Returning Players: Alan Shearer

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s ‘Returning Players’ series. In this edition, we take a look at Alan Shearer. Born in Newcastle, Shearer would go on to make 391 appearances for the Magpies and remains, to this day, the highest goalscorer in the Premier League with 260. But, after making his senior debut at Southampton […] READ MORE




Potential Southampton Takeover Hits Stumbling Block

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Joseph DaGrosa’s potential takeover of Southampton now seems less likely due to Saints’ majority owner Gao Jisheng’s refusal to lower his asking price for the sale, according to The Athletic. DaGrosa is said to be considering alternative options in the Premier League, with Crystal Palace, Newcastle United, and West Ham United all thought to be […] READ MORE




How Southampton Bounce Back From Yet Another 9-0 Defeat

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Southampton were on the receiving end of a 9-0 defeat away at Manchester United on February 2, meaning that they have lost by the same record-equalling scoreline twice in just 16 months. The defeat at Old Trafford was the club’s record away defeat, with the 9-0 defeat at home to Leicester City the previous season […] READ MORE


Southampton Interested in Japhet Tanganga

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According to Simon Peach, Southampton are eyeing a move for Totthenham Hotspur‘s Japhet Tanganga after pulling out of a possible loan move for Arsenal’s Ainsley Maitland-Niles. Southampton Keen on Tanganga After Pulling out of Ainsley Maitland-Niles deal Busy Day for the Saints With Incomings and Outgoings Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly weighing up whether to let […] READ MORE


Southampton Out of the Race for Arsenal’s Ainsley Maitland-Niles

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Southampton will not be pursuing their interest in Arsenal’s Ainsley Maitland-Niles this window according to Adam Blackmore. Southampton Not Interested in Ainsley Maitland-Niles Linked With the Player Throughout the Transfer Window Saints were eager to bring the 23-year old to the club this transfer window and have been linked with him throughout the month. However, […] READ MORE