|Harry Redknapp Photo: BBC|
Harry Redknapp a veteran manager has left Tottenham after almost 4 years of service.
Redknapp was heavily linked with the England job before the Football Association opted for Roy Hodson, haddenied speculation that he had resigned on Tuesday.
The 65-year-old had a year left on his contract but reportedly failed to agree a new deal with the chairman Daniel Levy.
Everton manager David Moyes is a contender for the job but the Toffees have received no approach for the Scot.
"I have thoroughly enjoyed my time at Spurs and am proud of my achievements," Redknapp said on the Spurs website.
"I have had a fantastic four years with the club; at times the football has been breathtaking. I am sad to be leaving but wish to thank the players, staff and fans for their terrific support during my time there."
Levy thanked the former Spurs boss on the club's official statement.
He said: "This is not a decision the Board and I have taken lightly. Harry arrived at the Club at a time when his experience and approach was exactly what was needed. This decision in no way detracts from the excellent work Harry has done during his time with the Club and I should like to thank him for his achievements and contribution. Harry will always be welcome at the Lane."
When Capello left his post as England boss on 8 February, Spurs were third in the league, 10 points clear of a faltering Arse
Redknapp left Portsmouth for Tottenham, who were four points adrift at the bottom of the Premier League, in October 2008.
He guided Spurs to a first-ever Champions League in 2010.
After finishing fourth last season, Tottenham only missed out on a repeat of that when Chelsea won the Champions League.