SportsThe Champions League is "always the goal" for Paris,...

The Champions League is “always the goal” for Paris, assures Pochettino


- Advertisement -

The warm water tap is a bit out of its comfort zone. Mauricio Pochettino reflected on Paris Saint-Germain’s season at a press conference in Doha on Sunday, and the Argentine coach was, for once, talkative. In any case more than usual. With the only title of champion of France, the Pochette does not brag but defends its balance sheet.

“It’s difficult for a club like Paris Saint-Germain because the goals are so high. Sometimes when you win the championship it doesn’t seem like enough and of course it’s not enough for us either,” he said on the sidelines of a two-day promotional tour. in Qatar, in which the players also participate.

- Advertisement -

“But this is the 10th title for the club, these guys are writing history and I think they deserve the honors,” he said. “You have to consider the value of competition and of course always try to improve and set higher goals. I think the club is in a good position, it’s only a matter of time for them to get there,” assured the Argentinian, referring to victory in the Champions League, which is “always the goal” for a team like PSG.

Better than Real

Pochettino also returned to the elimination against Real Madrid in the round of 16 of the competition this season. “The important thing is to learn from this experience. It’s a football club that is built to win, we have the tools but it’s not easy because, during the knockout stage, it depends on so many different things.

- Advertisement -

“I think overall we were better than Real Madrid but we couldn’t go further. It’s football, you have to accept it and try again and again. I think the players have the mentality to rebuild and start over. »

No clue about his future at PSG

While rumors suggest his departure next season, despite his current contract until 2023, Pochettino had hinted to the press on Saturday evening that he could exchange with the president of the club, Nasser Al-Khelaïfi, during this tour in Qatar.

“I don’t remember if I said that or not,” he said on Sunday. I think we always talk about the future because it’s our responsibility and I’m very happy to be here. […] It is always our president, our superior, who will (fix) the dates to speak. »

Source: 20minutes

- Advertisement -


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

NASA appoints for the first time a Hispanic chief of its astronauts

The POT announced this Thursday the appointment of Joseph Acabá as head of the Johnson Space Center Astronaut...

They find stolen accounts of streaming platforms put up for sale on the dark web

The rise of content platforms in streaming has encouraged some cybercriminals to profit from the distribution of stolen...

Camilo and the Canadian JP Saxe come together to launch the song “Moderación”

Colombian singer Camilo joins Canadian multi-platinum Grammy nominee JP Saxe for the launch of the new track and video...

From Georgia in 2013 to Argentina in 2022: key dates for Raphael Varane in the French team

Raphael Varane and Blues, it's over. The centre-back has decided to hang up his international boots after a...

WhatsApp will allow you to create shortcuts to make calls from the mobile home screen

WhatsApp is working on implementing a new feature that will allow users to create shortcuts to call contacts...

Oblitas on the elimination of Peru in the South American U-20: “It did not cause surprise”

This Thursday in La Videna, on the occasion of the presentation of Pablo Zegarra as the new coach of...

Must read

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you