Saints are set to emphatically reject any approach for teenage left back Luke Shaw.
The 16-year-old is interesting Champions League winners Chelsea, who could test Saints’ resolve with a £4m offer.
However, Saints are keen to send out a clear message by turning down the offer outright and refusing to enter into any discussions regarding Shaw.
The 16-year-old, who was signed aged eight in the time of former academy chief Huw Jennings, is a hot property and has been watched by a host of Premier
Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United have all had Shaw extensively watched, as have Chelsea.
It is the Blues though that could be the first to make a serious move but it appears they will be totally unsuccessful.
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