Rose: No problem with Pochettino after Spurs criticism

ShareClose Comments
The left-back said there is no problem with his manager after making critical comments about the club's transfer policy

Danny Rose insisted his relationship with Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is "great", despite the full-back's public criticism of the club's transfer policy, wage structure and ambition.

Rose sparked controversy when he urged Tottenham to spend money on stars and not players you have to Google to find out who they are in an explosive interview with The Sun in August.

Spurs 7/4 to win at Arsenal

The 27-year-old England international — linked to Manchester United, Manchester City and Premier League champions Chelsea — also lobbied for a pay rise after hinting at a possible exit.

However, Rose — who made his competitive return against Real Madrid last month — said there is no problem with Pochettino after making his first Premier League start since a knee injury in January in Sunday's 1-0 win over Crystal Palace

"For my part, it is forgotten," Rose said. "I think it is forgotten on the club's part as well.

"There is no point dwelling in the past if we want to take the club forward and go that one stage further and win the league and go as far as possible in the Champions League.

"Me and the gaffer are fine, we speak most days. The last three years, the lads will tell you I am the one in his office the most, speaking to him and going through videos and sharing text messages, even going round his house.

Article continues below

"Me and the manager are fine. He has been great at integrating me back into the team and getting me some minutes.

"I thought him putting me on against Real Madrid, even though it was only for 10 minutes, was a class act on his part, making me feel part of it again, even though he didn't need to bring me on.

"As far as I'm concerned me and the gaffer are great and as long as we've both got the same goals, which is to win a trophy for Tottenham, then there's nothing to worry about."

Next article:
Everton & Leicester-linked Plattenhardt feels at home at Hertha
Next article:
Who will win Liga MX? Goal handicaps the Apertura title race
Next article:
Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Real Madrid prepare £50m Trippier bid
Next article:
'Another crazy joins the list' - Benzema hits back at Napoli boss
Next article:
Under-19s European Championships: Star players, fixtures, teams, group draw & complete guide
Close

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.

Show more Accept