Speaking ahead of the clash Mauricio Pellegrino, who had a short stint at Liverpool in 2005, said: “It will be a nice experience for me. “I had a really happy time in my career as a player and as a coach at Liverpool. “But on Saturday it is a nice opportunity to represent Southampton, and
“Against teams that are more offensive we can find more space”
Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino
“You are thinking about a really big game and are not focused.” As a player, Pellegrino made 12 appearances for Liverpool during their 2005 Champions League winning season and also started his coaching career with the
“Embarrassingly, bottom club Crystal Palace have only converted 2% of their chances in the Premier League”
Passing and build-up play are all well and good, but there is little point to football if you can’t stick the ball in the back of the net. Data from EA Sports has revealed
The Dutch international is currently on loan at Club Brugge after being cast aside by current Saints boss Mauricio Pellegrino.
But the 26-year-old has only seen 30 minutes of league action and 22 minutes of cup football for the Belgian club and has spoken openly about a return to Rotterdam.
Clasie said: “At
Sofiane Boufal is known for his array of flicks and tricks. The tricky Southampton forward, who won October’s Goal of the Month for his outstanding strike against West Brom, joined up with players from the Saints’ Under-15 and Under-16 teams before training on Thursday. And the 24-year-old Moroccan international showed he was more than willing
“Arsenal and Tottenham take top billing on a bumper Saturday of Premier League action”
SAM the super computer has predicted the scorelines for the eight Premier League games on Saturday. SAM – which stands for Sports Analytics Machine – is a super computer created by Professor Ian McHale who works
The Reds skipper has been recovering from an ankle injury he picked up last month. Henderson missed Liverpool’s 4-1 victory over West Ham before the international break and was pulled of Gareth Southgate’s squad for the visits of Germany and Brazil. However, the 27-year-old is confident he is capable of returning against Southampton this weekend.
Dutch defender Van Dijk handed in a transfer request in the summer to try and force through a dream move to Anfield. Reds boss Jurgen Klopp is still desperate to sign the £70m rated van Dijk to solve the his side’s defensive problems. But he has now been given a boost in his long-running pursuit
“Southampton go to Anfield to take on Liverpool on Saturday – and it is the Saints who have the hardest run of fixtures on the whole”
Southampton face a trip to Anfield to take on Liverpool on Saturday – and it is the Saints who have the hardest run of
The Saints went into the international break on the back of a disappointing 1-0 defeat against Burnley at St Mary’s which has left them 13th in the table with just three wins from their opening 11 matches this term.
Question marks have been raised about Pellegrino’s style of play given that he promised an