Pochettino by the numbers: games, trophies, signings…

Date published: Wednesday 24th November 2021 9:30 - Ian Watson

Mauricio Pochettino is the favourite to become the next Man Utd manager. Pep and Jurgen might be pleased to see him…

 

Clubs managed

Espanyol
Appointed: January 20, 2009; left by mutual consent: November 26, 2012
In charge for 1406 days.

Southampton
Appointed: January 18, 2013; left: May 27, 2014
In charge for 528 days.

Tottenham Hotspur
Appointed: May 27, 2014; sacked: November 19, 2019
In charge for 1967 days.

Paris Saint-Germain
Appointed: January 2, 2021 – present
In charge for 326 days.

 

Managerial record

Espanyol
Games: 161
W53 D38 L70
PPG: 1.22
Win percentage: 32.92%
Goals average: 1.14 – 1.35

Southampton
Games: 20
W23 D18 L19
PPG: 1.45
Win percentage: 38.33%
Goals average: 1.45 – 1.22

Tottenham 
Games: 293
W159 D62 L72
PPG: 1.84
Win percentage: 54.27%
Goals average: 1.91 – 1.10

PSG
Games: 53
W37 D7 L9
PPG: 2.26
Win percentage: 69.81%
Goals average: 2.26 – 1.04

League finishing positions

21/22 PSG 1 (after 14 matches) – 1st
20/21 PSG 2 (took over after 17 matches) – 2nd
19/20 Tottenham (sacked after 12 games) – 14th
18/19 Tottenham – 4th
17/18 Tottenham – 3rd
16/17 Tottenham – 2nd
15/16 Tottenham – 3rd
14/15 Tottenham – 5th
13/14 Southampton – 8th
12/13 Southampton (took over after 22 games) – 14th
12/13 Espanyol (left after games) – 20th
11/12 Espanyol – 14th
10/11 Espanyol – 8th
09/10 Espanyol – 11th
08/09 Espanyol (took over after 19 games) – 10th

 

Major honours won
PSG: Coupe de France – 2020–21

 

European record

Champions League
P41 W19 D9 L13 PPG 1.61

21/22 PSG – group stage
20/21 PSG – semi-finals
19/20 Tottenham – last 16
18/19 Tottenham – final
17/18 Tottenham – last 16
16/17 Tottenham – group stage

Europa League (including qualifying)
P22 W10 D6 L6  PPG 1.64

16/17 Tottenham – last 32
15/16 Tottenham – last 16
14/15 Tottenham – last 32

 


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Age at managerial debuts
La Liga: 36 years, 10 months, 23 days
Premier League: 40 years, 10 months, 19 days
Ligue 1: 48 years, 10 months, 4 days
Champions League: 44 years, 6 months, 12 days
Europa League: 42 years, 5 months, 19 days

 

Five biggest victories
FA Cup: Tranmere 0-7 Tottenham
Premier League: Hull 1-7 Tottenham
FA Cup: Tottenham 6-0 Millwall
FA Cup: Tottenham 6-1 Rochdale
Premier League: Leicester 1-6 Tottenham

 

Five biggest defeats
Champions League: Tottenham 2-7 Bayern Munich
La Liga: Real Madrid 5-0 Espanyol
La Liga: Espanyol 1-5 Barcelona
Premier League: Newcastle 5-1 Tottenham Hotspur
La Liga: Barcelona 4-0 Espanyol

 

Record in finals
P5 W2 L3

Finals won:
Trophée des Champions: PSG 2-1 Marseille
Coupe de France: PSG 2-0 Monaco

Finals lost:
EFL Cup: Chelsea 2-0 Tottenham
Champions League: Tottenham 0-2 Liverpool
Trophée des Champions Lille 1-0 PSG

 


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Opponents beaten most often by Pochettino

Crystal Palace
P15 W11 D1 L3

Swansea
P12 W9 D3 L0

Leicester
P14 W7 D3 L4

Everton
P14 W7 D6 L1

Newcastle
P13 W7 D1 L5

 

Opponents to have inflicted most defeats on Pochettino

Manchester City
P9 W6 D3 L10

Chelsea
P17 W6 D2 L9

Liverpool
P16 W3 D4 L9

Manchester United
P14 W4 D3 L7

Real Madrid
P9 W1 D1 L7

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Record against current Premier League managers

Pep Guardiola
P21 W4 D5 L12 PPG 0.81

Sean Dyche
P11 W7 D3 L1 PPG 2.18

Jürgen Klopp
P11 W1 D4 L6 PPG 0.64

Eddie Howe
P8 W6 D1 L1 PPG 2.38

Rafael Benítez
P6 W5 D0 L1 PPG 2.5

Claudio Ranieri
P6 W2 D3 L1 PPG 1.5

Brendan Rodgers
P6 W2 D0 L4 PPG 1

David Moyes
P5 W1 D4 L0 PPG 1.4

Antonio Conte
P5 W2 D0 L3 PPG 1.2

Marcelo Bielsa
P3 W1 D2 L0 PPG 1.67

Ralph Hasenhuttl
P2 W1 D0 L1 PPG 1.5

Thomas Tuchel
P2 W0 D0 L2 PPG 0

Graham Potter
P1 W0 D0 L1 PPG 0

 

Most expensive recruits

1=) Tanguy Ndombele (Lyon to Tottenham) – £54m
1=) Achraf Hakimi (Inter to PSG) – £54m
3) Davinson Sanchez (Ajax to Tottenham) – £37.8m
4) Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle to Tottenham) – £31.5m
5) Heung-min Son (Bayer Leverkusen to Tottenham) – £27m
6) Lucas Moura (PSG to Tottenham) – £25.56m
7) Ryan Sessegnon (Fulham to Tottenham) – £24.3m
8) Serge Aurier (PSG to Tottenham) – £22.5m
9) Vincent Janssen (AZ Alkmaar to Tottenham) – £19.8m
10) Toby Alderweireld (Atletico Madrid to Tottenham) – £14.4m

 

Most-used players

1) Christian Eriksen – 255
2) Harry Kane – 242
3) Hugo Lloris – 229
4) Eric Dier – 216
5) Jan Vertonghen – 212
6) Heung-min Son – 203
7) Dele Alli – 194
8) Erik Lamela – 183
9) Ben Davies – 176
10) Toby Alderweireld – 172

 

Youngest league debutants

1) Oliver Skipp (Tottenham) – 18 years, 2 months, 19 days
2) Sam Gallagher (Southampton) – 18 years, 2 months, 29 days
3) Josh Onomah (Tottenham Hotspur) – 18 years, 6 months, 06 days
4) Calum Chambers (Southampton) – 18 years, 6 months, 28 days
5) Harrison Reed (Southampton) – 18 years, 10 months, 10 days
6) Dele Alli (Tottenham) – 19 years, 3 months 28 days
7) Kyle Walker-Peters (Tottenham) – 20 years, 4 months
8) Harry Winks (Tottenham) – 20 years, 6 months, 25 days
9) Eric Dier (Tottenham) – 20 years, 7 months, 1 day
10) Juan Foyth (Tottenham) – 20 years, 9 months, 22 days

 

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