Tottenham Spurs coach Mauricio Pochettino wants to emulate Alex Ferguson

May 01, 2016, 09:42 IST | IANS

London: Tottenham Hotspur coach Mauricio Pochettino on Saturday said he will try and replicate Man United former coach Alex Ferguson's title-littered reign at the English football club where he is set to be in charge till 2021.

Mauricio Pochettino
Mauricio Pochettino

The coach has agreed verbally to a contract extension till 2021.

"Why not? Sir Alex is a very special person. He was given the security to build his legacy at Manchester United. I believe we are special too, and we can build it here together," Pochettino was quoted as saying by

"This club is special. I feel the love from the beginning, from the very first day.

"The potential is fantastic, with the new stadium. The club is coming to a very tough period because of the new stadium, but at the same time it is very exciting."

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