Mauricio Pochettino comments on Dele Alli situation

Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur speaks during a Tottenham Hotspur press conference ahead of their UEFA Champions League Group H match against Borussia Dortmund at...

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli is reportedly looking for a new agent.

Mauricio Pochettino, manager of Spurs looks on prior to the Pre-Season Friendly match beween Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus at Wembley Stadium on August 5, 2017 in London, England.

According to The Telegraph, Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli is set to part company with his agent Rob Segal.

It has been reported that Jorge Mendes, Mino Raiola, Stellar Group, Key Sports Management, Wasserman and Base Soccer all are interested in having Alli as their client.

“Alli’s decision to change agents has sparked fears that Tottenham could struggle to hold on to him past this season, while there are concerns that he may not receive the right personal care with a representative who has a long list of world stars to look after,” adds the report in The Telegraph.

Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur shakes hands with Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur after he is subbed during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Tottenham...

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has given his take on the situation regarding Alli and his agent.

While stating that it is not his business who the England international midfielder takes on as his new agent, Pochettino has outlined the need for someone to take proper care of the 21-year-old, who is one of the best young players in the world.

“It’s important to find a trusted person that can help you to be better every day and help in all the business,” Pochettino told The Telegraph.

“In the past, it was completely different. Today the players are products with a lot of things happening around them.

“They need people that look after them because the business is so big today around the players.”

Juan Foyth of Tottenham Hotspur and Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur and Toby Alderweireld of Tottenham Hotspur  during a Tottenham Hotspur training session ahead of their UEFA Champions...

Alli is very young and has a lot of potential, and there is no reason why the midfielder cannot develop into a world-class footballer in the coming years.

The youngster is a very exciting midfielder who has established himself as a key figure in the current Spurs team.

Tottenham are aiming to win the Premier League title this season after finishing second in 2016-17.

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