Former Chelsea and Juventus manager Maurizio Sarri has applied for the Tottenham Hotspur manager position, according to 90min,
Rangers manager Steven Gerrard is also said to be under consideration.
Spurs are on the hunt for a new manager after parting ways with Jose Mourinho a week ago.
Ryan Mason is temporarily in charge of the team until the end of the campaign, but he’s unlikely to get the job permanently.
Tottenham president Daniel Levy is keen to appoint someone with the experience to take the club to the next level.
Spurs’ 13-year wait for a trophy continued after losing yesterday’s Carabao Cup final to Manchester City, and they are due to secure their next management meeting.
Sarri helped Chelsea win the Europa League in their only Premier League season and won Serie A with Juventus the following campaign.
The ex-Napoli manager knows how to make silverware when in charge of a brilliant squad, and he’s got what it takes to help Tottenham end the silverware drought.
Roma also care about the Italian, but the chance to prove himself again in England could bring him back to the Premier League.
Gerrard recently helped Rangers end Celtic’s domestic dominance in Scotland, leading them to their first Premiership title in a decade.
While the Liverpool legend wants to succeed in the Premier League someday, it remains to be seen if Levy is willing to give him that chance for now.
The English top flight is on a different level compared to the top level in Scotland, and Gerrard’s managerial experience is still very limited despite his enormous potential.
Spurs need to put in a new manager before the summer transfer window opens, and it will be interesting to see who they end up with.
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