Pochettino’s PSG fell aside in Europe once more on Wednesday (Image: Getty)
Pochettino is the main candidate to develop into United’s new everlasting supervisor this summer time with Ajax boss Erik ten Hag additionally within the working.
The Argentine seemed to be heading into the Champions League quarter-finals with PSG on Wednesday evening, main Actual Madrid 2-0 on mixture with simply half an hour of the tie remaining.
The French giants have been eradicated after conceding three fast targets, nonetheless, marking one other failed European marketing campaign for the membership.
Whereas PSG are 13 factors clear on the summit of Ligue 1 the Champions League failure has been seen as a blemish on Pochettino’s report, along with his solely silverware as a supervisor a Coupe de France success final yr.
Actual Madrid fought again with Benzema scoring a hat-trick (Image: Getty)
However in accordance with The Athletic, United’s resolution whether or not to carry Pochettino to Outdated Trafford will ‘not be overly influenced by a single outcome’.
The report provides United are additionally conscious this isn’t the primary time PSG have capitulated in Europe. United themselves got here from behind to remove them on the spherical of 16 stage in 2019 whereas the Parisians famously threw away a 4-0 result in crash out by the hands of Barcelona two years earlier.
PSG sporting director Leonardo mentioned on Wednesday evening that PSG don’t intend to vary their supervisor earlier than the tip of the season.
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However former United striker Michael Owen steered Pochettino will have already got one eye on his subsequent job following the defeat.
‘I don’t suppose he’ll thoughts,’ Owen instructed BT Sport when requested how Pochettino will react to Wednesday’s elimination.
‘I feel he has his eyes set on a Premier League staff anyway.
‘However he was out of labor [when he was approached by PSG], it’s an unbelievable job to attempt to obtain one thing like that, he’s going to win the league in all probability.
‘However he’ll go the identical because the Thomas Tuchels. When a giant job comes up in England I’m positive he has his fingerprints throughout it.’
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