Tottenham have confirmed the arrival of Nuno Espirito Santo as their new manager, with the former Wolverhampton boss signing a deal that runs until 2023.
Spurs’ search for Jose Mourinho’s successor has them linked with everyone from Antonio Conte to Gennaro Gattuso, but lately rumors of Santo’s arrival have been accelerating.
The North London Club has now confirmed the appointment. Talk to the club websiteSanto said: “When you have a team with quality and talent, we want to make the fans proud and enjoy.
“It is a great pleasure and honor (to be here), there is joy and I am happy and I look forward to starting work. We don’t have any days to waste and we must start work immediately as the preparatory season begins in a few days.”
Chairman Daniel Levy added: “First of all, I would like to welcome Nunu to the club. We would like to thank our supporters for all their patience throughout this process.
“I’ve already spoken about the need to get back to our core core of playing offensive and recreational football and Fabio and I think Nuno is the guy who can take our group of talented players, embrace our upcoming young players and build something special.”
Newly appointed Managing Director Fabio Paratici said: “The brief of this appointment has always been clear, we wanted a head coach who could instill all the important values of the football club.
“You just have to look at Nono’s time at Wolverhampton to see his ability to take a group of players and implement an adaptive approach that will bring success and allow the players to develop and thrive. We are all looking forward to getting started on what we hope to be successful with the club.”