Mauricio Pochettino beat Pep Guardiola when they first met in La Liga... Tottenham fans will hope for a repeat against Manchester City

He wasn’t quite kryptonite to Guardiola’s Superman but it’s certainly true that Pochettino was the first coach to really get the measure of Pep in Spain, and he did it despite having significantly poorer resources and when it was least expected.
Back in 2009 Barcelona were on course to win the treble and had gone six months unbeaten. Espanyol turned up at the Nou Camp in February not having won there in 27 years. 
Pochettino had only taken over the previous month with Espanyol at the foot of the table – he knew the bottom club had never beaten the leaders in La Liga history and his team... read more

30 September 2016 in Sport, Views: 31
Source: Daily Mail

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