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    Ashley Charles Pragnell wrote:
    Magnette must be a Skate. sour grapes one thinks. Adkins is a legend along with Ted and Laurie. You bunch of has beens are going out of business, due to living beyond your means. We are the Mighty Saints and pompey will making history for going into liquidation. We play good football, we have a Fifa five star rated stadium superb training facilities and pompy play in dump of a ground and have to train in Eastleigh. Who's laughing now pompy phil can go and hide under his stone, press box teaboy has been made redundant and whitelines is banned. Today we are celebrating and in Nigel and Nicola we trust to take us to the next stage in our journey.
    It could be IRONY from West Ham or Scunthorpe.
    Get back on theBus -Moving On Up."
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Adkins: "Fantastic" Saints are back in the big time


Adkins: "Fantastic" Saints are back in the big time

First published in Saints News

AN emotional Nigel Adkins hailed Saints’ “fantastic” achievement as the club secured promotion back to the Premier League.

The manager was choking back the tears after watching his team destroy Coventry 4-0 to book a place in the top flight.

“Isn’t it fantastic, Southampton are back in the Premier League,” declared Adkins. “I’m very, very proud and honoured. I’m a happy man.”

The Saints boss paid tribute to his players, as well as all the other people at the club, for their role in what has been achieved.

“They deserve all the plaudits they get, because they’ve been magnificent since I joined this football club,” said Adkins.

“They’ve worked so hard every day, they’re so professional, and the coaching staff we’ve got, the medical staff, everyone at this football club has worked their socks off.”

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