Defeat at Norwich today would leave the south coast outfit tangled deeper in the mire.
But Argentine Pochettino is keeping a cool head, saying: "I am relaxed because I know my team is playing well.
"We are always producing more than our rivals. We have also made some mistakes but overall our outlook is correct. No-one said it was going to be easy. Everything takes time and you cannot wave a magic wand to be able to find solutions.
"I like the pressure and relish being in a pressure situation.
"I don't have any problem with anyone telling me they are upset we have not won these six games. I also think we should have won."