PSG coach Mauricio Pochettino took charge two weeks ago. Led the club to win their first title of the season on Wednesday with a 2-1 victory over Marseille; the 48-year-old will now miss two important fixtures against Angers and Montpellier. Tomorrow, Assistant coach of Argentine will manage the match.
The former Tottenham manager won his first trophy this week. Now he will be isolated for 15 days. These days were crucial in preparation for the champions league clash against Barcelona. But now he is isolated for 15 days.
An official club statement:
Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino has tested positive for COVID-19. He will therefore enter isolation and is subject to the appropriate health protocols. His assistants Jesus Perez and Miguel D’Agostino, will take over for tomorrow’s match in Angers.
Since taking charge of Espanyol in January 2009, he has not won anything with any club he managed.
He faces a very hard defeat in the League Cup final in 2015. When Chelsea beat the Tottenham 2-0 at Wembley. And Pochettino was in tears and suffered the hardest defeat in his managerial career in 2019. When Liverpool defeated Spurs to win the champions league.
Spurs also finished second in Premier league in 2017. In 2016, they finished third.
Mauricio Pochettino: PSG boss tested positive for covid.