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Mauricio Pochettino
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Pochettino as manager of Tottenham Hotspur in 2016.
Personal information
Full name Mauricio Roberto Pochettino Trossero
Date of birth 2 March 1972 (1972-03-02) (age 48)
Place of birth Murphy, Argentina
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Playing position Defender (retired)
Youth career
1986-89 Newell's Old Boys
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1989-94 Newell's Old Boys 153 (8)
1994-2001 Espanyol Barcelona 216 (11)
2001-03 Paris Saint-Germain 70 (4)
2003-04 Girondins Bordeaux 11 (1)
2004 Espanyol Barcelona (loan) 21 (1)
2004-06 Espanyol Barcelona 38 (1)
National team
1999-2002 Argentina 20 (2)
Teams managed
2009-12 Espanyol Barcelona
2013-14 Southampton
2014-19 Tottenham Hotspur
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Mauricio Pochettino (born 2 March 1973) is a retired Argentine football player and current Manager. He was most recently the manager of English club Tottenham Hotspur.

In 2019, Pochettino led Tottenham Hotspur to the UEFA Champions League Final after beating AFC Ajax in the semi-finalfor the first time in the team's history.

Club career statistics

Source:

Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Argentina League
1988-89 Newell's Old Boys Primera División 4 0
1989-90 30 0
1990-91 34 4
1991-92 28 3
1992-93 32 1
1993-94 25 0
Total 153 8
Spain League
1994-95 Espanyol Barcelona La Liga 34 0
1995-96 39 3
1996-97 37 3
1997-98 35 2
1998-99 26 0
1999-00 29 1
2000-01 16 2
Total 216 11
France League
2000-01 Paris Saint-Germain Ligue 1 7 1
2001-02 28 1
2002-03 35 2
2003-04 Girondins Bordeaux Ligue 1 11 1
Total 81 5
Spain League
2003-04 Espanyol Barcelona La Liga 21 1
2004-05 27 1
2005-06 11 0
Total 59 2
Country Argentina 153 8
Spain 275 13
France 81 5
Total 509 26

International career statistics

Argentina national team
Year Apps Goals
1999 6 1
2000 2 0
2001 6 1
2002 6 0
Total 20 2



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