The Argentine spent three seasons with the French champions throughout his enjoying days and admits that they still hold a special place in his heart
Mauricio Pochettino may be overseeing events at Tottenham, but the Argentine still considers Paris Saint-Germain to be a “special” aspect.
The 44-year-old spent three seasons in the City of Light throughout his enjoying days, making shut to one hundred appearances for the club.
He also captained PSG, with his leadership qualities spotted throughout a extended spell at Espanyol.
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Pochettino is best known for his time spent in dominion, with two productive stints in La Liga taking in ten campaigns.
The former international defender is, however, prepared to admit that he still follows events at Parc des Princes closely and that he considers PSG to be his team.
Pochettino told SFR Sport: “I try to watch all I will. And of course, PSG.
“My team is PSG – I love PSG. I spent nearly three years there.
“I spent some time, six months, with Bordeaux too but I was captain at PSG which can forever be special on behalf of me.”
Pochettino has previously expressed a want to come back to France at some stage throughout his work career.
He told radio station RMC in April 2016: “I’ve forever aforesaid that i’d be happy to hitch an excellent club like PSG.
“Come to Paris? I hope so. It is true that it might please me. It’s part of my dreams.”
Spurs will be hoping that Pochettino doesn’t go chasing that dream any time soon, with Champions League football returned to White Hart Lane during his tenure and the foundations put in place for future Premier League title bids.