Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino and Man Utd caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

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Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino and Man Utd caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Focus will be on managers Pochettino and Solskjaer at Wembley

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Friday, January 11, 2019 – 12:16pm

Tottenham Hotspur vs. Manchester United
What: Premier League matchday 22
When: Sunday 13 January
Where: Wembley Stadium, London
Kick-off: 4.30pm UK time
TV channel: live on Sky Sports

Sunday’s Premier League encounter between Tottenham and Manchester United will be intriguing for both the action on the pitch and on the sidelines.

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While a third-versus-sixth clash would usually be enough to get the headlines, it’s the managers in either dugout who are getting the most focus.

On one side you have Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, United’s current caretaker boss, and on the other you Mauricio Pochettino, the possible next United permanent manager.

Following Jose Mourinho’s sacking last month Solskjaer was placed in interim charge at Old Trafford. He will remain caretaker until May while United’s board search for a full-time appointment in the summer.

After five wins in a row, Solskjaer has said that he wants the job full-time. However, Tottenham manager Pochettino remains as one of the leading candidates along with Zinedine Zidane and Massimiliano Allegri.

When asked about Pochettino, Norwegian Solskjaer told the BBC: “It’s not my job to rate different managers but he has done a very good job. The speculation is there for a reason.”

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Source:: The Week – All news

      

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