PSG: Pochettino agrees deal to replace Tuchel - reports
Former Tottenham manager and PSG defender Mauricio Pochettino has reportedly agreed a deal to replace Thomas Tuchel at Paris Saint-Germain.
Thomas Tuchel's tenure as Paris Saint-Germain head coach was brought to an end last week when PSG sporting director Leonardo pulled the plug on the German coach's tenure despite the former Borussia Dortmund manager leading PSG to Ligue 1 glory last season and the Champions League final.
Mauricio Pochettino has been widely tipped to replace Tuchel at the Parc des Princes and according to reports the former PSG defender and Spurs boss has agreed to sign up at the Ligue 1 giants to spearhead their quest for European glory.
Pochettino set for PSG
Thomas Tuchel has reached an agreement with PSG to leave the club immediatly, as @cfbayern reported. It will cost around €6m to Nasser Al Khelaifi.— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) December 27, 2020
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Mauricio Pochettino has agreed terms to take charge of Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain, according to Fabrizio Romano.
Thomas Tuchel's sacking is set to be announced after striking a deal with PSG to leave immediately – the compensation worth €6million, reports Bild.
Former Tottenham manager Pochettino is now poised to return to PSG, where he played between 2001 and 2003.
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