Pochettino speaks barely any English and conducted his 24-minute Press conference through an interpreter.
The former Argentina defender, who cracked a joke in English about the British weather, insists the language barrier will not hamper his efforts to keep Saints in the Premier League. Pochettino said: "Football is an international language. We see many other examples.
"Pep Guardiola, for example, signing for a German club.
"I don't yet speak English properly. I hope in a short period of time I will be able to."