I'm sure there will still be a handshake before the next NLD next month, but Poch's comments could certainly see a war of words erupt before the encounter.
Despite not winning any trophies to show for it, Pochettino has earned plaudits for the job he has done at Spurs and his importance to Tottenham can not be overstated.
With Arsenal winning three of the last four FA Cups, they've won more trophies than Liverpool and Tottenham combined (one League Cup for each) over the last 10 years. He apparently likes Tottenham's style of football and feels their manager Mauricio Pochettino can help him develop his career.
"That is the difference to him". He decides whatever he wants to do.
The Daily Mail claim that Spurs are still locked in discussions with the European giants over agreeing a fee for the 25-year-old winger, despite having been allowed to talk with the player himself by the French side.
One of the Argentine's key targets is Bordeaux ace Malcom, but they might just have to wait until the summer to secure a deal for the Brazilian, according to Brazilian media outlet UOL. Earlier, Pochettino pointed out how his job security is not absolute like that of Wenger and Sir Alex Ferguson.
After another disappointing result, arguably the most disappointing of the season, Zidane's tenure at Madrid draws closer to an end. He's young, he believes in young players and building a team around them and he has experience in Lal Liga as player and manager.
As to why he would leave Spurs, Crafton noted how uncertainty regarding valuable squad members like Dele Alli and Harry Kane could push Pochettino through the door.