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The presence of Mauricio Pochettino at the Republic of Ireland’s 1-1 draw with Holland at the weekend, managed to spark not just one, but two transfer rumours. Pochettino was sat next to the agent of Shane Long, a player signed by Southampton during Paul Mitchell’s time at the club. The Irish striker was on target
Manchester United’s Morgan Schneiderlin has vowed to come back stronger at Old Trafford next season following a disappointing debut campaign at the club. Schneiderlin was signed from Southampton by Louis van Gaal last summer but the midfielder struggled to hold down a regular starting spot at Man United.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is ready to afford Calum Chambers a loan spell away from the club this summer, according to the Daily Telegraph. The 21-year old was a summer signing from Southampton in 2014, though has struggled for consistency since making the £16m switch. Though he remains highly rated by the Gunners, he has […]
Previously The Independent ;has reported that Liverpool and Leicester City are set to battle it out for Southampton striker Shane Long […]
Southampton have a fight on their hands to hold onto impressive attacker Shane Long and hope to ward off interest from Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool by extending the forward’s contract, according to The Sun. The Republic of Ireland international had a strong end of the season specifically and will go to Euro 2016 this summer […]
Everton are ready to double Ronald Koeman’s wages if the Dutchman agrees to leave Southampton for the Merseyside club this summer, according to The Mirror. The Dutchman has done a sublime job on the south coast and led the Saints to an excellent sixth-placed finish in 2015-16 thanks largely to a strong run of form […]
It looked odds on that when Gaston Ramirez finally came off the Saints payroll in July he would join Middlesbrough, but no it seems there are complications.
Southampton’s Fraser Forster admits England are “lucky” to have one of Europe’s best goalkeepers in Joe Hart – even if that puts an even bigger barrier in the way of his own international hopes.
Seemingly Manchester United are about to up the ante in terms of player recruitment after Jose Mourinho was announced as their new manager.
Calum Chambers looks set to be sent out on loan next season, with Arsene Wenger keen for the young defender to get games under his belt as well as search for a new centre-back this summer. The Gunners signed Chambers for a reported £16 million from Southampton in 2014, and despite a promising start to
Saints seem to have a big scouting presence in Portugal and last summer went to Sporting Lisbon to sign Cedric Soares and it seems they could return for one of his former team mates.
On a pound for pound basis Oriol Romeu could be considered one of the best buys of the summer for Saints, here we look at his season.
Leicester City are the latest team to enter the race for Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama reports Bleacher Report. The former Celtic […]
If West Ham United can lay claim to wining the World Cup for England in 1966, then forty years on the nation owes a big debt to Southampton for bringing the prestigious Toulon cup back to these shores for the first time since 1994.
Scotland failed to register a shot on target as they fell to a 1-0 friendly defeat against Italy in Malta.The Southampton striker Graziano Pellè scored …
Ta’ Qali (Malta) (AFP) – Southampton striker Graziano Pelle hit a second-half winner as an injury-depleted Italy beat Scotland 1-0 in a disjointed Euro 2016 friendly in Malta on Sunday. With his midfield decimated through injuries to Claudio Marchisio and Marco Verratti, and Thiago Motta and Riccardo Montolivo resting due to calf problems, Italy coach Antonio Conte gave Roma’s Daniele De Rossi a chance to impress before announcing his 23-man Euro 2016 squad on Tuesday. Inter striker Eder was in a similar position, having failed to spark for the Nerazzurri following his move from Sampdoria
Southampton striker Shane Long is this summer the target for a host of clubs including Leicester City, Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur […]
Johannesburg (AFP) – Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama converted a penalty to earn Kenya a 1-1 home draw with Tanzania on Sunday in a warm-up match ahead of 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. A crude tackle just inside the box led to the spot-kick and although the Tanzanian goalkeeper correctly guessed the direction of the penalty, it was too hard and high for him to stop. Captain Wanyama equalised close to half-time and six minutes after Elias Maguli had put the visitors head at Moi International Sports Centre stadium in Nairobi.
There were high hopes for Jordy Clasie when he arrived from Feyenoord, but injury mean’t his season took time to get going.
Victor Wanyama was probably the most talked about Saints player in 2015/16, at times he could be magnificent at others suspended or just plain sulking.
Who Will Southampton Face In 2016/17 (29/5/16)Vitalfootball: Southampton: 29/05/2016 08:00:01All promotions and relegations for the season of 2015/16 have been confirmed, so the full make up of the Premier League for 2016/17 is now known.
What is it with strikers from Italy ? they all seem to have issues that see them want to leave their clubs and they all seem to get linked with Saints.
Liverpool are interested in Southampton’s Sadio Mane after learning that a deal for Mario Gotze may not be possible, but they could face stiff competition from both Manchester United and Spurs
Matt Targett was given a hard time by some of the crowd early doors this season, but this was not justified and Targett remains a great prospect for the future.
The only disappointment of Ryan Bertrand’s season for Saints was that injury prevented him taking part in it in the Premier League till 26th September.
The Japanese defender has just completed his fourth season at St Mary’s, but where does he stand in the pecking order.
Saints and for that matter West Ham United have been told by Juventus that they will need to find £19 million if either are to succeed in buying Simone Zaza.
Juventus are willing to sell West Ham United and Southampton striking target Simone Zaza this summer but will ask for £19 million for his signature, according to Corriere Della Sera. The Italy international has been included in Antonio Conte’s provisional squad for Euro 2016 and is rated as a player capable of scoring consistently at […]