Man Utd and Man City are a different level to us, says Pochettino

Date published: Sunday 13th May 2018 7:01

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has admitted that Manchester City and Manchester United are currently on another “level” to his side at the moment.

Spurs finished off the season with a thrilling 5-4 victory in which Erik Lamela played a starring role as they came from behind to win.

“In the end it is a big relief to win the game, an exciting game and to finish third is a fantastic achievement,” Pochettino told BBC Sport.

“It means a lot for the club, the players and the fans. Man Utd and Man City are a different level to us. It is a fantastic achievement for us after 38 away from home.

“From the beginning it was tough [playing home games at Wembley]. For our fans it was tough to settle here and for the players and the staff. In the end we created that feeling that Wembley was our home and at the end we feel a fantastic emotions here.

“It was a fantastic season to finish third and guarantee the Champions League next season with the move to the new stadium it is a very exciting moment for this football club.”

 

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