Ryan Mason has been confirmed as Tottenham interim head coach for the remainder of the season following the sacking of Jose Mourinho.
Mourinho was sacked on Monday after spending just 17 months out of his four years contract.
Confirming the appointment, Spurs Chairman Daniel Levy said the club management have great belief in Mason and his squad of talented players.
The statement made available on the club official website read as follows;
“Following the departure of Jose Mourinho, we can now confirm that Ryan Mason will take charge as Interim Head Coach for the remainder of the season.
“Ryan will be joined by Chris Powell and Nigel Gibbs as Interim Assistant Head Coaches and Michel Vorm as Interim Goalkeeping Coach.
“Ledley King will continue in his role as First Team Assistant.
Chairman Daniel Levy said:
“We have great belief in this squad of talented players.
“We have a cup final and six Premier League games ahead of us and we shall now focus all our energies on achieving a strong finish to the season.”
Mason, 29, was forced into retirement through injury in 2018 and has been with the club as a back room staff.
He is expected to lead his boyhood team out as manager for the Carabao Cup final feels
His first game in charge of as manager will be at the Tottenham Stadium against Southampton on Wednsday.
Tottenham are currently 7th on the Premier League table with 50 points from 32 matches.