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Can good friends Ajax help Barcelona out of another jam?
09:01 Thursday 23rd January 2020

When Rinus Michels brought Total Football to Barcelona in the 1970s, it began a beautiful friendship. Johan Cruijff eventually followed his mentor to the Nou Camp. The legendary Dutch midfielder played in Blaugrana stripes, won titles as the…

Premier League
What should Southampton do with Che Adams?
09:00 Tuesday 14th January 2020

Che Adams came off the bench and assisted Southampton’s winner against Leicester City on Saturday, but his future at St Mary’s is uncertain after a less-than-impressive debut campaign. The Saints paid £15m for Adams over the…

Premier League
Does Sofiane Boufal have a future at Southampton?
19:01 Thursday 2nd January 2020

Sofiane Boufal spent last season on loan with Spanish side Celta Vigo. He returned to Southampton but has largely been on the periphery. With the January transfer window now open, should Boufal consider an exit? After spending…

Premier League
Can Danny Ings' goals save Southampton?
19:00 Thursday 19th December 2019

I think it's fair to say that Danny Ings has never really fulfilled his potential. After a stellar two seasons with Burnley Football Club, the Englishman would head to Liverpool on a free transfer. Injuries would plague his career upon…

Premier League
What must Southampton do to survive relegation?
12:01 Wednesday 4th December 2019

Under Mauricio Pochettino and Ronald Koeman, Southampton inhabited the top half of the Premier League table. Under Claude Puel, Mauricio Pellegrini, Mark Hughes, caretaker Kelvin Hughes and Ralph Hasenhuttl, the Saints perpetually struggle to…

Premier League
2019/20 Southampton Premier League preview
19:01 Sunday 4th August 2019

I think it's fair to say that Southampton didn't show their true colours in the 2018/19 campaign. The South Coast outfit started poorly; Mark Hughes was to blame for that. The Welshman was relieved of his duties after just eight…

Transfers
What will Belgian top-tier stars bring to Premier League squads?
17:01 Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Players who emerge from the Belgian First Division A are often quite expensive. Premier League clubs don’t mind paying. They cough out on the price-tag because such prospects could prove to be worth their weight in gold.…

Premier League
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…

Premier League
Swansea City and Southampton set for season-defining showdown
12:00 Tuesday 8th May 2018

Swansea City host Southampton at the Liberty Stadium. The two teams are in serious relegation trouble, yet both remain confident of retaining Premier League status. Victory in tonight’s encounter would be a huge stride for either side.…

Premier League
Claude Puel: The Saint who got away
14:00 Friday 15th December 2017

After Wednesday’s 4-1 hammering to Leicester City, did the Southampton hierarchy make a mistake letting Claude Puel go? I’ll side with the Frenchman. He guided the Saints to eighth last season, and also took them to the League Cup…

Premier League
3 reasons why Southampton can trip up Arsenal
09:00 Sunday 10th December 2017

Arsenal travel to St Mary’s to face Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. The away team will move into the top four with a win. The Gunners are coming off the back of a league defeat to Manchester United, however. They…

Opinion
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…

Premier League
Southampton FC may be employing the world's best hockey coach
14:03 Monday 3rd October 2016

Thursday evening, while Southampton's Saints languished in the Promised Land, escaping with a nil-nil draw against Israelis side Hapoel Be'er Sheva in the Europa League, their chairman was 9300 kilometres away preparing a much more spirited…

Football
Peterborough United 1-3 Southampton (Posh Fan's Perspective)
17:49 Thursday 19th April 2012

Saints put in a premier performance that saw them all but clinch promotion and results elsewhere meant Peterborough mathematically stayed up.The news that all Peterborough United fans had been waiting for, the news that confirms a successful…

Football
Match Report: Portsmouth 1-1 Southampton (Portsmouth Fan's View).
12:53 Monday 19th December 2011

It was billed by fans' of both sides as 'El Classicoast' and it was local lad Joel Ward who snatched a late point for Portsmouth at Fratton Park.Emsworth-born Ward has been ever-present for his boyhood club since their relegation from the Premier…