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Southampton boss Koeman in bullish mood ahead of City game

Daily Echo: Ronald Koeman

3:24pm Friday 22nd May 2015

Ronald Koeman has insisted it will still be a fantastic season for Saints even if they fail to make the Europa League.

Rodriguez won't figure in Saints finale

Daily Echo:

3:15pm Friday 22nd May 2015

Jay Rodriguez will not feature for Saints in their final game of the season at Manchester City.

PHOTOS: Fonte does the Southampton double

Daily Echo:

12:28am Thursday 21st May 2015

Saints captain Jose Fonte scooped a double at the club's end of season awards dinner.

Ward-Prowse hoping for double joy at end of memorable Saints season

Daily Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 20th May 2015

James Ward-Prowse is hoping to round off a memorable season by helping Saints qualify for Europe and being named in the England under-21 squad for this summer’s European Championships.

Southampton won't let up in chase for Europe

Daily Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 19th May 2015

Ronald Koeman says Saints are “full of confidence” as they try to secure European football in a decisive final day game at Manchester City.

Southampton 6-1 Aston Villa : The verdict

Daily Echo:

8:31am Monday 18th May 2015

Chief sports writer Adam Leitch gives his verdict on Saints' 6-1 Premier League win over Aston Villa at St Mary's on Saturday.

Southampton 6-1 Aston Villa: Koeman hails Mane treble

Daily Echo:

4:11pm Saturday 16th May 2015

Ronald Koeman reflected on Sadio Mane’s record breaking hat-trick and smiled “it’s not normal.”

Southampton 6-1 Aston Villa: Mane hits fastest ever Premier League hat-trick

Daily Echo:

2:39pm Saturday 16th May 2015

Sadio Mane scored the fastest hat-trick in Premier League history as Saints rounded off their home campaign with a spectacular 6-1 demolition of Aston Villa.

Alderweireld deal wait to continue for Southampton

Daily Echo: Toby Alderweireld

6:00am Friday 15th May 2015

Saints are likely to have to wait until the end of the season to discover whether they have a chance of signing Toby Alderweireld on a permanent basis.

Rodriguez could make Southampton first team comeback

Daily Echo: Jay Rodriguez has scored 21 league goals in two seasons for Southampton. Picture: Action Images

3:06pm Thursday 14th May 2015

Jay Rodriguez could still make a Saints first team appearance before the end of the season.

Clyne could sign Southampton contract next week

Daily Echo:

2:54pm Thursday 14th May 2015

Ronald Koeman is hopeful that Nathaniel Clyne will sign a new contract with Saints next week.

VOTE: Who is Southampton's Player of the Season 2014/15?

Daily Echo:

4:00am Wednesday 13th May 2015

Jose Fonte and Morgan Schneiderlin are hoping to follow in the footsteps of Saints legends such as Peter Shilton and Matt Le Tissier and become only the sixth man to win two Daily Echo Player of the Season awards.

Rodriguez signs new Southampton contract

Daily Echo:

3:10pm Tuesday 12th May 2015

Jay Rodriguez has handed Saints a significant boost by agreeing to a three-year contract extension.

Leicester 2-0 Southampton: The verdict

Daily Echo:

9:42am Monday 11th May 2015

It’s time for everybody to draw in a deep breath and focus on what little remains of this season.

Southampton to stick with Gazzaniga in goal

Daily Echo:

9:09am Monday 11th May 2015

Kelvin Davis will make his 300th Saints appearance on the final day of the season at Manchester City, after Paulo Gazzaniga was told he would get another chance to prove to Ronald Koeman that he doesn’t need to sign a new keeper this summer.

Koeman: Southampton lacking in belief

Daily Echo:

9:05am Monday 11th May 2015

Ronald Koeman has admitted Saints are lacking belief despite being within touching distance of a sixth place top flight finish.

Leicester 2-0 Southampton: Koeman left to rue another slow start

Daily Echo:

6:07pm Saturday 9th May 2015

Ronald Koeman was left to rue another slow start from his team as Saints’ poor run of form continued with defeat at Leicester.

Leicester 2-0 Southampton: Saints lose on the road again

Daily Echo:

4:57pm Saturday 9th May 2015

Saints’ poor run of away form continued as they were soundly beaten 2-0 by Leicester at the King Power Stadium.

Saints go Dutch for pre-season

Daily Echo:

7:00am Saturday 9th May 2015

Saints are planning trips to Austria and Holland as part of their pre-season preparations.

Koeman is content to play it cool

Daily Echo:

7:00am Saturday 9th May 2015

Ronald Koeman may be a much calmer character than Nigel Pearson but has insisted he is not shy in telling his players what he thinks.

Koeman fears Southampton FC stars may have been distracted by transfer speculation

Daily Echo: Ronald Koeman

7:27am Friday 8th May 2015

Ronald Koeman fears that some of his Saints stars may have become distracted by transfer speculation.

Koeman hopeful on J-Rod's Southampton future

Daily Echo:

12:10am Friday 8th May 2015

Saints are optimistic that Jay Rodriguez will sign a new contract with the club.

Schneiderlin could make Southampton return

Daily Echo: Morgan Schneiderlin

2:56pm Thursday 7th May 2015

Morgan Schneiderlin could be back in the Saints team before the end of the season after making a much quicker than expected recovery from his knee injury.

'Great escape' boss aiming to put Southampton to the sword

Daily Echo: Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson before the Barclays Premier League match at Selhurst Park, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday September 27, 2014. See PA story SOCCER Palace. Photo credit should read: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire. REST

6:00am Wednesday 6th May 2015

Nigel Pearson is hoping to put Saints to the sword to save Leicester seven years after his great escape at St Mary’s condemned the Foxes to relegation.

Southampton ABC duo crowned Southern Counties schoolboy champions

Daily Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 6th May 2015

Luke Tobitt and Mitchell Turner have both been crowned Southern Counties schoolboy champions.

‘Cinderella Man’ poised for pro comeback

Daily Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 6th May 2015

Mervyn Langdale is set to complete his ‘Cinderella Man’ story by returning to professional boxing this weekend.

Sunderland 2-1 Southampton: The verdict

Daily Echo:

9:45am Monday 4th May 2015

When Saints have lost this season it’s very rare you’ve been able to say they played a major part in their own downfall, but this was such an occasion.

Referee not to blame for Southampton's defeat at Sunderland – Koeman

Daily Echo:

6:00am Monday 4th May 2015

Ronald Koeman refused to blame referee Mike Jones for Saints’ defeat despite him awarding Sunderland two penalties and sending off James Ward-Prowse.

Southampton's away form a cause for concern in European chase

Daily Echo:

5:00am Monday 4th May 2015

Ronald Koeman was refusing to rule out catching Liverpool in the final weeks of the season but admitted Saints’ recent away form is causing them problems in the race for Europe.

Sunderland 2-1 Southampton: Koeman frustrated by Saints display

Daily Echo: Ronald Koeman

5:48pm Saturday 2nd May 2015

Ronald Koeman admitted his frustration as Saints were beaten 2-1 at Sunderland.

Sunderland 2-1 Southampton: Ten-man Saints suffer another away day defeat

Daily Echo:

4:59pm Saturday 2nd May 2015

Saints suffered a fourth away day defeat in five Premier League fixtures as they were beaten 2-1 by Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.

Davis: Saints determined not to let season fizzle out

Daily Echo:

7:00am Saturday 2nd May 2015

Kelvin Davis insists that Saints are determined not to let this season fizzle out at the last.

Koeman admits it will be harder to keep Schneiderlin this summer

Daily Echo: Morgan Schneiderlin

10:44pm Thursday 30th April 2015

Fears are growing that Morgan Schneiderlin may have played his last game for Saints.

Clyne given new deadline by Southampton for deal as Manchester United wait

Daily Echo:

6:00am Friday 1st May 2015

Nathaniel Clyne has been set a fresh deadline to decide on his Saints future.

Saints' upcoming fixtures may not be a dream run-in

Daily Echo:

6:00am Friday 1st May 2015

Ronald Koeman believes Saints’ upcoming fixtures might not be the dream some people believe they are.

Koeman happy that Southampton's Europe battle is a three-way fight with Spurs and Liverpool

Daily Echo:

6:00am Friday 1st May 2015

Saints have been buoyed by the prospect of chasing down both Liverpool and Tottenham in the closing weeks of the season.

Tadic ruled out for Southampton's trip to Sunderland

Daily Echo: Dusan Tadic

2:56pm Thursday 30th April 2015

Dusan Tadic will miss tomorrow’s game against Sunderland in a bid to ensure his groin problem gets no worse.

Koeman rues lack of clinical finishing

Daily Echo: Ronald Koeman

10:14am Monday 27th April 2015

Ronald Koeman was left to rue a lack of clinical finishing as Saints were held to a 2-2 draw by Tottenham.

Southampton 2-2 Tottenham: The verdict

Daily Echo:

9:58am Monday 27th April 2015

All the talk of Mauricio Pochettino’s return to St Mary’s somewhat overshadowed a game that had much significance.

Southampton sweating over Schneiderlin injury

Daily Echo: Morgan Schneiderlin

6:00am Monday 27th April 2015

Saints are hoping to today discover the extent of Morgan Schneiderlin’s injury.

Southampton 2-2 Tottenham: Poch still loves Saints

Daily Echo:

3:41pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Mauricio Pochettino said he still loves Southampton despite getting a frosty reception on his return to St Mary’s.

Southampton 2-2 Tottenham: Saints twice pegged back to draw on Poch return

Daily Echo:

2:45pm Saturday 25th April 2015

Mauricio Pochettino’s St Mary’s return saw Saints twice pegged back by Tottenham in a 2-2 draw.

Spurs result could be make or break for Saints

Daily Echo:

7:00am Saturday 25th April 2015

In amongst all the inevitable talk of Mauricio Pochettino’s return, it should not be forgotten that Saints are facing a massive game in the context of their season today.

Koeman: Southampton must not leave Europa League bid to chance

Daily Echo:

6:00am Friday 24th April 2015

Ronald Koeman has urged his side not to leave European qualification to chance.

Koeman urges Southampton stars to focus on football after Wanyama saga

Daily Echo: Victor Wanyama

10:30pm Thursday 23rd April 2015

Ronald Koeman has told his Saints stars to avoid talking about their futures in the coming weeks after Victor Wanyama found himself at the centre of transfer confusion.

Koeman looking forward to 'Koeman day' as Saints fans prepare to wear orange

Daily Echo: Ronald Koeman

3:14pm Thursday 23rd April 2015

Ronald Koeman is looking forward to a sea of orange at St Mary’s on Saturday.

Alderweireld could be back for Tottenham

Daily Echo: Toby Alderweireld

3:04pm Thursday 23rd April 2015

Toby Alderweireld could be fit for Saturday’s game against Tottenham.

COMMENT: The differences between Koeman and Pochettino

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 23rd April 2015

There is more than one way to success as a football manager.

Deals one-two for boxer Joe

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 23rd April 2015

Southampton boxing hopeful Joe Pigford is celebrating signing two massive deals in the space of just a few days.

Stoke City 2-1 Southampton: The verdict

Daily Echo:

10:00am Monday 20th April 2015

RONALD Koeman has been right about a lot of things this season, and so he was again over the past few days.


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