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CAF comes to its senses after initially ignoring coronavirus
09:01 Saturday 14th March 2020

The latest news of the suspension of all 2021 AFCON qualifiers that were billed to take place between 25 to 31 March 2020 by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) was already expected. But the continent's football governing body was…

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Is resuming Premier League football in 30 days too optimistic?
08:01 Saturday 14th March 2020

To many a fan’s disappointment but the relief of footballers and their families, the Premier League joined the global trend by closing up shop as the coronavirus pandemic spreads. Initially, the league announced a 30-day suspension of…

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Southampton's move for Che Adams signals intent
08:00 Sunday 7th July 2019

Just under a week ago, flashy announcement and all, Southampton unveiled their latest signing, Che Adams. The Englishman cost around £15million, with the centre-forward set to pocket around £50,000-a-week on…

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Could this be Manolo Gabbiadini's last season at Southampton?
12:00 Tuesday 30th October 2018

Manolo Gabbiadini’s Southampton career has wavered in the past 18 months. Both a lack of form and playing time suggest the Italian striker is fighting for his future at St Mary’s. After underperforming last season, Gabbiadini is…

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How would Southampton fare in the Championship next season?
10:00 Sunday 22nd April 2018

Not many Premier League football fans would have expected the bottom three to comprise the current three clubs. West Bromwich Albion, Stoke City, and Southampton are all staring down the barrel of Championship football. The Saints, now managed…

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Three keys to success for Mark Hughes at Southampton
08:00 Wednesday 21st March 2018

Mark Hughes was announced as Southampton's new manager last week. The 54-year-old hit the ground running with a 2-0 FA Cup quarterfinal win over Wigan. The Saints are into the semi-finals for the first time since 2003. Ironically,…

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What happened to the fabulous Manolo Gabbiadini?
08:30 Saturday 20th January 2018

Last season, Manuel Gabbadini hit English football at full speed. His boots bit into the pitch like spinning tires on a Ferrari running through the gears. His shots scorched twine. He began this season firing on all cylinders, too, scoring…

Will Charlie Austin be moved on from Southampton in January?
13:30 Wednesday 1st November 2017

Southampton is suffering from a lack of goals this season. Only six players have scored so far, with four netting just once. Charlie Austin is one of those players as injuries and form are keeping him out of an impotent Saints side.

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Eight amazing stats from Matchday two of the Premier League
15:00 Wednesday 23rd August 2017

Jose Mourinho's second season charm appears to be working wonders at Manchester United. After two rounds of fixtures, the Red Devils has simply been faultless in all aspects; winning convincingly at West Ham and Swansea City, eight goals scored…

The number 9 is reborn
22:43 Thursday 2nd March 2017

The EFL cup final between Manchester United and Southampton was a neutrals dream, a 3-2 score-line, a late winner, and a fight back from a losing team to boot. But despite the thrills and spills, a cup final brings one thing was resoundingly…

Claude Puel comments show the issues with video technology
12:36 Tuesday 28th February 2017

Southampton manager Claude Puel has stated that video technology should be installed for offside decisions. Such comments show the issues with video technology.

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Manolo Gabbiadini must avoid the pitfalls of Premier League strikers past
18:00 Monday 27th February 2017

Manolo Gabbiadini continued his impressive start with two goals at the weekend. He must, however, look to avoid the pitfalls of Premier League strikers past.

Manolo Gabbiadini stole the Wembley show and should've finished up a winner
17:00 Monday 27th February 2017

Well, there you have it. Manchester United Football Club has won the first piece of silverware of the campaign, thanks to a last gasp winner from Zlatan Ibrahimovic. However, his the Swede's was outplayed throughout the game and their opponents…

Can Southampton end their 41-year trophy drought?
19:00 Saturday 25th February 2017

Sunday afternoon will mark a momentous occasion for the players and supporters of Southampton as they prepare to take on Manchester United in the EFL Cup final. Saints are aiming to win their first major honour since lifting the FA Cup in 1976…