- Mauricio Pochettino has landed in Manchester ahead of PSG’s European clash
- Argentina has been heavily linked with the Manchester United hotseat
- Pochettino nods to the cameras as he and his PSG team arrive for City Clash
Mauricio Pochettino arrives in Manchester ahead of Paris Saint-Germain’s Champions League match with City on Wednesday night.
The Argentine has been linked with a Manchester United hotseat since the sacking of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Sunday and has come to town for the Ligue 1 giants’ European clash at the Etihad Stadium.
Pochettino greets cameras touching himself and his PSG team at Manchester airport on Tuesday.
Mauricio Pochettino has landed in Manchester ahead of PSG’s European clash with City
Lionel Messi (L) and Kylian Mbappe (R) land in Manchester on Tuesday morning
United have appointed Michael Carrick as their acting boss and the search for a permanent successor to Solskjaer continues.
sportsmail revealed on Monday that Pochettino is keen to move to Old Trafford this season.
It is understood the former Tottenham boss is now ready to leave PSG as he is unhappy in the French capital.
Pochettino is currently preparing Neymar (R) and company to face United’s rivals Man City this week
Pochettino is staying at a hotel while his family lives in London, and is said to be frustrated with the likes of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Kylian Mbappe managing the dressing room with big egos.
The PSG boss was one of the candidates for the United job when Solskjaer took over from Jose Mourinho in December 2018 and is still admired by the United hierarchy.
Should Pochettino swap PSG for United, Zinedine Zidane is Paris favorite to replace him
The feeling inside PSG’s dressing room is that Zidane is ready to make a move in the near future, according to Mark,
A deal could be reached with Pochettino’s United and Zidane – who is still a hero in his homeland – taking the reins in Paris. The pair may be moving soon.
In fact, reports claim that PSG stars are already privately discussing the possibility of Zidane managing the club in the coming weeks.
Ajax boss Eric ten Haig, Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers and Ralph Rangnick are other contenders for the vacant managerial role at Old Trafford.
Pochettino will address the media later today ahead of PSG’s Champions League Group A clash at City.