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RB Leipzig coach Nagelsmann: I'm not at Mourinho's level

RB Leipzig coach Julian Nagelsmann is keen to duck comparisons with Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho.

The 32 year-old has been dubbed the 'Baby Mourinho' across Europe.

But ahead of their Champions League clash, Nagelsmann insisted: "I don't think about how it feels to beat Mourinho. I think it would be cool if we could beat Tottenham.

"I'm not on par with Mourinho. I don't think I'm going to win as many titles in my career as he has.

"Just look at how many and what kind of titles Mourinho has won. I have only won a title in southern Germany. So I wouldn't call it a Nagelsmann-Mourinho duel..."

Spurs are in Leipzig needing to overturn a 1-0 deficit to reach the quarterfinals.

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