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Lovren: I'm not finding it easy at Liverpool

Daily Echo: Dejan Lovren

7:37am Tuesday 16th September 2014

FORMER Saints centre-back Dejan Lovren admits he has not found it easy to make an instant impact as manager Brendan Rodgers' defensive linchpin at Liverpool.

Honours even as Spitfires held by Forest Green

Daily Echo:

11:34pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Jack Midson and James Constable were on target as Eastleigh settled for a hard fought 2-2 draw with Forest Green Rovers at the Silverlake Stadium after coming from behind to take the lead in the Vanarama Conference.

Portsmouth fails to win £1.6m 'City of Football' funding

7:49am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Nottingham has beaten off Manchester and Portsmouth to win the right to stage a £1.6million two-year pilot project aimed at testing ways of getting more people playing football regularly.

Hants under pressure at The Ageas Bowl

Daily Echo:

6:10pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Hampshire’s promotion hopes received a setback as Kent amassed their highest total of the season at The Ageas Bowl today.

Winchester dump Stags out of county cup

Daily Echo:

11:18pm Tuesday 16th September 2014


Hants star signs contract extension

Daily Echo:

11:39am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Hampshire star Will Smith has signed a new two-year contract extension, until the end of the 2017 season.

Sam signs for Sholing

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

10:37am Tuesday 16th September 2014

SHOLING have completed the signing of ex-Eastleigh striker Sam Wilson from Winchester City.

City boss Robinson understands Wilson's frustration

Daily Echo:

9:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

WINCHESTER City had firepower to spare against Bemerton Heath Harlequins in the FA Cup on Saturday – despite news that ex-Eastleigh striker Sam Wilson is leaving the club.

Bowers: Cup win was the best I’ve seen

Daily Echo:

9:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

DANNY Bowers rated Saturday’s 1-0 FA Cup win at Longwell Green Sports as “one of our best since I’ve been at the club”.

New keeper makes a winning start for Brock

Daily Echo:

8:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

NEW signing Rory Anderson made a solid start in goal for Brockenhurst as they returned to winning ways with a dramatic 2-1 win over Alresford at Grigg Lane.

Cork: Koeman to thank for midfield goal glut

Daily Echo: Jack Cork

8:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Jack Cork has credited his sudden goal spurt to manager Ronald Koeman’s style of play.

Winch punished by clinical Totts

Daily Echo:

8:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Tottonians were on the back foot for much of their battle with Winchester – but dogged defending and a couple of timely breaks netted them an opening day victory.

Musselwhite departure a blow to Blackfield

Daily Echo:

7:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

BLACKFIELD & Langley’s FA Cup joy was tainted by news that experienced targetman Jamie Musselwhite is on his way out of Gang Warily.

World Cup was an education for Morgan

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

7:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Morgan Schneiderlin believes playing for France has improved him enormously as a player.

Cork keen to stay at Saints

Daily Echo:

7:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Jack Cork wants to extend his Saints career – but insists he is not thinking about contract issues right now.

Eastleigh get reward for their hard work

Daily Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Eastleigh kicked off their new campaign with a bonus point home win over Purley John Fisher.

Hill: Honesty is Constable's downfall

Daily Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

RICHARD Hill believes Eastleigh’s star summer strike signing James Constable is paying a price for his honesty.

Benali's big recovery gets under way

Daily Echo: Francis Benali heads for home as his Big Run reaches it's conclusion.

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Saints legend Francis Benali completed his ‘Big Run’ but it is far from over from the perspective of sports medical professionals.

Franny back home and taking it easy

Daily Echo:

10:07am Monday 15th September 2014

FRANNY Benali was yesterday sitting in his kitchen dressed in a t-shirt and shorts, happily chatting to his wife and children and playing with his dog Ben.

Franny shares the glory

Daily Echo:

9:59am Monday 15th September 2014

GIVEN the commitment and dedication Franny Benali put into his phenomenal charity run, it is only natural that the spotlight focused on him.

Ron's pride in how his squad has adapted

Daily Echo: Ronald Koeman

10:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Ronald Koeman has confessed even he is surprised by how quickly his new Saints stars have settled into life at St Mary’s.

Morg has no doubt about Saints' ambition now

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6:10am Monday 15th September 2014

He may have questioned it at one point, but Saints midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin says he has no doubts about the club’s ambition now.

Koeman thrilled to see midfield pair on the goal trail

Daily Echo:

6:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Saints boss Ronald Koeman will take no credit for the goalscoring exploits of midfield duo Morgan Schneiderlin and Jack Cork.

Kent hold up Hampshire's promotion charge

Daily Echo:

7:43pm Monday 15th September 2014

Daniel Bell-Drummond and Sam Northeast each struck centuries in an unbroken fourth wicket stand of 226 as Kent severely delayed Hampshire’s progress towards promotion to the LV County Championship Division One at the Ageas Bowl.

Hard work doesn't get job done for Sholing

Daily Echo: Nick Watts - two goals

4:58pm Monday 15th September 2014

CO-BOSS Dave Fear praised his team’s work ethic but, for all their industry, Sholing failed to progress beyond the first qualifying round of the FA Cup.

Flooks off as Totton bow out of FA Cup

Daily Echo:

4:54pm Monday 15th September 2014

FA CUP First qualifying round

Hill concerned by north-south divide

Daily Echo: Jai Reason celebrates scoring the opening goal

4:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

EASTLEIGH will open their doors free of charge to fans for tomorrow’s Vanarama Conference showdown with Forest Green Rovers (7.45pm).

Osvaldo off the mark for Inter

Daily Echo: Dani Osvaldo

3:08pm Monday 15th September 2014

Dani Osvlado opened his account for Inter Milan with two goals in Sunday’s 7-0 win against Sassuolo in Serie A.

Winchester draw Newport in FA Cup

Daily Echo: The FA Cup

12:35pm Monday 15th September 2014

WINCHESTER City will host Newport IoW two Saturdays running after drawing Steve Brougham's Islanders in the FA Cup.

New boy Toby has one of the best Premier League debuts of the weekend

Daily Echo:

8:43pm Sunday 14th September 2014

The fast and furious finale to transfer deadline day might be fading in the memory but this weekend gave the last-minute new boys their first chance to make an impression.

Wilson parts company with Winchester

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

10:27pm Sunday 14th September 2014

WINCHESTER City have announced the departure of ex-Eastleigh striker Sam Wilson.

Hill: Reece deserves a second chance


10:14pm Sunday 14th September 2014

EASTLEIGH boss Richard Hill says Reece Connolly has got “much to prove to himself, to me and to the other players” as he nears the end of a six-month drugs ban.

Steele seals Games gold

Daily Echo:

4:05pm Sunday 14th September 2014

WINCHESTER’S Ben Steele admitted he couldn’t have felt more proud to be British after claiming a sensational gold medal in wheelchair rugby at the inaugural Invictus Games.

Leaky Locks ship nine again

Daily Echo:

1:49pm Sunday 14th September 2014

LOCKS Heath suffered their second nine-goal humiliation of the season yesterday.

Tahir back in for promotion decider

Daily Echo: Imran Tahir

1:34pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Imran Tahir is expected to make his first Hampshire appearance for three years tomorrow as the county aim for the win which would secure them promotion from the second tier of the County Championship.

Koeman praise for his "great" Saints

Daily Echo: Ronald Koeman

6:02pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Ronald Koeman hailed a “great” Saints performance as they demolished Newcastle 4-0 at St Mary’s.

Saints hammer Newcastle to move into top four

Daily Echo:

5:10pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Saints moved into the top four of the Premier League with a convincing 4-0 victory over Newcastle at St Mary’s.

Saints 4 Newcastle 0

Daily Echo: Southampton FC coverage from the Southern Daily Echo

1:47pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Updates from Saints' 4-0 demolition of Newcastle United in this afternoon's Premier League match at St Mary's.

Francis Benali completes his 1,000 mile run

Daily Echo:

3:58pm Saturday 13th September 2014

FRANNY BENALI has completed his epic 1,000 mile run, as he triumphantly returned to Southampton this afternoon.

Saints beat Newcastle 4-0 picture gallery

Daily Echo:

5:31pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Pictures from Saints 4-0 victory over Newcastle

Boat show welcomes thousands aboard for 2014

Daily Echo:

12:08pm Saturday 13th September 2014

THE ribbons were cut, the gates opened and thousands poured into Mayflower Park to get their first glimpse of this year’s PSP Southampton Boat Show.

End is finally in sight for Benali's epic 1,000 mile run

Daily Echo:

12:31pm Saturday 13th September 2014

SAINTS chairman Ralph Krueger this morning joined club legend Franny Benali as his epic challenge nears the finish line.

Krueger: Saints are stronger after "dream summer"

Daily Echo:

10:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

Saints chairman Ralph Krueger believes the club ended up enjoying a “dream summer” and that they are now in an even stronger position than they were last season.

Southampton hero Dave Henson wins gold at the Invictus Games

Daily Echo:

10:04am Friday 12th September 2014

SOUTHAMPTON’S David Henson admitted he could not wipe the smile off his face after playing a captain’s role by storming to athletics gold at the inaugural Invictus Games in London.

Pardew can see 'the bigger picture' as he tries to head off another revolt ahead of Saints trip

Daily Echo:

7:48am Friday 12th September 2014

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew insists he can see the bigger picture as he tries to head off a yet another revolt on Tyneside.

Southampton Boat Show returns for 2014

Daily Echo: Crowds enjoying last year's PSP Southampton Boat Show.

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

IT’S all aboard for the event that boat lovers across the globe have been |waiting for.

Braishfield are up and running again

Daily Echo:

4:05pm Friday 12th September 2014

Braishfield marked their return to Senior  football after an eight-year absence with a deserved 2-0  victory over Eastleigh Comrades Reserves.  

Spitfires rocked by keeper's horror injury

Daily Echo: Richard Hill

9:00am Friday 12th September 2014

EASTLEIGH have welcomed former youth player Josh Helm back to the ranks after losing second-string goalkeeper Lewis Noice to a freak injury at Dartford.

Eastleigh looking to carry on momentum

Daily Echo:

8:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Eastleigh also put some welcome silverware in their cabinet by securing the Gales HSB Hampshire Bowl earlier in the year.

Rugby clubs get set for big kick-off

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Hampshire clubs kick off what is likely to be another gruelling season tomorrow as rugby players put their short summer break behind them.

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