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Nagelsmann – Spurs vs Leipzig not Mourinho against Baby Mourinho

RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsman has insisted that it won't be a case of Mourinho versus Baby Mourinho when his side faces Jose Mourinho's Tottenham Hotspur in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 fixture in London on Wednesday. Nagelsmann has been previously tagged Baby Mourinho in Germany and will be taking charge of his first maiden UCL knockout game. However, the 32-year-old who is the youngest coach in the Champions League was quick to shift focus from the battle of wits in the dugout in his pre-match press conference. He said: "It is only a game between Leipzig and Tottenham. Eight years ago, Tim Wiese [former Hoffenheim goalkeeper] called me Baby Mourinho, but that was only for two weeks. After that, he called me Julian again. "Tomorrow it is Leipzig ...