London - Mauricio Pochettino says he is not interested in
the vacant coaching post with his native Argentina because he is happy at
Premier League side Spurs.
The 44-year-old -- who turned Spurs into title contenders
last season before they faded in the final few weeks and ended up third -- said
it was natural that being in charge of a high-profile club would see him linked
with his country's top job.
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"I think the speculation is normal because I am an
Argentinian coach at a top club in England," Pochettino, presently in
Australia on Tottenham's pre-season tour, was quoted as saying in several
"There are a lot of rumours that appear in the media
but I am happy at Tottenham and for that reason, this is not the right
The Argentina post became available when Gerardo Martino
resigned days after losing to Chile in the Copa America Centenario final on
penalties for the second successive year.
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