Julian Nagelsmann is not going to be the subsequent Tottenham head coach.
Sources have instructed Sky Sports activities Information that Spurs didn’t meet him and no assembly is scheduled to happen.
Nagelsmann is revered by senior figures on the membership however he’s not one for them at this second in time.
Spurs and Chelsea each confirmed preliminary curiosity within the former Bayern Munich boss.
Spurs proceed to bear a course of for the subsequent supervisor and can contemplate appearing boss Ryan Mason, amongst others, for the everlasting function.
Bayer Leverkusen head coach Xabi Alonso has additionally emerged as a goal. Sky Sports activities Information understands key figures at Spurs admire the previous Liverpool midfielder, who took over on the Bundesliga facet in October.
In that point he has led Leverkusen from relegation contenders to sixth within the league and the semi-finals of the Europa League.
Spurs are additionally impressed by Vincent Kompany, who has guided Burnley again into the Premier League as Championship winners this season, however the former Manchester Metropolis captain just lately signed a brand new five-year contract with the Lancashire membership.
Chelsea job additionally a non-starter
In April, it was revealed that Nagelsmann can be out of the working to be the subsequent Chelsea supervisor. He had beforehand held talks with the membership however is now not into account with Mauricio Pochettino the frontrunner to take over at Stamford Bridge.
Nagelsmann, who was sacked as Bayern boss in March, was by no means thought to be the favorite for the job internally at Chelsea.
Friction between the 2 sides grew as Chelsea officers have been decided to hold out thorough due diligence on all the candidates earlier than making a choice – with the German coach resenting the repeated interviews and requests for data.
Nagelsmann had reservations over the function himself and sensed that Chelsea’s various shortlist mirrored an absence of readability in regards to the route they need to take.
Rangnick: Nagelsmann a superb match for Tottenham
Final month, Ralf Rangnick prompt Nagelsmann can be a superb match for the Tottenham job.
The ex-Manchester United supervisor, who mentored Nagelsmann at Hoffenheim and RB Leipzig, felt on the time that the Spurs set-up would go well with his younger compatriot, working alongside a sporting director.
Rangnick crammed that function for the Pink Bull franchise of golf equipment, together with Leipzig and Salzburg, between 2012 and 2015 after which once more from 2019 to 2020.
“I feel Tottenham is an thrilling membership in some ways,” Rangnick mentioned within the Sky Germany studio.
“They most likely have probably the most trendy, stunning stadiums on the earth in the meanwhile. They’ve the most effective coaching centres, that’s there in the meanwhile and Daniel Levy, who has been main the membership for a lot of, a few years.
“Though he’s not a giant spender, he is aware of the soccer enterprise and wouldn’t put himself within the centre of the cameras.
“If Tottenham really need [Nagelsmann], then I feel it could be vital if a sporting director was nonetheless there to assist him.
“It may be a really, very thrilling story. There’s room for enchancment, plenty of room for enchancment and but this isn’t a membership the place the home expects you to be within the high one or two instantly.”
It’s nonetheless unclear who would be the new sporting director at Tottenham after Fabio Paratici resigned final month.
Sky Sports activities Information has been instructed Johannes Spors is considered one of numerous sporting administrators the north London membership are taking a look at.
Spors is a worldwide sporting director for numerous golf equipment, together with Genoa, Commonplace Liege and Melbourne Victory.
Kane on subsequent Spurs boss: Membership will make greatest determination
Harry Kane says he’s not being attentive to the continued managerial hypothesis at Tottenham.
“That is all the way down to the membership,” Kane mentioned when requested about latest hypothesis.
“If I find yourself chatting with the chairman in direction of the top of the season I am certain he’ll fill me in on what he is pondering, however in the end we now have three extra video games.
“We do not need to look too far forward or get carried away. The membership will make one of the best determination for everybody, the gamers, the followers, the membership usually and we simply have to attend to see what that’s.”
Tottenham’s remaining fixtures
Could 13: Aston Villa (A) – Premier League, kick-off 3pm
Could 20: Brentford (H) – Premier League, kick-off 12.30pm
Could 28: Leeds (A) – Premier League, kick off 4.30pm