Mauricio Pochettino Son, Height, Tactics, Teams Played

Mauricio Roberto Pochettino Trossero is an Argentine professional football manager and former player who is the current head coach of Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain.

Mauricio Pochettino Son

Sebastiano Pochettino, the firstborn of the former Tottenham manager, Mauricio Pochettino is the new physical trainer of PSG while his second son Maurizio Pochettino is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a winger for English club Watford.

Mauricio Pochettino Height

Pochettino has a height of 6 feet 0 inches (1.82 m) tall.

Mauricio Pochettino Tactics

The Argentine style of football is to play a very high-pressing, attacking style of football. He prefers two formations, 4-3-3 and 4-2-3-1 which are possession-oriented and looks to build out with quick, incisive passes to his central midfielders.

Mauricio Pochettino Teams Played

Pochettino played as a central defender and began his career in 1989 with Primera División club Newell’s Old Boys, winning a league title and finishing as runner-up in the 1992 Copa Libertadores.

In 1994, 22-year-old, Mauricio, transferred to newly-promoted La Liga club Espanyol, helping establish their top-flight status and won the 2000 Copa del Rey, their first trophy in 60 years.

In 2001, he joined Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain, and had a stint with Bordeaux, before returning to Espanyol in 2004, winning another Copa del Rey in 2006.

He was capped 20 times for the Argentina national team and played at the 1999 Copa América and 2002 FIFA World Cup.