Pochettino is at the right stage of his career, at the right club, with the right squad to make a history-making difference. He could be the next man at Chelsea, the man in the shadow at United, or THE man at Tottenham Hotspur. It doesn't even seem worth consideration.
In the past 24 hours, I've had two really great conversations with two fabulous ladies about running. I guess sometimes you don't realise how your thoughts about something have changed until you vocalise it. For example, these are the things I was writing on my blog 15 months ago, when I became a runner...
When the colourful Olympic ski jumper Michael "Eddie the Eagle" Edwards got the film distribution company behind the long-awaited movie of his lovable and brave - some would say foolhardy - exploits at the 1988 Canadian Winter Games Olympics, to organise an informal screening, he was more nervous than when he stood at the top of the 90m ski jump in Calgary, Alberta.
Win or lose on Saturday, there is no doubt that this has been the most extraordinary season of all time for Leicester City. We're not talking the two short decades of the Premier League, we're talking 130 years of history.
Scotland's World Cup was extremely productive and, by in large, positive whereas England's was testing, taxing and at times torturous. The view in Scotland, and many other places, was that this would be the year that the Scots finally re-gained the Calcutta Cup and in doing so make the start of Eddie Jones' reign a challenging one.