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Former star tells Saints to hit transfer trail

Daily Echo: Ralph Krueger

6:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

SAINTS must be “aggressive” in this summer’s transfer market rather than “laying over and having their belly tickled.”

Bookies see Spurs switch for Poch

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

6:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

SAINTS boss Mauricio Pochettino remains very much in the bookies’ minds to make a switch to North London.

Bookies fancy Saints boss Mauricio Pochettino for North London move

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

8:20am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

SAINTS boss Mauricio Pochettino remains very much in the bookies’ minds to make a switch to North London.

United "confident" of signing Shaw

Daily Echo: Luke Shaw. Picture: Action Images

3:34pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Manchester United are confident they will sign Luke Shaw, according to The Guardian.

Ex-Saints boss Gordon Strachan: Why I'm saying nothing about David Moyes

Daily Echo: Gordon Strachan unveiled as Scotland manager today.

2:36pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

FORMER Saints boss Gordon Strachan will not "patronise" David Moyes by joining in the great debate about the recently-sacked Manchester United manager.

Saints winger in England squad

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5:40pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Saints starlet Josh Sims has been included in an 18-man England squad for the Under-17 European Championship in Malta.

Saints need to be wary of the domino effect

Daily Echo: David Moyes must be given time to rebuild an ageing Manchester United squad.

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Saints will be hoping that David Moyes’ axing as Manchester United manager will not result in a managerial merry-go-round that could include Mauricio Pochettino.

Wanyama backs Saints duo to land top awards

Daily Echo: LUKE SHAW: Has he played his way into World Cup contention?

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Victor Wanyama believes Adam Lallana and Luke Shaw can earn themselves a place in the Saints history books.

Poch wants to beef up small squad

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

6:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Saints may dip into the transfer market this summer to beef up one of the smallest squads in the Premier League.

Saints stars set for Burnley reunion

Daily Echo: Jack Cork

9:10am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

THREE Saints stars could be set for a Claret and Blue reunion next season.

Mirallas to miss Saints clash with season ending injury

Daily Echo: Roberto Martinez

4:13pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Everton's hopes of qualifying for the Champions League have been dealt a blow with the news Kevin Mirallas will miss the rest of the season.

Moyes sacked by United

Daily Echo: David Moyes has left Manchester United.

8:49am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

David Moyes' short-lived reign at Manchester United is over.

Ex-Saint facing betting charge

Daily Echo: Dexter Blackstock is expected to join Leeds United

12:03pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Former Saints striker Dexter Blackstock has been charged in relation to breaking the Football Association's betting rules.

Pochettino furious as Saints' hard luck story goes on

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

6:00am Monday 21st April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino insists Saints have been hit hard by poor refereeing decisions in recent weeks.

Victor Wanyama desperate for Saints to end with record breaking tally

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5:00am Monday 21st April 2014

Victor Wanyama wants Saints to go on and achieve a record Premier League points haul after ending a two-match losing streak at Aston Villa.

Lambert World Cup hopes given a boost

Daily Echo: RICKIE LAMBERT

12:19pm Monday 21st April 2014

Rickie Lambert’s World Cup chances have been given a boost after West Ham boss Sam Allardyce admitted Andy Carroll is still lacking match sharpness just three games before the end of the season.

Moyes reportedly set for United axe

Daily Echo: Manchester United boss David Moyes

3:37pm Monday 21st April 2014

David Moyes will be sacked as Manchester United manager, according to reports.

Pochettino: Let's finish this 'fantastic season' in style

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

9:05pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino has called on his Saints side to round off a “fantastic season” in style.

More bench frustration for Saints loanee Dani Osvaldo

Daily Echo: Dani Osvaldo

9:02pm Sunday 20th April 2014

SAINTS loanee Dani Osvaldo was again a frustrated spectator as Juventus moved to the brink of a third successive Serie A title following a 1-0 win over Bologna in Turin yesterday.

Poch frustrated at Villa draw

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

5:30pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino was left frustrated as Saints drew 0-0 with Aston Villa.

Saints remain on course for record equalling finish

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5:10pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Saints moved a point closer to equalling their best ever Premier League finish as they played out a goalless draw at Aston Villa.

Aston Villa 0 Saints 0

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1:38pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Updates as Saints take on Aston Villa in this afternoon's Premier League match, at Villa Park.

Lambert playing for World Cup place

Daily Echo: RICKIE LAMBERT

6:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

Rickie Lambert believes the final four games of the Premier League season could yet prove vital to his World Cup hopes.

Lambert wants competition at Saints

Daily Echo: Rickie Lambert scores at The Etihad last season, but Saints still ended up on the losing side.

6:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

Rickie Lambert says he wants his place in the Saints team to come under threat next season.

Picture gallery from Aston Villa v Saints

Daily Echo: Picture from the Aston Villa v Saints clash at Villa Park. The unauthorised editing, copying, downloading or distribution of this image is strictly prohibited.

4:53pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Images from the Barclay's Premier League match between Aston Villa and Saints at Villa Park.

Eastleigh win the Conference South picture gallery

Daily Echo: Picture from the Skrill Conference South match in which Eastleigh beat Basingstoke Town and became champions.

11:30am Saturday 19th April 2014

An image gallery from the Skrill Conference South match between Eastleigh and Basingstoke Town.

Villa boss only wants to talk Saints

Daily Echo: Norwich manager Paul Lambert previews Barclays Premier League game against Fulham.

6:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert is trying to remain focussed on this afternoon’s visit of Saints despite finding himself in the centre of a media storm.

Saints fan takes to the sky to mock Pompey

Daily Echo: Saints fan takes to the sky to mock Pompey

4:59pm Saturday 19th April 2014

ONE mischievous Saints fan has taken mocking the club’s south coast rivals to new heights – by flying a banner over Fratton Park during Pompey’s must-win League 2 relegation clash today.

Lallana and Shaw on PFA awards list

Daily Echo: ADAM LALLANA

12:10pm Friday 18th April 2014

Adam Lallana and Luke Shaw have earned nominations in the PFA Player of the Year awards.

Lambert: Don't pick me for my penalty ability

Daily Echo: Rickie Lambert celebrates scoring for England on Friday.

12:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

Rickie Lambert is desperate to secure a place in England’s World Cup squad, but says he does not want to be picked purely on the basis of his penalty-taking ability.

Poch: I don't know a budget for next season

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

8:40am Friday 18th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino says he doesn’t yet know what sort of transfer budget he will be handed this summer.

Saints stars fit for Brazil

Daily Echo: Gaston Ramirez

8:39am Friday 18th April 2014

Maya Yoshida and Gaston Ramirez will be fit for World Cup duty.

Bacuna back for Villa

Daily Echo: FLYING HIGH: Sunderland’s Jozy Altidore leaps above Aston Villa’s Leandro Bacuna

10:50am Friday 18th April 2014

Leandro Bacuna is back in the Aston Villa squad for Saturday's home clash with Southampton.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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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

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.

J-Rod will come back stronger

Daily Echo: Jay Rodriguez

10:40am Friday 11th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino has backed Jay Rodriguez to bounce back from injury as a stronger player.

Schneiderlin - why this is a huge summer for the Saints board

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

6:00am Friday 11th April 2014

Morgan Schneiderlin insists Saints can keep hold of their best players this summer – as long as the new board continue to drive the club forward.

Saints count injuries ahead of Cardiff

Daily Echo: Artur Boruc

10:45am Friday 11th April 2014

Saints have several injury problems ahead of tomorrow’s game with Cardiff.

Poch calm over Spurs link

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

10:49am Friday 11th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino said he remains calm in the face of increased speculation linking him with the manager’s job at Tottenham.

Ramirez adds to Poch's injury worries

Daily Echo: Gaston Ramirez

8:20am Friday 11th April 2014

Saints are expected to be short on attacking numbers tomorrow, with Gastón Ramírez set to be on the sidelines again for the visit of Cardiff.

Major injury blow for Cardiff ahead of Saints trip

Daily Echo: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

8:24am Friday 11th April 2014

Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been dealt a major injury blow ahead of his team’s trip to Saints, with winger Craig Noone being ruled out for the rest of the season.

Schneiderlin confident that Saints trio will make World Cup

Daily Echo: ADAM LALLANA

8:22am Friday 11th April 2014

One of Saints’ four England World Cup hopefuls has already seen his dreams of Brazil dashed, but Morgan Schneiderlin is confident the remaining three will be heading to the tournament this summer.

Cardiff rocked ahead of Saints trip

Daily Echo: NEW JOB: Cardiff City boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

3:08pm Friday 11th April 2014

Cardiff have sacked one member of staff and are set to discipline another amid claims that their team to play Crystal Palace last weekend was leaked to the London club.

Jones a Cardiff doubt

Daily Echo: LIKELY RETURN: Kenwyne Jones

12:55pm Friday 11th April 2014

Former Saints striker Kenwyne Jones is a doubt to be fit for Cardiff as they travel to St Mary's tomorrow.

Cardiff 'leak' complaint

Daily Echo: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

11:25am Friday 11th April 2014

Cardiff insist they are focussing on tomorrow's game at Saints despite confirming that their chairman Mehmet Dalman has been in contact with the Premier League over an incident arising from last Saturday's clash against Crystal Palace.

COMMENT: Do Nicola Cortese's Saints wages sum up Premier League madness?

Daily Echo: Nicola Cortese.

6:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

Football is about as unique a business as you could ever find.

Former Saints midfielder targeting shock promotion to Premier League

Daily Echo: CHERRIES LOAN MAN: Andrew Surman

6:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

Andrew Surman is aiming to make it a second Premier League promotion – this time with Bournemouth.

Cardiff lose Noone for rest of season

Daily Echo: Craig Noone

12:03pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Cardiff winger Craig Noone is out of Saturday's trip to Saints and looks set to miss the rest of this season after suffering an abdominal injury.

Saints accounts reveal Cortese's salary

Daily Echo: Nicola Cortese

1:14pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Nicola Cortese was paid more than £1.96m for his last full season in charge of Saints.

Medical advances mean J-Rod should make full recovery from ligament injury

Daily Echo: Jay Rodriguez - one of three Saints players picked by England.

8:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

JAY Rodriguez will be bucking the trend of sporting stars who have suffered anterior cruciate ligament injuries if he returns to action within six months.

Dearth of striking resources laid bare by Jay injury

Daily Echo: Gaston Ramirez against Norwich.

7:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Jay Rodriguez’s injury could add further pressure on Saints to strengthen their squad this summer – despite the club’s “difficult” financial position.

J-Rod blown away by messages of support

Daily Echo: Jay Rodriguez - one of three Saints players picked by England.

6:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Jay Rodriguez has been overwhelmed by the messages of support he has received after seeing his World Cup hopes dashed by injury.

Poll: Where should Saints strengthen

Daily Echo: Jay Rodriguez

6:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

With the summer fast approaching, what position do you think should be Saints’ first priority to strengthen in the transfer market?

Jay Rodriguez faces 'very difficult' mental and physical challenge - ex-England ace Anderton

Daily Echo: Jay Rodriguez goes down injured at Manchester City

12:58pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Southampton's Jay Rodriguez faces a "very difficult" mental and physical challenge after injury robbed him of a place at the World Cup, according to former England midfielder Darren Anderton.

Pochettino second favourite to take over at Spurs

Daily Echo: Mauricio Pochettino

8:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Mauricio Pochettino has been installed as the bookies’ second favourite to become the next Tottenham manager.

Saints fans to be refunded ticket money

Daily Echo: Saints fans celebrating promotion after beating Walsall on the final day in League One

5:39pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Saints fans who travelled to Newcastle earlier this season will be awarded a partial refund on their ticket costs, after the Premier League upheld a complaint from the club.

Saints game is "must win" for Cardiff

Daily Echo: Steven Caulker

11:19am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Cardiff defender Steven Caulker says the club’s upcoming game against Saints is a “must-win” match if they are to avoid relegation.

Ex-Saints lined up for Hillsborough charity match

Daily Echo: Mark Wright in his playing days

11:10am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Two ex-Saints players are set to take part in the Celebration of the 96 charity match, in aid of the Hillsborough Family Support Group and Liverpool FC Foundation.

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