MILAN (Ekstra Bladet): Christian Eriksen delivers a surprising new chapter to the story of his farewell to the Tottenham.
the London club known to the dane's desire to leave the club long before he went out in public with its plans last summer.
the Decision to say goodbye to London was taken a year earlier, but the club did not manage to exploit its knowledge to land a lucrative sale of Eriksen before Inter came on the pitch with 150 million. kr. this winter.
It reveals Christian Eriksen in an interview with the Italian sportsavis Gazzetta dello Sport.
- In 2018 took Pochettino (the then Tottenham manager, red.) to Copenhagen to hear what I would do with my future. He was about to deal his contract extension, and he would understand his options. I replied that I was willing to leave London. I owe him so much. He moved the boundaries of what Tottenham could achieve and led us to the Champions League final, says Christian Eriksen.
Mauricio Pochettino extended his contract with Tottenham in the middle of may 2018, and thus must be a new item on the eriksen's timeline, that tugs sharply on the story of the end of Tottenham.
Christian Eriksen need to get used to the game in Italy. Photo: Claudio Villa/Inter/
For all those who think that Christian eriksen's fall is a picture of a player without motivation, whose career has plateaued, must therefore also take the whole of last season into account.
A season when Christian Eriksen was involved in 20 goals in the Premier League. Where he scored five goals and laid up to four from the end of november and forward to the new year. And in the Champions League delivered the dane his most effective season, although the finale was an anticlimax.
It provides the hope that Christian eriksen's dive in Tottenham is transient, and when he finds his role under Antonio Conte, he may find an even higher level for the benefit of the national team during the european championship party in the Park for the summer.
- I was looking for the biggest possible club outside of the Premier League. I found the. A fodboldspillers career is too short not to try different things, says Christian Eriksen as at the same time downplaying the possibility of Real Madrid.
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Sooner or later in life you have to take a decision that relates to the options there are. Real Madrid was ultimately never concrete. There was Inter the real thing. It was extremely serious. And when I started to think about the possibility to play here, so they contacted me. The decision was almost completely natural, " explains Christian Eriksen, who claim that parting with the Tottenham manager José Mourinho was relaxed.
- He asked if I would rent his house, tells Christian Eriksen with a smile on your face. José Mourinho steered Inter in two seasons until 2010 where he won both the Champions League, the championship and the cup with the club.
He wished me all the best. He knew my wishes, and this was the reason that he built the team outside of me. How was it, I was completely honest about it from the beginning, says Christian Eriksen to the Italian newspaper.
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