- Fri Mar 16 1:32 PM
The mild backlash against Mark Hughes’s appointment as the new Southampton manager is inherently unfair.At a time when fans are becoming increasingly irritated by the safety-first decision-making in boardrooms, punctuated by the same few old British managers swapping jobs from one week to the nex...
- Wed Mar 14 10:52 PM
Mark Hughes has returned to Southampton as manager, 18 years after he left the Saints during his playing days.Hughes, who was sacked by Stoke in January, put pen to paper and signed a short-term contract through to the end of the season.
- Wed Mar 14 9:24 AM
Mauricio Pellegrino’s dismissal from Southampton on Monday evening was inevitable and the first clear sign the club are genuinely fearful of relegation.The Argentine was one of only two managers (Eddie Howe, Bournemouth) not currently in the top seven, or at the helm of a promoted club, to have...
- Wed Mar 14 8:48 AM
Southampton are today (Wednesday) set to appoint Mark Hughes as their new manager following Monday’s sacking of Mauricio Pellegrino.Hughes made 60 appearances for the Saints in all competitions at the end of the 1990s - under Dave Jones then Glenn Hoddle - and is now expected to return to the clu...
- Tue Mar 13 9:19 AM
Southampton could be set to turn to former Saint Mark Hughes as they look to find a swift replacement for the sacked Mauricio Pellegrino.Pellegrino was axed on Monday night in a decision which was deemed long overdue by many Saints supporters.
- Mon Mar 12 9:32 PM
Southampton have sacked Mauricio Pellegrino following a woeful return of five wins from 30 Premier League matches.Over the weekend the Saints sunk to a desperately disappointing 3-0 defeat away to relegation rivals Newcastle, which has in turn proved to be Pellegrino’s final outing, as he’s tonig...