Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham manager’s ‘aggressive’ actions the reason for two-match ban


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Pochettino ‘crossed line’ with Dean war of words

Tottenham supervisor Mauricio Pochettino’s “aggressive” actions were the reason he used to begiven a two-match touchline ban for confronting referee Mike Dean, the Football Affiliation says.

He favorite an FA fee of rotten behavior for his actions after his aspect’s defeat at Burnley closing month.

Pochettino later acknowledged he used to be“in shock” on the “unfair” ban.

But the FA acknowledged Pochettino’s “repetitive and aggressive” actions merited a “carrying sanction”.

The FA’s written reasons for the ban incorporated Dean’s match legend, which acknowledged that the Argentine but again and but again told him “you understand what you are, you understand what you are”.

“I then acknowledged on relatively relatively a few times to leave as a minimum 10 times and he wouldn’t score out of my private condo and then aggressively pointed his finger trusty a few inches from my face but again announcing ‘you understand what you are’,” Dean’s legend added.

Dean acknowledged Pochettino confronted him but again within the tunnel before being escorted away by security personnel.

The FA acknowledged it used to be a “chronic point to of unacceptable and disrespectful behaviour”.

“Whereas the words aged are now not the worst, the selection of phrase ‘you understand what you are’ used to be aged in an on-field outburst, following the conclusion of the sport, that lasted for 40 seconds, in which Pochettino used to be, on occasion, very terminate to Mr Dean and face-to-face,” the assertion acknowledged.

“Pochettino’s location is then aggravated by the truth of the 2nd fee, which involved him looking forward to Mr Dean in the tunnel location to resume his unacceptable comments.

“The commission finds as a truth that [Pochettino] did this relatively deliberately.

“Such behaviour, on the elite stage of English football, tarnishes the image of the sport.

“Regardless of choices, and indeed regardless of mistakes, will be made valid by a match, match officials are entitled to be treated professionally and with admire.

“They slay now not seem to be ‘gorgeous sport’ for a pissed off supervisor, or player, to vent their frustrations at.”

The FA acknowledged Pochettino’s “previous exemplary legend, admission and apology” resulted in his ban being reduced from three games to 2.

Pochettino served the principal sport of his touchline ban in Saturday’s defeat at Southampton and must moreover be in the stands for Spurs’ sport against Liverpool on 31 March.

What Pochettino acknowledged – Mike Dean’s legend in chubby

“At the conclusion of the sport I was approached on the sphere of play by the Tottenham Hotspur head coach Mauricio Pochettino and some contributors of his teaching personnel, at the side of first-personnel coach Jesus Perez.

“Mr Pochettino acted in a truly irresponsible and aggressive manner. He wouldn’t cease announcing ‘you understand what you are, you understand what you are”‘. I requested him to exhibit and he repeated ‘you understand what you are’.

“I then acknowledged on relatively relatively a few times to leave as a minimum 10 times and he wouldn’t score out of my private condo and then aggressively pointed his finger trusty a few inches from my face, but again announcing ‘you understand what you are’.

“Mr Pochettino then left me on my own and left the sphere of play. When I reached the tunnel he used to be waiting on the live of the steps but again announcing ‘you understand what you are’ and wanted to be escorted to the dressing room by security personnel from Burnley.”

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