Tag: Southampton FC

Southampton Reportedly Decline Opportunity to Sign Troubled Schalke Starlet

Schalke 04 star ​Max Meyer is looking for a new club this Summer, but will not be going to relegation candidates Southampton, who have reportedly turned down the opportunity to sign the troubled attacker. According to the German publication Bild, Meyer’s agent Roger Wittmann offered the Saints the attacking midfielder’s services, but were turned down by […]

Virgil van Dijk optimistic of Liverpool move despite Chelsea and Arsenal preparing bids

The Southampton defender is desperate to leave Saints and is not short of offers. But Mauricio Pellegrino’s side are adamant he won’t be sold before Thursday’s 11pm deadline despite him being exiled from the Argentine’s training regime. Liverpool remain long-term admirers of Van Dijk and are thought to be prepared to smash their club-record transfer […]

No Wembley return for beaten finalists Southampton as Wolves spring a surprise

Last season’s runners-up are out of the Carabao Cup as Southampton were stunned 2-0 at home by Championship side Wolves. Southampton, who lost 3-2 to Manchester United in February’s final at Wembley, fell at the first hurdle this time. Danny Batth headed in Ivan Cavaleiro’s corner in the 67th minute and substitute Donovan Wilson ran […]