Luke Shaw: Mauricio Pochettino has been a "great manager"

Luke Shaw of Southampton holds off Chris Smalling of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium on May 11, 2014
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Southampton defender Luke Shaw says that newly-appointed Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has been a "great manager" during his time with the club.

Luke Shaw has described Mauricio Pochettino has a "great manager" following the announcement that the Argentine has been named as the new Tottenham Hotspur boss.

Pochettino, who took over at St Mary's in January 2013, has signed a five-year contract with Spurs, who sacked Tim Sherwood at the end of the 2013-14 Premier League season.

The defender, who is part of Roy Hodgson's England squad for this summer's World Cup, wrote on Twitter: "Would like to thank Mauricio for everything he has done for me. Great manager, great guy and has helped me a lot. Wish him all the best."

Shaw has been linked with moves to Manchester United and Chelsea this summer.

Manager Mauricio Pochettino of Southampton on the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Norwich City at St Mary's Stadium on March 15, 2014
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