LONDON -- Mauricio Pochettino has said Tottenham are more experienced than a year ago, when they lost to Chelsea in last season's FA Cup, but he warned it will count for nothing if they do not perform in Saturday's semifinal against Manchester United.
The 4-2 defeat to Chelsea was Spurs' fourth failure to win in five matches at Wembley Stadium last season but they have recorded landmark victories against Borussia Dortmund, Real Madrid, Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United since making the national...
LONDON -- Mauricio Pochettino has played down the importance's of Saturday's FA Cup semifinal against Manchester United, reiterating that winning the competition will not take the club to the next level.
Before every FA Cup game this season, Pochettino has expressed mixed feelings about the competition, which he would love to win but does not feel would be a signpost for bigger things or alter the perception of the club.
And speaking ahead of the match against United at Wembley Stadium, Spurs' temporary...
LONDON -- Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham will not gain an advantage from playing Saturday's FA Cup semifinal against Manchester United at Wembley Stadium, their temporary home for the season.
Spurs are spending the year at the national stadium while their new 61,500-seater stadium is being built and, after a stuttering start to the campaign, they have made Wembley into a formidable home, winning there against Borussia Dortmund, Real Madrid, Liverpool, Arsenal and United.