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Pochettino next Barcelona boss?

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has met Barcelona Club president Josep Maria Bartomeu, The Times reports.

According to Tottenham officials, they are aware of the meeting, as the Spanish manager and Barcelona chief claim to be friends, and that the meeting was not set to be an official one.

Mauricio Pochettino had been managing Espanyol, Barcelona rival club, between 2009 and 2012. The nature of his friendship with Barcelona chief is still unclear.

Important to note, that Barcelona current manager Luis Enrique announced about his leave by the end of the season. The Club are now in search of a new manager. Among the candidates are Enrique’s assistant coach Juan Carlos Unzue and Sevilla manager Jorge Sampaoli.