Feyenoord GM Dennis te Kloese rejected Tottenham, expects coach Arne Slot to remain
Feyenoord normal supervisor Dennis te Kloese says he shall be staying on the Rotterdam membership after rejecting an method from Tottenham and he’s assured the Dutch champions can hold on to in-demand coach Arne Slot as properly.
Spurs are in search of a brand new sporting director after Fabio Paratici left the membership final month and filling that position is known to be key to their seek for a brand new supervisor following the departure of Antonio Conte in March.
Te Kloese advised ESPN Netherlands’ morning present “Goedemorgen Eredivisie” that he had rejected a suggestion from Spurs and desires to proceed work in Rotterdam.
“It is not an choice proper now,” Te Kloese advised ESPN Netherlands’ morning present Goedemorgen Eredivisie. “I stated ‘no’ and I additionally haven’t any curiosity. I’ve made the selection to work for Feyenoord and that’s nonetheless an important honour.
“We’ve made actually good steps final 12 months after which to say: ‘Let’s hear what I can do for different golf equipment,’ is just not an choice for me. I need to be very clear: it won’t occur.”
Feyenoord wrapped up the Eredivisie title final weekend, their first since 2017, with a win over Go Forward Eagles.
That sparked big celebrations in Rotterdam and coach Slot has been strongly linked with a transfer to the Premier League this summer time, with Tottenham among the many golf equipment considered trying on the 44-year-old.
“He nonetheless has a contract for 2 years,” Te Kloese stated. “That has been stated earlier than and we have now not been approached by any membership.
“It’s as much as Arne to say one thing about that [his future]. However for us there isn’t a ambiguity about it. We assume that he’ll stay the coach of Feyenoord.
“He has a contract for 2 extra years and this summer time there isn’t a launch clause in his contract, so we will say no if we would like. And we have now fairly a great story right here as properly. Champions League subsequent 12 months, loads of new gamers have been signed final summer time they usually proved actual good gamers on this crew and their contracts additionally run for fairly some years to come back. So we have now one thing right here to stay up for.”