London, United Kingdom | Agence France-Presse – Tottenham Hotspur, from the English Premier League, announced that Portuguese Nuno Espirito Santo will be its new coach, joining the entity for the next two seasons.
Since then, “Tottenham”, who sacked Jose Mourinho at the end of the opening, has been searching for the technician with which to start his new project 2021-2022. Several names have appeared in recent weeks, among them Mauricio Pochettino, Eric ten Hag, Antonio Conte, Gennaro Gattuso or Paolo Fonseca.
Wolverhampton released Nuno after four seasons in which he led the second-tier Midlands team to the quarter-finals of the European League (2019-20).
Before going to England, head to Rio Ave, Valencia and Porto.
He is a coach with a reputation as a good strategist and promoter of young players’ talent, as he has achieved with compatriots Diogo Jota and Ruben Neves, or with Spaniard Adama Traore.
“Fabio (Paratici, the club’s new director of football) and I believe Nuno is the man who will know how to lead our group of talented players, develop the youth and build something special,” the Tottenham chairman said in a statement. Daniel Levy.
“It is a great pleasure and honor. I am happy and happy and I want to start working. There is not a day to lose, we must start work immediately since the preparatory season starts in a few days,” said Nonoo.
Last year, Tottenham, the last League Cup runners-up against Manchester City, finished seventh in the tournament and qualified for the European League Conference.
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