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Saints will decide Shaw future

Daily Echo: Debut: Southampton's Luke Shaw made his England debut on Wednesday

3:47pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino insists the Saints board would be the ones to make the decision if Luke Shaw were to be sold.

Poch welcomes Krueger assurances

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino will face the press at St Mary's from 3pm.

3:51pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino has welcomed Saints chairman Ralph Krueger’s message that no key players need to be sold this summer.

Boruc fit for Villa return

Daily Echo: Artur Boruc

3:55pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Saints will welcome back Artur Boruc as they face Aston Villa.

Boss praises Spitfires' character

Daily Echo: Sub Lee Peacock celebrates his goal against Dover on Tuesday

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Eastleigh manager Richard Hill has praised the character of his side as they prepare for the biggest game in the club’s 68-year history.

Hants star's arm broken by Tremlett delivery

Daily Echo: SEan Terry

10:35pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Hampshire batsman Sean Terry suffered a broken arm after being struck by a Chris Tremlett delivery today.

Hampshire sportshall glory

Daily Echo: Hampshire’s under-13 girls team. Back (from left): Heather Cubbage, Natasha Palfrey, Sarah Hunt, Freya Coe, Jade Clements, Lorna Dockerill. Front: Anya Pigden, Madeleine Wilton, Hannah Childs, Hollie Thurgood, Jasmyn Alllen. Team manager is Southampton

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

HAMPSHIRE enjoyed some impressive results in the UK Sportshall Finals in Manchester.

Thomson's 'world beater'

Daily Echo: Alex Thomson, right, and Pepe Ribes

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

HAMPSHIRE ocean racer Alex Thomson has unveiled his latest weapon which he hopes will propel him to victory in a non-stop sprint around the world.

Top rays landed on the Island

Daily Echo: Fords Sports SAC present Naomi House officials with a cheque for £1,250. Front (from left) – Ron Wilson (Meon Valley Lions Club), Sarah Hudson (area Fundraiser from Naomi House), Peter Oate (Chairman Forts Sports SAC).

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Some cracking undulate rays have been recorded from Sandown Bay on the Isle of Wight.

Sholing Reserves win the Southampton Senior Cup

Daily Echo: Sholing Reserves win the Southampton Senior Cup

9:26pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Sholing Reserves have set the bar for their first team ahead of the FA Vase final by thrashing Hedge End Rangers 5-0 in the Southampton Senior Cup Final at St Mary’s tonight, to complete one half of a historic haul of silverware.

Fans split over Saints season ticket price rise

Daily Echo: Fans will have to pay more to watch Saints next season

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Saints supporters have seen the cost of season tickets rise by four per cent – but fans appear split over whether the increase is fair.

Carberry hundred secures Hants win

Daily Echo: Michael Carberry celebrates his century earlier today

3:45pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Hampshire have won their first match of the season after beating Gloucestershire by eight wickets at Bristol.

Eastleigh within a point of promotion after late winner

Daily Echo: A late Lee Peacock goal puts Eastleigh within a point of the title. Picture by Ken Dear

10:14pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

LEE Peacock headed a dramatic late winner, two minutes after coming on, as Eastleigh beat Dover to go within a point of promotion to the Skrill Premier.

Rangers ready to upset Sholing in cup

Daily Echo: SO CLOSE: Andrew Surman  can't believe it as a chance goes begging at St Mary's on Saturday, having kept his place in the centre of midfield from the Carling Cup win over Yeovil as boss George Burley continues to search for the right blend in the engine r

5:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

IT will be a family affair for Hedge End Rangers FC when they play the biggest game in the club’s history – tonight’s Southampton Senior Cup final at St Mary’s.

Hampshire boxer wins national championships

Daily Echo: 12-year-old amateur boxer George Joy, pictured with his coaches Stuart and George Pidgley from Waterside Amateur Boxing Club, celebrates his National Minors Championship win

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

George Joy marked a special weekend for Waterside Amateur Boxing club by winning National Minors Championships in Manchester.

National champions no match for Solent basketball team

Daily Echo: Solent Kestrels U18s

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Solent Kestrels U18s are heading to the National Basketball League Final Fours in Sheffield on May 4 after a brilliant win over Birmingham As at Barton Peveril College on Saturday.

Villa boss receives chairman's backing ahead of Saints

Daily Echo: Paul Lambert

3:46pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Aston Villa chairman Randy Lerner has given his backing to the club's manager Paul Lambert after the suspension of Ian Culverhouse and Gary Karsa this week.

Baffins pile pressure on Hampshire League leaders Locks Heath

Daily Echo: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

7:47am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Locks Heath have the chance to move five points clear again at the top of the Puma Engineering Hampshire League tonight.

Trojans denied Hampshire Hockey Cup upset in penalty shoot-out

Daily Echo: Piers Everleigh is aghast after fluffing his penalty stroke

5:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Trojans’ bid to reach the Hampshire Hockey Cup final was derailed in a frantic penalty shoot out against Havant in the quarter-finals.

Saints season ticket costs increase

Daily Echo: Snow warning to Saints fans travelling to Newcastle

12:02pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Saints supporters have seen the cost of season tickets rise by about four per cent.

Extra goal ace appeals to fans

Daily Echo: Jay Rodriguez

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Unforeseen events can shake even the greatest plans.

Saints clash vital for Villa

Daily Echo: Paul Lambert

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Aston Villa chief executive Paul Faulkner has called for unity ahead of their game against Saints this weekend after the club’s fourth consecutive defeat left them in the thick of the Premier League relegation battle.

Morgan saved a ban

Daily Echo: Morgan Schneiderlin wheels away to celebrate putting Saints ahead against Norwich.

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Morgan Schneiderlin, above, has avoided suspension after the deadline for ten yellow cards passed.

Andover are the champions

Daily Echo: Southampton players (red/blue) are left trailing by a Fordingbridge break.

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Andover have been crowned champions of Snows Group Hampshire 1, edging out rivals Fordingbridge on points difference in the tightest of title races.

Sholing aim to be fit for Wembley

Daily Echo: Dave Diaper and players celebrate the win that put them through to Wembley.

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SHOLING are carrying out personal fitness checks on their entire playing squad ahead of their big date at Wembley next month.

Hill hopes rivals have a tough time


6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BY the time Sutton United and Bromley kick a ball again, Eastleigh could be home and hosed as Skrill Conference South champions. But in the event the Spitfires do not get the four points they need at home to Dover Athletic tonight and Basingstoke Town on Good Friday (3pm), manager Richard Hill has made it clear he expects those clubs who have raised their game against Eastleigh this season to do the same against their promotion rivals, writes Wendy Gee.

Alresford stay in the clear

Daily Echo: Alresford's Dom Cope, right, was on target

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

ALRESFORD Town maintained their four-point cushion over Sholing at the Sydenhams Premier summit with a 3-2 home win over Downton on Saturday.

Watson celebrating major success


9:38pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

While Bubba Watson was toasting a Masters win last week, another Watson was celebrating victory in the Hampshire Junior Championships.

Hants frustrated but still on course for win

Daily Echo: Hamish Marshall starred in Gloucestershire's FL t20 win against Somerset last year GSR447V13

7:01pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Hampshire were frustrated by a record partnership on the penultimate day of their LV County Championship match against Gloucestershire.

Villa suspend senior staff

Daily Echo: Paul Lambert

2:55pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Saints' opponents this weekend, Aston Villa, have suspended assistant manager Ian Culverhouse and head of football operations Gary Karsa ''pending an internal investigation''.

Priority number 1 for Poch?

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

1:44pm Monday 14th April 2014

OK, so Saints have nothing really left to play for this season apart from the £700,000 or so difference between finishing eighth and ninth.

Vince and Abbott star for Hants


7:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

JAMES Vince's first century of the season and Kyle Abbott's impressive debut ensured Hampshire dominated the second day of their LV County Championship match against Gloucestershire.

Lack of cutting edge is costly for Saints

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

8:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Saints deserved to beat Cardiff, but suffered from a lack of cutting edge, according to Mauricio Pochettino.

Run-a-ball century for Bates


1:33pm Monday 14th April 2014

MICHAEL Bates hit a century as Hampshire’s 2nd XI lost their penultimate pre-season friendly.

Stags boss refuses to give up hope

Daily Echo: Steve Riley

9:00am Monday 14th April 2014

STEVE Riley has his fingers tightly crossed that AFC Totton may yet be handed a ‘get out of jail free card’ after their brave attempt to escape relegation was finally halted at Stourbridge on Saturday.

Players' tribute to teammate J-Rod

Daily Echo: Jay Rodriguez

7:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino said it was the idea of the entire club for the players to show support for injured star Jay Rodriguez during the pre-match warm-ups on Saturday.

Hards: Winchester's expectations are too high

Daily Echo: Neil Hards

7:00am Monday 14th April 2014

OUT-GOING Winchester City boss Neil Hards has warned his successor to be prepared for “high expectations” at the Denplan City Ground.

Hogan is Hampshire darts champ

Daily Echo: Basingstoke darts ace Paul Hogan.

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Hampshire’s Paul Hogan claimed his second Stubbington Ark Hampshire Open Darts title more than a decade after he won his first.

Sam's the man for Winchester

Daily Echo: Sam Wilson celebrates his fourth goal on Saturday.

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

SAM Wilson bagged all four goals as Winchester City marked the first anniversary of their ‘rebirth’ with a resounding 4-0 win over Totton & Eling.

Hill fears cost of referee's decision


5:00am Monday 14th April 2014

EASTLEIGH boss Richard Hill is hoping a failed penalty appeal does not come back to haunt his Eastleigh side in their quest for the Skrill Conference South title.

Tavare holds up Hampshire

Daily Echo: James Tomlinson

7:41pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Gloucestershire's Will Tavare scored an unbeaten century on his County Championship debut in the Division Two clash with Hampshire at Bristol.

Cardiff defeat frustrates Davis

Daily Echo: Steven Davis

5:39pm Sunday 13th April 2014

STEVEN Davis thought it was only a matter of time before Saints scored – until Cardiff City stunned St Mary’s.

Former pro cricketer to host charity gold tournament

Daily Echo: Shaun Udal failed to repeat last year's success back at the Rose Bowl last night. PIC: Barry Zee

4:14pm Sunday 13th April 2014

A HAMPSHIRE charity is on the hunt for golfing fundraisers in a bid to make life better for elderly people.

Saints stunned by Cardiff smash-and-grab

Daily Echo: Saints stunned by Cardiff smash-and-grab

5:22pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Cardiff's survival hopes received a timely shot in the arm as Juan Cala's exquisite strike secured a smash-and-grab win at Saints.

Saints 0 Cardiff 1

Daily Echo: Southampton FC coverage from the Southern Daily Echo

1:45pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Updates from Saints' 1-0 defeat against relegation battlers Cardiff in today's Premier League contest at St Mary's.

Pictures from Saints defeat against Cardiff City

Daily Echo: Pictures from the Barclays Premier League match Saints v Cardiff City at St Mary's Stadium. The unauthorised downloading, editing, copying, or distribution of this image is strictly prohibited.

6:23pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Images from Saints Premier League match against Cardiff City

Eastleigh move step closer to Skrill Premier

Daily Echo: Jai Reason celebrates scoring the opening goal

6:28pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Eastleigh moved a point closer to promotion to the Skrill Premier with a 0-0 draw at Chelmsford City but Sutton’s 3-1 home win against Ebbsfleet means the Spitfires still need a maximum of four more points to clinch the title.

Hampshire star makes cut at US Masters


10:38am Saturday 12th April 2014

Justin Rose battled back from an opening 76 to comfortably make the cut at the US Masters.

Fringe stars to get their chance

Daily Echo: Sam Gallagher battles for the ball with Norwich’s Alexander Tettey.

10:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino will give his fringe stars the remaining five games of the season to prove to him he doesn’t need to dip into the transfer market to replace Jay Rodriguez.

Poch wants to stay

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

7:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino is adamant he sees his future in the Premier League.

Kyle tipped to be a hit

Daily Echo: Kyle Abbott

7:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

KYLE Abbott has played international cricket in all three formats since he was last in England.

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