Pochettino's son Maurizio signs new deal at Tottenham

Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino's son Maurizio has extended his stay with the club.

Maurizio Pochettino

Maurizio Pochettino took to social media to announce his contract extension with Tottenham Hotspur on Monday.   -  Instagram @maurizio.8

Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino's son Maurizio has signed a new contract at the Premier League club, the 19-year-old said on Monday.

Maurizio, whose current deal was due to expire on Tuesday, announced the contract extension on Instagram, sharing a photo with his father along with the caption “Looking forwards to the new season.”

 

The details regarding the length of his new contract have not been disclosed yet.

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Maurizio joined the north London club's academy in 2017 but is yet to make a senior appearance.

His father Pochettino was sacked by Spurs in November after more than five years in charge and was replaced by Portuguese boss Jose Mourinho.

Spurs is seventh in the league standings with 45 points, nine points behind fourth-placed Chelsea.

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