided. He recognized the challenge Chelsea faces against a strong Spurs side, hailing them as potential title contenders.