QUICK READS: Spurs sack Pochettino, Mourinho hired as replacement

QUICK READS: Spurs sack Pochettino, Mourinho hired as replacement

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #24

Tottenham Hotspur parted ways with Argentinian manager Mauricio Pochettino after more than five years at the club, with chairman Daniel Levy making it clear the departure was a sacking rather than a parting of ways through mutual consent.

Despite the indifferent start to the season for Spurs, it still came as quite a shock for the 47-year-old to be sacked – coming just six months after Pochettino lead Spurs to their first Champions League final, losing to Liverpool in Madrid.

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PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Troy Parrott

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Troy Parrott

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #22

Troy Parrott is a highly talented Irish striker currently playing for the youth setup of English Premier League side Tottenham.

The 17-year-old forward made his professional debut for Tottenham in the third round of the EFL Cup against Colchester United in September 2019, and has continued impressing in appearances for Tottenham’s second string.

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MATCH FOCUS: Tottenham 2-7 Bayern Munich

MATCH FOCUS: Tottenham 2-7 Bayern Munich

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #5

Bayern Munich humbled Tottenham Hotspur in their own backyard, running in a ruthless display to breeze past their opponents as 7-2 winners in their UEFA Champions League Group B clash.

Despite the score, it was an enthralling encounter in London, as Tottenham even took an early lead through Son Heung-min and were level just before half time – before sinking without a fight in the closing stages of the match.

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MATCH FOCUS: Tottenham 2-1 Southampton

MATCH FOCUS: Tottenham 2-1 Southampton

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #2

Against Southampton, Tottenham Hotspur were the makers of their own misfortune. A series of illogical, overconfident mistakes created a much tenser, difficult afternoon of Premier League football than should have faced the London club.

Tanguy Ndombele had fired Spurs into the lead early in the match with a fearsome driven effort that was helped ever so slightly by turning Southampton defender Jan Bednarek.

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PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Saido Berahino

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Saido Berahino

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #2

Saido Berahino is a well-known name to football supporters in England, and not for entirely positive reasons.

Having initially started his career with West Bromich Albion, Berahino looked to have real promise.

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