Tag Archives: Mason Holgate

Claude Puel only focused on Hapoel Be’er Sheva clash amid Jose Fonte speculation

8 Dec

Southampton manager Claude Puel dismissed claims that contract talks with defender Jose Fonte may distract his side ahead of Thursday’s pivotal Europa League clash against Hapoel Be’er Sheva. Both sides enter the encounter locked on seven points with the winner earning a place in the last 32 of the competition, but continuous speculation over the […]

Toffees midfielder linked

8 Dec

Crystal Palace are reported to be lining up a move for Everton’s James McCarthy as Alan Pardew looks to bolster his midfield. The Eagles boss is desperate to had some more steel to his midfield when the transfer window opens as he looks to drag his side away from the relegation zone. After being given […]

Ranieri ‘not worried about his future’

7 Dec

Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha (left) took over the Foxes in 2010 Porto v Leicester City Date and time: Wednesday, 7 December, 19:45 GMT How to follow: Updates on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri says he is not worried about […]

Odds Heavily Favour Liverpool-Manchester United EFL Cup Final

7 Dec

The draw for the EFL Cup semifinals hurt the chances of Southampton and Hull The draw for the EFL Cup semifinals was taken last week and it severely hurt the chances of long-shots Southampton and Hull of reaching the final as they were paired against the two betting favourites for the EFL Cup in Premier […]

BREAKING NEWS: Remoaner plot CRUSHED as MPs vote to APPROVE triggering of Article 50

7 Dec

A Government amendment to a Labour motion, which binds MPs to respect the prime minister’s Brexit timetable in return for a greater role in the negotiations, passed by 461 votes to 89.   The amendment states that parliament “calls on the Government to invoke Article 50 by 31 March 2017”  – effectively ending any Remoaner […]

Man United willing to complete permanent transfer for midfielder

7 Dec

But the Mail confirm the deal must be a permanent one, with a loan bid not likely to be accepted. West Ham are interested in the Belgium international, as is former United boss David Moyes at Sunderland. However, Fellaini’s price-tag and hefty wages might blow both the Hammers and the Black Cats out of the […]

Jenkins accepts blame for Swansea turmoil

7 Dec

Huw Jenkins was awarded an OBE for his services to Welsh football Swansea City chairman Huw Jenkins says he takes responsibility for the club’s slump, which has left them bottom of the Premier League. The turmoil has been reflected off the field, with Bob Bradley becoming the Swans’ fourth manager in three years. Fans have […]

Le Tissier given ‘naked massage’ by coach

7 Dec

Media captionMatthew Le Tissier given ‘very, very wrong’ massage by coach accused of sex abuse Former England and Southampton footballer Matt Le Tissier has said he was given a “naked massage” by a coach at the centre of sex abuse allegations. Bob Higgins, a former youth officer at the club, is accused of historical sexual […]

Van Dijk wants to extend Europa run

7 Dec

Defender Virgil van Dijk believes Southampton are good enough to go a long way in this season’s Europa League. Saints host Hapoel Be’er Sheva in their crunch final Group K game on Thursday with Claude Puel’s side needing a scoreless draw or victory to go through to the round of 32. Saints have impressed in […]

Tribute of Paul Pogba to Conor McGregor

7 Dec

Paul Pogba tribute to UFC’s Conor McGregorgoes viral A video posted by Paul Pogba on his Instagram page has recently gone viral. On this video, the 22 year old French player is seen mimicking the iconic strut of Conor McGregor. Beneath the video, he tagged TheNotoriousMMA, which is McGregor’s Instagram account, and wrote “the notorious […]