Tottenham Hotspurs manager Mauricio Pochettino believes that his team will suffer financially once they move to their new stadium.
He said that the outflow of money will seriously hinder their power in the transfer market and that they may have trouble in attracting the best players.
Tottenham Hotspurs is expected to make the move to their new stadium at the beginning of the 2018-19 season.
Tottenham Hotspurs have initially stated that the construction of the new stadium will have no impact on the transfer dealings, but it now appears that they have changed their opinion. Mauricio Pochettino has stated that the new stadium will definitely impact their cash flow and that they might have problems competing with clubs such as Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal when it comes to the more expensive players.
However, Mauricio Pochettino believes that the club will find a solution in order to remain competitive while they repay their stadium. He said that the club would do anything they can in order to generate money so as to get closer to the big sides in terms of revenue.
Mauricio Pochettino believes that the new stadium with allow Tottenham Hotspurs to compete with the top sides in terms of revenue and allow them to compete for the best players in the market. He believes that Spurs can still compete for the title and that they will first need to find some consistency.
He said that last season they came close to being Champions and that they will try to mount a similar challenge this season. He believes that injury has affected the team so far this season and they had to play the majority of games without their striker Harry Kane.
Mauricio Pochettino said that once all his players are back, the team should improve and go on a winning run.