Kane reveals what he really thinks of Pochettino, shares verdict on Tottenham squad
By Matt Bullin
Tottenham striker Harry Kane has revealed that he thinks Mauricio Pochettino is one of the best managers in the world and that the Spurs squad has a ‘real togetherness’.
The 23-year-old attacker’s comments come after Spurs won the final north London derby to be played at White Hart Lane on Sunday.
Tottenham won the match 2-0 thanks to goals from Kane and Dele Alli, as they secured a huge three points in the race for the title.
The north London club have enjoyed a successful season under Pochettino and the win against Arsenal was their ninth on the bounce in the league.
They are also one game away from going the entire Premier League season unbeaten at home.
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Speaking in the Daily Express, Kane said of his boss: “We have a fantastic manager who is one of the best in the world in my opinion.
“We have a great squad, a real togetherness and we are just going in the right direction. It is exciting times.”
Pochettino has been at the club since 2014, having previously managed Southampton and Espanyol.
Kane’s goal on Sunday was his 21st of the Premier League season, in his 26th appearance.
The 23-year-old has also provided six assists in the league, and has scored six goals in Spurs’ cup competitions as well.
Tottenham’s win in the North London derby closed the gap on league leaders Chelsea to four points, with four games remaining.
Meanwhile Arsenal remained in sixth and their top-four chances look in real jeopardy.
In other Tottenham news, Ian Wright gave his verdict on the penalty incident at White Hart Lane on Sunday.