There is so much to admire about Mauricio Pochettino's work at Tottenham, it's difficult to know where to begin.
Take Saturday's 1-0 battering of Watford. Afterwards, a seasoned member of the press was asked by another for his man of the match. He chose Kieran Trippier, which was derided as a "safe pick" (Trippier scored) by an advocate of Christian Eriksen. Someone else chose Mousa Dembele; Ben Davies and Eric Dier were also suggested.
Tricky, because Pochettino has created a Spurs team that...
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling says his club are not worried about Pep Guardiola taking over across town as Man City boss.
City have announced that Guardiola will leave Bayern Munich after this season for a move to the Etihad Stadium, replacing Manuel Pellegrini.
But Smalling said the change for United's local rivals will have no impact at Old Trafford.
"We don't care really, in that whoever is managing City, or coming and going, it doesn't really affect us," Smalling told Sky...