- Sat Aug 19 5:06 PM
Charlie Austin snatched a stoppage-time winner from the penalty spot as Southampton beat 10-man West Ham United. Austin sent Joe Hart
the wrong way as Mauricio Pellegrino clinched his first win as Southampton manager in dramatic crescendo. After going two goals behind, Javier Hernández had rolled...
- Fri Aug 18 2:14 PM
Mauricio Pellegrino has few injury concerns for a fixture that has been switched to St Mary’s with the London Stadium not ready after the world championships. Ryan Bertrand has recovered from a knock, while Cedric Soares should start despite reported interest from Chelsea. Southampton are under n...
- Wed Aug 16 4:54 PM
•’It’s about a much bigger picture - a change of course for Southampton’ • Holland defender can be accepted by players and fans, argues Ralph Krueger The Southampton chairman Ralph Krueger is adamant that Virgil van Dijk is “not for sale in this window” as keeping the defender is “the statement w...
- Tue Aug 15 8:51 PM
Fans at St Mary’s will hope £210m takeover by Jisheng Gao and his daughter Nelly will result in investment to elevate Southampton further Not a lot was known in England about the Chinese businessman Jisheng Gao before he began negotiating to buy Southampton football club last year, and confirmati...
- Mon Aug 14 4:32 PM
• Owner Katharina Liebherr confirms sale for around £210m • Southampton confirm Jisheng has passed Owners and Directors Test Southampton have confirmed that the Chinese businessman Gao Jisheng has completed a multimillion takeover of the club, acquiring a 80% stake for around £210m after successf...
- Mon Aug 14 8:01 AM
Liverpool’s defensive frailties, Wayne Rooney
’s nous in both boxes, an unwanted headache for Paul Clement and Manchester United’s unsung heroes The excellence of Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic will attract most attention, but equally crucial was went on around them. Because José Mourinho omitted...
- Sun Aug 13 8:08 PM
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