Tottenham Hotspur are the second best team in Europe, according to Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola.
The sides are set to do battle at the Etihad on Saturday evening, with both sides looking to maintain their winning start to the Premier League season.
Ahead of the encounter in Manchester, Guardiola was full of praise for the North London outfit and the job Pochettino has done.
"Since I came here to England, Tottenham have been a real contender every season," Guardiola said, as per Sky Sports News.
"The first season they finished second… they've always been there. They're the second best team in Europe.
"I can't say anything against Tottenham's quality, capacity and the possibilities of the team.
"They are a strong team, a good team and Pochettino has done an overwhelming job, extraordinary.
"My opinion of him is very high, he is a top, top manager."