Pochettino jokes about something that made Tottenham players behave better

Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur and Zinedine Zidane, Manager of Real Madrid shake hands following the game at the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham...

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Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur looks on prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur at St. James Park on August 13, 2017 in...

Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino spoke to Sky Sports reporters at the launch of his new book yesterday, and opened up on how his players have reacted following the release of said brutally honest book.

Tottenham have been on an upward curve since the Argentine's appointment back in May 2014, and are now considered to be serious contenders for major honours, both domestically and on the continent.

The Lilywhites are currently well placed in the Premier League table, and have already qualified for the knock-out stages of the Champions League with two group games to spare.

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.

One of the main contributing factors behind Spurs' recent success is the fierce hunger and drive the players have to achieve great things under Pochettino's leadership.

And the Argentine joked that they might be in an even better place to do just that, following his book release, as quoted by Sky Sports:

"After the book, they start to behave better. They are worried."

Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur reacts during the Premier League match between Everton and Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park on September 9, 2017 in Liverpool, England.

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Tottenham currently sit eight points adrift of Pep Guardiola's rampant Manchester City side, so can ill-afford too many more slips-ups, and they will have to be at their very best when they return to Premier League action against Arsenal on November 18th.

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