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Koeman calls in young guns to bolster stricken squad

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 19th December 2014

Ronald Koeman could be forced to hand several youngsters their Saints debuts against Everton this weekend as he finds himself in the grip of a fresh selection crisis.

New five-year deal for Targett

Daily Echo:

6:30am Friday 19th December 2014

Matt Targett says Saints are the only club for him, after signing a new five-year contract at St Mary’s.

Saints' clash with Liverpool picked for TV

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11:11am Friday 19th December 2014

Saints' home game with Liverpool, in February, has been picked for live television coverage.

J-Rod injury delay

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11:55pm Thursday 18th December 2014

Jay Rodriguez will not be fit enough to return to the Saints team until at least February.

Benali: Keep the faith

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

6:00am Friday 19th December 2014

FRANNY Benali has urged Saints to keep the faith as they aim to avoid a sixth straight defeat tomorrow against Everton.

Koeman facing selection crisis

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3:22pm Thursday 18th December 2014

Ronald Koeman is facing a fresh selection crisis ahead of Saturday’s game against Everton.

Koeman laughs off Sneijder link

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3:28pm Thursday 18th December 2014

Saints will not be signing Wesley Sneijder in January.

Koeman sweats on Davis fitness as Saints face central midfield crisis

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 18th December 2014

Saints are facing a central midfield crisis as they aim to end their worst losing run of the 21st century when they welcome Everton to St Mary’s on Saturday.

Saints' disciplinary woes could get even worse

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 18th December 2014

SAINTS’ disciplinary problems could deepen ever further over the festive period.

Midfield pair doubtful for Everton

Daily Echo:

10:46am Thursday 18th December 2014

Everton midfielders James McCarthy and Darron Gibson could both join Kevin Mirallas on the sidelines this Saturday, having been rated as “50-50” for the game with Saints.

Watson: Don't blame Koeman for Saints' miserable performance

Daily Echo:

7:00am Thursday 18th December 2014

Gordon Watson has absolved Ronald Koeman of blame after witnessing Saints’ dismal League Cup exit at Sheffield United.

Saints captain Fonte frustrated by long-ball game

Daily Echo:

7:00am Thursday 18th December 2014

JOSE Fonte insists Saints must return to their slick passing style as they bid to put League Cup shame behind them.

Everton boss content with squad ahead of Saints clash

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3:29pm Thursday 18th December 2014

Everton manager Roberto Martinez does not view the approaching transfer window as a priority as he believes he has assembled a squad good enough to cope without further additions in the second half of the campaign.

VIDEO: Saints skipper Jose Fonte calls for rapid improvement following League Cup shocker

Daily Echo:

9:24am Wednesday 17th December 2014

SKIPPER Jose Fonte has called on his Saints players to respond from last night’s League Cup nightmare against Everton at St Mary’s on Saturday.

VIDEO: Koeman admits fans deserved so much more after League Cup humiliation

Daily Echo:

9:15am Wednesday 17th December 2014

SAINTS boss Ronald Koeman admitted the travelling fans deserved so much more after last night’s League Cup humiliation.

Koeman admits Saints deserved Cup defeat

Daily Echo:

11:09pm Tuesday 16th December 2014

Ronald Koeman admitted League One Sheffield United deserved their win over Saints as his side lost their fifth game in a row to crash out at the quarter-final stage of the Capital One Cup.

Fonte: Cup defeat my worst moment at Saints

Daily Echo:

10:59pm Tuesday 16th December 2014

Jose Fonte described tonight’s Capital One Cup exit as the worst moment of his Saints career and apologised to the club’s fans for the team’s performance.

Koeman says handshake snub down to lack of respect from Sheffield United

Daily Echo:

10:28pm Tuesday 16th December 2014

Ronald Koeman accused the Sheffield United bench of a lack of respect and said that was the reason why he refused to shake hands with Nigel Clough.

Sheffield United 1 Saints 0

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6:16pm Tuesday 16th December 2014

Updates from Saints' 1-0 loss to Sheffield United in the quarter-finals of the Capital One Cup, at Bramall Lane.

Saints suffer League Cup humiliation at third division Sheffield United

Daily Echo:

10:03pm Tuesday 16th December 2014

SAINTS failed to reach the semi finals of the League Cup for only the third time in their history as they were humiliated at League 1 outfit Sheffield United tonight.

Blades boss Clough hails League Cup slaying of Saints as 'remarkable'

Daily Echo:

11:36pm Tuesday 16th December 2014

Sheffield United boss Nigel Clough hailed his side's 1-0 Capital One Cup quarter-final victory over Saints as "remarkable".

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05-10-14 14:00 Spurs 1-0 Saints
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