Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino wants transfer window to stay open longer


• Spurs manager fears club could lose Christian Eriksen
• Pochettino wants longer window like other nations

Mauricio Pochettino has described the decision to close the domestic summer transfer window in early August as a “massive mistake” and claims he has even persuaded Tottenham’s hard-nosed chairman, Daniel Levy, of the same thing.

Pochettino could still lose Christian Eriksen to Real Madrid as the Spanish transfer window does not shut until 2 September. Were that to happen Pochettino would be unable to replace one of Tottenham’s key players until January at the earliest. Italy, France and Germany have the same deadline as Spain.

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This post written by Jamie Jackson at the Etihad Stadium originally appeared on Football | The Guardian. Read the full post here.

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