December 23, 2017 Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino after the match Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs
CAIRO - 1 May 2019: Tottenham Argentinean manager, Mauricio Pochettino, revealed on Tuesday that he is living his dream of leading his team at UEFA Champions League semi-finals.
Tottenham Hotspur host Dutch giants, Ajax, on Tuesday night in London and the team players hope to achieve a comfortable result before the second leg in Amsterdam.
“I am living my dream,to be in the semi-final with Tottenham was a dream five years ago and we are living the dream..” Pochettino told press on Tuesday.
Tottenham reached UEFA Champions League semis for the first time since 1962 and they are facing the tournament’s underdogs, Ajax, who knocked out Real Madrid and Juventus.
Pochettino added “I was always a dreamer. When I was very young, I dreamed in my home town of Murphy that one day I would be a football player and I achieved that. It’s only about waiting and working hard to try to get them.”
The game starts on 9:00 pm.