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Down memory lane - Saints on this day in history, October 24

Daily Echo:

7:46am Friday 24th October 2014

Saints on this day, October 24.

Stoke boss worried about Moses earning 'diver' reputation after Swansea controversy

Daily Echo:

7:42am Friday 24th October 2014

Stoke manager Mark Hughes has expressed concern Victor Moses may now earn himself an unwarranted reputation in light of being labelled 'a cheat' by Swansea boss Garry Monk.

Lallana praised as Liverpool are humbled by Real Madrid

Daily Echo:

8:06am Thursday 23rd October 2014

FORMER Saints skipper Adam Lallana won praise last night despite Liverpool’s Champions League humbling by Real Madrid at Anfield.

Ex-Saints line-up to ask Liverpool boss Rodgers: Why did you sign Mario Balotelli?

Daily Echo:

7:53am Thursday 23rd October 2014

FORMER Saints Graeme Souness and Jamie Redknapp have questioned why Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers signed controversial striker Mario Balotelli.

Injury blow for Stoke ahead of double clash with Saints

Daily Echo:

3:47pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Stoke have been dealt some severe injury news ahead of their double clash with Saints.

Pochettino: Why Tottenham are going through a "very tough period"

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

7:42am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Mauricio Pochettino accepts Tottenham are going through a "very tough period" – but believes the club can win silverware in the next two years.

Poyet: I know I have to adapt to life at Sunderland

Daily Echo: GUS POYET

4:35pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Gus Poyet insists he has no issues with being Sunderland's head coach rather than manager.

No Champions League reunion for Gareth Bale with ex-Saints colleague Adam Lallana

Daily Echo: Gareth Bale celebrates after scoring Real Madrid's crucial second goal

10:58am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THERE will be no on-field reunion between Adam Lallana and Gareth Bale in tomorrow’s Champions League showdown at Anfield.

Ex-Saint Shaw vows to improve

Daily Echo: Southampton's Luke Shaw should be England's first-choice left-back from now on

12:44pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

Luke Shaw has vowed to improve and admitted he is yet to hit top form at Manchester United.

Stoke pair in the spotlight after penalty controversies

Daily Echo:

7:50am Monday 20th October 2014

TWO players set to face Saints twice in the next week and a half are today in the Premier League spotlight.

England Under-21 recall "good education" for ex-Saint

Daily Echo: Luke Shaw

9:44pm Sunday 19th October 2014

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is pleased ex-Saints defender Luke Shaw is back playing with England Under-21s.

Southampton-born Lukas not losing sleep over goal-less start to Premier League season

Daily Echo:

1:51pm Friday 17th October 2014

Lukas Jutkiewicz is not losing sleep over his goalless start to the season for Burnley.

Former Saints boss Redknapp - I don't fear for my job at QPR

Daily Echo: Harry Redknapp

11:34am Friday 17th October 2014

Manager Harry Redknapp insists his position at QPR is under no threat – despite reports he could be replaced following a poor start to the season.

Sunderland boss Poyet hails O'Shea

Daily Echo: John O'Shea was a key figure as Sunderland avoided relegation last term. Picture: Action Images

1:54pm Friday 17th October 2014

Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet has hailed John O'Shea's leadership skills ahead of the trip to Saints tomorrow.

Pearson understands Pardew pressure

Daily Echo: Leicester boss Nigel Pearson. Picture: Action Images

1:49pm Friday 17th October 2014

Leicester manager Nigel Pearson returns to Newcastle on Saturday aware of the pressure and expectation on the shoulders of fellow ex-Saints boss Alan Pardew.

Premier League games will be staged abroad within two years, claims a top flight chairman

Daily Echo:

8:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

Premier League matches will be staged abroad within two years.

Saints stars called up for international duty

Daily Echo: webSadio Mane.jpg

6:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Sadio Mane and Dusan Tadic are among a host of Saints players already called up for international duty next week.

Ex-Saints defender: We're all behind under pressure Pardew

Daily Echo: ALAN PARDEW

7:48am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Newcastle defender Mike Williamson insists the squad remain "100 per cent" behind under-fire boss Alan Pardew despite lurching to another Barclays Premier League defeat on Monday night.

Ex-Saints boss Pardew won't face crunch talks with Newcastle owner after latest loss

Daily Echo: ALAN PARDEW

7:50am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew is preparing for crunch talks with club owner Mike Ashley following the 1-0 loss at Stoke last night - and very much aware the axe could be hovering above him.

Ex-Saints starlet Oxlade-Chamberlain - Arsenal's attacking tactics is always a risk

Daily Echo:

10:30pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain loves playing in such an attacking Arsenal team - but accepts they will always have to work at keeping it tight at the back.

Lallana spot on - twice! - as Liverpool edge epic penalty shoot-out

Daily Echo:

8:07am Wednesday 24th September 2014

FORMER Saints skipper Adam Lallana scored twice from the spot in an epic Capital One Cup penalty shoot-out last night.

Pochettino eyes Spurs improvements after poor form

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino has been confirmed as the new Spurs manager. Picture: Action Images

11:55am Monday 22nd September 2014

Former Saints boss Mauricio Pochettino knows his Tottenham side need to improve across the field if they are to avoid a repeat of Sunday's shock defeat to previously winless West Brom.

Steve Bruce hits out at speculation linking him with Toon job after St Mary’s shambles

Daily Echo: Hull City's manager Steve Bruce reacts on the touchline during the FA Cup Final at Wembley

1:51pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Hull boss Steve Bruce has labelled reports linking him with the Newcastle manager’s job as “disrespectful” to current incumbent Alan Pardew.

Poll backs TV replays proposal

Daily Echo: Sepp Blatter will preside over this afternoon's World Cup draw.

3:27pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Former Premier League referee Graham Poll believes it is a "great idea" to introduce the use of television replays in football because players are "more crafty and deceitful" than ever before.

QPR could be relegated to the Conference if they don't pay £40m fine

Daily Echo: Queens Park Rangers' Jordan Mutch (left) and Sunderland's Jack Rodwell (right) during the Barclays Premier League match at Loftus Road, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday August 30, 2014. See PA story SOCCER QPR. Photo credit

3:25pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

QPR risk being refused entry back into the Championship if the club refuse to comply with a huge expected fine for breaching financial fair play rules, Football League chief executive Shaun Harvey has warned.

Roy Hodgson worried that Premier League clubs are too scared to gamble on English youth

Daily Echo: Roy Hodgson

8:15am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Roy Hodgson is worried Barclays Premier League clubs are too scared to take a gamble on young English players.

England train with reduced numbers

Daily Echo:

12:48pm Monday 1st September 2014

Saints keeper Fraser Forster took part in England's first training session since their World Cup campaign this morning, but just 10 outfield players were deemed fit enough to take part.

Hodgson only has one injury concern ahead of Norway friendly

Daily Echo:

7:33am Monday 1st September 2014

Roy Hodgson's squad appear to have come through the weekend's Premier League fixtures unscathed, with all 22 players reporting for England duty last night.

Ex-Saint Nathan Dyer dreaming of an England call

Daily Echo:

1:45pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Former Saints winger Nathan Dyer feels focusing on high-flying Swansea is the key to fulfilling his England dream.

Redknapp backs former Wessex ace Charlie Austin to follow in footsteps of Rickie Lambert and Kevin Phillips

Daily Echo: Charlie Austin

4:41pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Harry Redknapp has backed former Wessex League striker Charlie Austin to become the latest former non-League star to make a successful transition to life in the top-flight.

Lovren wins battle of former Saints at Tottenham as Pochettino's 100 per cent start is shattered

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

6:26pm Sunday 31st August 2014

MAURICIO Pochettino suffered his first defeat as Tottenham manager against a Liverpool side containing his ex-Saints defender Dejan Lovren.

Ex-Saint Chambers tipped for England success

Daily Echo:

3:33pm Friday 29th August 2014

Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal defender and ex-Saint Calum Chambers possesses the character to succeed at international football following his call-up by England.

Premier League footballers 'working harder than ever'

Daily Echo:

6:03pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Premier League footballers may have never been so well paid - but latest research shows they are working harder than ever and playing the Beautiful Game better than before.

Former Saints boss joins QPR

Daily Echo: My ex-boss Glenn Hoddle

11:28am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Glenn Hoddle has been appointed to QPR's backroom staff, the Barclays Premier League club have announced.

Sunderland complete signing of Manchester City's Jack Rodwell

Daily Echo:

2:23pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

Sunderland have completed the signing of midfielder Jack Rodwell from Manchester City on a five-year deal.

Saints star's furious reaction to learning he is "not for sale"

Daily Echo: Schneiderlin.jpg

7:03pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

SAINTS midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin has made his feelings clear about his future at the club after sending out an angry tweet.

Ex-Saints striker Wright-Phillips scores winner in friendly against Arsenal

Daily Echo: Bradley Wright-Phillips

1:56pm Sunday 27th July 2014

FORMER Saints striker Bradley Wright-Phillips scored the only goal as Arsenal suffered a 1-0 defeat against the New York Red Bulls.

Luke Shaw makes winning debut for Manchester United in Los Angeles

Daily Echo: Luke Shaw in action against Costa Rica

8:02am Thursday 24th July 2014

LUKE Shaw made a winning Manchester United debut this morning.

Ex-Saint tipped to be "fantastic success"

Daily Echo: Luke Shaw

5:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Denis Irwin is convinced Luke Shaw will be a big success at Manchester United.

Former Saints star makes winning start to Reds career

Daily Echo: Rickie Lambert is unveiled by Liverpool. Photo: Liverpool FC

12:46pm Sunday 20th July 2014

Rickie Lambert made his first appearance in a Liverpool shirt as Brendan Rodgers’ side came from behind to beat Preston 2-1 in a pre-season friendly.

Former Saints boss Pochettino rescued by an ex-Saint

Daily Echo:

12:42pm Sunday 20th July 2014

MAURICIO Pochettino avoided defeat in his first game as Tottenham manager thanks to an ex-Saint.

Ings: I'm not looking to leave Burnley

Daily Echo: Tesco workers have thanked Danny Ings for his act of kindness

11:21am Thursday 17th July 2014

Burnley's Southampton-born striker Danny Ings insists he is committed to the club despite only having a year left on his contract.

Burnley sign Southampton-born striker Lukas Jutkiewicz

Daily Echo: Lukas Jutkiewicz

2:28pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Premier League newcomers Burnley have signed Southampton-born striker Lukas Jutkiewicz from Middlesbrough.

Lallana: England World Cup agony will make me stronger

Daily Echo:

7:45am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

New Liverpool signing Adam Lallana believes England's World Cup failure will make him mentally tougher.

Suarez to learn fate amid claims of Anglo-Italian conspiracy

Daily Echo: Luis Suarez is facing a long suspension for this incident. Picture: BBC.

8:49am Thursday 26th June 2014

Luis Suarez is set to learn his fate today as his lawyer claimed calls for the Uruguay striker to face a lengthy ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini were part of an Anglo-Italian conspiracy.

Premier League culture to blame for England agonies - Waddle

Daily Echo: Dejection - Gary Cahill last night

8:28am Friday 20th June 2014

Former England winger Chris Waddle turned on the culture of the Premier League after watching the Three Lions fall to the brink of World Cup exit.

England fans distraught after Uruguay defeat

Daily Echo: England fans despair in The Saints pub in Millbrook

10:09pm Thursday 19th June 2014

FOOTBALL fans across Hampshire were left in utter misery after England lost 2-1 to Uruguay tonight.

Former Saints target Buttner on way out of Old Trafford

Daily Echo: Alexander Büttner

12:35pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

Manchester United defender Alex Buttner claims the arrival of Louis van Gaal as manager has convinced him to leave Old Trafford.

Swansea start for Van Gaal

Daily Echo: Louis van Gaal

9:36am Wednesday 18th June 2014

Louis van Gaal's first competitive match as Manchester United manager will be against Swansea.

Top Five World Cup songs

5:16pm Thursday 12th June 2014

AFTER months of build up the 2014 World Cup is finally here.



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