Archives: Southampton

Is Mauricio Pochettino Ready to Replicate His Southampton Success At Another EPL Club This Summer?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Fourteen months ago when Nigel Adkins was dismissed by Southampton and replaced by the Argentine former manager of Espanyol, critics came out of the woodwork to condemn the move by the club. Former Chief Executive Nicola Cortese rebuilt Southampton from … Continue reading

Southampton Manager Mauricio Pochettino Says He’ll Stay At Club: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino says that he’s 100% committed to Southampton Football Club, and doesn’t plan on leaving despite Chairman Nicola Cortese resigning from the club yesterday. Pochettino announced his re-commitment to Southampton in today’s press conference ahead of his … Continue reading

Nicola Cortese Has Left Southampton; Now It’s Time For Saints Fans to Worry

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The running of Southampton Football Club has been turned into turmoil after the club has confirmed that club chairman Nicola Cortese has resigned. The club have announced that Southampton owner Katharina Liebherr has taken on the role of chairman, while … Continue reading

Uncertainty At Southampton Should Put Premier League Clubs On Alert

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The future of Southampton FC has been thrown into doubt with the recent admission that chairman Nicola Cortese wishes to leave his position due to on-going disagreements with ownership over the running of the club. According to Sky Sports, it … Continue reading

Cortese Close to Quitting Southampton After Another Bust Up With Owner Liebherr: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Here we go again. Southampton Chairman Nicola Cortese, who is one of the main reasons behind the club’s success in the Premier League, is close to quitting the club after a bust up with club owner Katharina Liebherr. It was only … Continue reading

FA Clears Mark Clattenburg of Any Wrongdoing Over Southampton Adam Lallana Incident

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The Football Association has cleared referee Mark Clattenburg of any wrongdoing over the incident involving Southampton’s Adam Lallana. In a statement from The FA, England’s governing body said: “The FA can confirm it received a complaint from Southampton concerning referee … Continue reading

Southampton’s Dani Osvaldo Fined £40,000 And Handed Three-Match Ban

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Following an independent regulatory commission hearing today, Southampton’s Dani Osvaldo has been handed a three-match ban with immediate effect and a £40,000 fine for misconduct related to the end of match brawl at St James’ Park against Newcastle United on … Continue reading

Southampton Make Official Complaint After Accusing Clattenburg Of Verbally Abusing Lallana: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Southampton have made an official complaint against referee Mark Clattenburg, accusing him of verbally abusing club captain Adam Lallana during the match against Everton last weekend. Lallana claims that the abuse from Clattenburg was of a personal nature. The complaint … Continue reading

Who Your Premier League Club Needs to Buy in the January Transfer Window

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The 2013 January transfer window has opened and closes on January 31 in England, while the window stays open through Febuary 2 in Spain, France, Germany and Italy. With this season being one of the tightest Premier League races in … Continue reading

Watch Newcastle Deck Premier League Referee Mike Jones, Followed By a Bench-Clearing Brawl [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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In a hotly contested match between Newcastle United and Southampton at St James’ Park on Saturday, Premier League referee Mike Jones was inadvertently struck in the face by Newcastle’s Moussa Sissoko, forcing the ref to get treatment to recover from the … Continue reading

The Special One Faces Off Against The Silent One When Chelsea Meets Southampton

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Mauricio Pochettino once referred to Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho as “the best of the best”. Prior to this weekend’s encounter at Stamford Bridge, the Southampton boss was asked to expound on his thoughts regarding ‘The Special One’. Pochettino rarely speaks … Continue reading

Why the Next 2 Weeks Will Determine If Southampton Are Ready For a Top Four Challenge

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Southampton is currently third in the Premier League table and have already taken points from English giants Liverpool and Manchester United. Their early season success raises the question: “When are people going to accept Southampton as a serious Top Four … Continue reading

How Southampton Has Turned Into This Season’s Surprise Team

Posted on by Todd Shenk
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Southampton has become the biggest surprise of this Premier League season. After being promoted just last year, they have catapulted themselves into third place after the first 11 matches. Even more amazing, they have the chance to go top of … Continue reading

Hodgson Calls Up Southampton Trio of Lallana, Rodriguez and Lambert to England Squad: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Roy Hodgson has announced his England squad for the upcoming friendlies against Chile and Germany, and has included the Southampton trio of Adam Lallana, Jay Rodriguez and Rickie Lambert in the squad. The squad is as follows: Goalkeepers: Fraser Forster, … Continue reading

Discover Which Premier League Clubs Have Played The Most English Footballers This Season [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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A revealing infographic has been published today that shows, out of the footballers who have played so far this season in the Premier League, what percentage of them are English. Surprisingly, the team that’s playing the most number of English … Continue reading

Southampton Continue to Reach New Heights Under Mauricio Pochettino

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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One of the more interesting developments during the 2012-13 Premier League season was the firing of Southampton FC manager, Nigel Adkins. Prior to his sacking, Adkins had only lost twice over a stretch of twelve games. He had the best … Continue reading

Where the Goals Are Coming From In the Premier League: A Team-By-Team Analysis

Posted on by Bo McMillan
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The international break means no Premier League matches until Saturday. Some welcome the break, some loath it. Either way, we can all agree that it’s way too long to go without seeing our favorite clubs play. We don’t have to … Continue reading

Southampton Aiming For Champions League Qualification In Two Years

Posted on by Josh Harris
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Currently showing immense intent to pursue the aspirations of the motivated chairman, Southampton are continuing their journey to rise up the English soccer ladder. Understandably, the Italian chairman was doubted when he decided to sack Nigel Adkins in January last … Continue reading