It was all going so well in Mauricio Pochettino’s pre-Brighton press conference on Tuesday until somebody asked about darts.

A known darts fan, the Tottenham manager was asked who he thinks will win the upcoming World Championships.

But Pochettino clearly misheard the question. You can watch the resulting gaffe below.

Aside from that, the Argentine discussed a number of important matters including Toby Alderweireld’s injury and contract situation, which you can read all about here.

And finally, you can have a look at our predicted Spurs line-up for the Brighton match here.



  1. Well he was darting form one question to another bless him. The next few games are crusial in is selection with hamstring tight should he play Kane r bring him on second half and Son Winks . Also should he play Davies Trippier save Rose Aurier for weekend that would be my choices.