Mauricio Pochettino

PSG’s very modern parting of the ways with Mauricio Pochettino

The Fiver has never been dumped, and you can probably join the dots on that one. But we have enough of our fat finger on the pulse to know about the modern ways in which people have conscious uncoupling imposed upon them: the sudden “we need to talk”, the text, the FaceSpace status, the tears. Today, Paris Saint-Germain introduced a new one: the afterthought.
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Mauricio Pochettino sacked at PSG: What's next for the Argentine manager?

After weeks of being one of the worst kept secrets in European soccer, it is now official: Mauricio Pochettino is no longer Paris Saint-Germain head coach. The Argentine has been shown the door by the French giants along with sporting director Leonardo with Luis Campos of AS Monaco and Lille OSC fame now shaping the project and Christophe Galtier leading it on the pitch.

PSG replace Mauricio Pochettino with Christophe Galtier

Paris Saint-Germain have appointed Christophe Galtier as their new coach after announcing the long-expected departure of Mauricio Pochettino.The 55-year-old former Portsmouth assistant manager, who guided Ligue 1 rivals Nice to fifth place before leaving last month, has agreed a two-year contract.Pochettino had a year remaining on his contract but speculation over his future had intensified following his failure to get the club beyond the last 16 of the Champions League last term, having made the semi-finals the previous year.The former Tottenham and Southampton manager’s departure, after only 18 months in charge, was announced less than two hours before Galtier was...

PSG: Mauricio Pochettino would only leave Paris Saint-Germain on one condition

Mauricio Pochettino's days at the helm of Paris Saint-Germain seemed to be numbered from the moment his team lost to Real Madrid in March. When PSG signed Lionel Messi, Gianluigi Donnarumma, among others during the summer, the priority was clear: to challenge for the UEFA Champions League title. Therefore, that...

Kylian Mbappe Says What PSG Lacked Under Mauricio Pochettino

It’s no secret that under manager Mauricio Pochettino there have been various criticisms over his tactics and the lack of dominance Paris Saint-Germain has given off during his year and a half stint as the bench boss. However, it seems as though the supporters weren’t the only ones expressing...

Paris Saint-Germain fires manager Mauricio Pochettino

Pochettino, who had one year left on his contract, joined PSG in January 2021 after his dismissal from Tottenham at the end of 2019. Per ESPN's Julien Laurens, Pochettino was "strongly linked" with taking over as manager of Manchester United before they went with Erik Ten Hag from Ajax. "Sources...

Mauricio Pochettino sacked by PSG

Mauricio Pochettino’s tumultuous reign at Paris Saint-Germain is officially over as the French giants have sacked the Argentinian. According to ESPN, Pochettino was informed of the decision Wednesday morning. Nice manager Christophe Galtier is currently the front runner to take over. Other names linked with the club include Zinedine Zidane and Jose Mourinho.

Mauricio Pochettino: Paris St-Germain coach to leave after talks with club

Coach Mauricio Pochettino is to leave Paris St-Germain following talks with the club at the end of last week. PSG are still to make a formal announcement but it is understood the former Tottenham manager, 50, will not serve the final year of his contract. Zinedine Zidane, Jose Mourinho and...