first_imgAdvertisement Mauricio Pochettino is wanted by both Chelsea and Manchester United (Picture: Getty)Roman Abramovich has notified Maurizio Sarri his future at Chelsea is in jeopardy and is ready to rival Manchester United for the services of Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino.Chelsea returned to winning ways with crushing 5-0 victory over Huddersfield on Saturday following their midweek humiliation at Bournemouth, after which Sarri locked is players in the dressing room and launched a 50-minute inquest.The Sunday Express claims the Chelsea owner is already losing patience with the Italian whose side are locked in a three-way battle with Arsenal and United for the final Champions League qualifying spot.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityThe FA Cup holders were reported to be interested in Pochettino last summer, before earmarking Sarri as the ideal candidate to succeed Antonio Conte.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTSarri made an instant impact at Stamford Bridge but results and performances have dipped since he suffered the first defeat of his reign against Pochettino’s Spurs side back in November.It would cost Chelsea around £50million in compensation to prise the Argentine from north London but the former Southampton manager’s preference remains United, should he opt to call time on his five-year tenure at Spurs. Comment Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 2 Feb 2019 10:55 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link37Shares Advertisement Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants to keep the Man Utd job on a permanent basis (Picture: Getty)United parted company with Jose Mourinho in December and interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer presided over an eight-game winning run before Wednesday’s 2-2 draw against Burnley at Old Trafford.‘This job is like a wheel spinning round,’ said the former United striker, before Sunday’s trip to Leicester.‘I have to make the players ­perform better. If I can get the team playing better, get the ­players to respond to me, see the results get better and show that the playing style is there, then that will be a big plus for me.‘But this has never been all about me. I’m not here to talk about myself and other so-called big-name managers.What is a big name?‘For me, it’s about how you work with the players and work with the club.’More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors Chelsea to rival Manchester United for Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettinolast_img

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