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Opportunities running out for Southampton player, club decide against negotiations

Sometimes players get their wishes in the transfer window and sometimes they don?t. Mario Lemina is a player who falls into the latter category. The Southampton midfielder is out of favour at Saint Mary?s and was busy looking for an exit for much...
Southampton - 2019-08-17 12:48:06

Two clubs ask information about Southampton player – Saints asking for ?14m

Southampton?s Mohamed Elyounoussi saw his first team appearances limited after Ralph Hassenhüttl took charge at St Mary?s Stadium in December 2018. On August 7th, reports from Norway suggested the 25-year-old?s agent is in talks with Besiktas,...
Southampton - 2019-08-16 16:48:28

Newcastle and Southampton in EL transfer mission – Portuguese players impressing

It’s quite rare for Braga to be on the front page of Portuguese newspapers, unless they’ve done something really relevant. And they did last night, by beating Brondby 4-1 and qualifying for the next stage of the Europa League playoffs. The...
Southampton - 2019-08-16 16:48:28

Southampton player ‘express request’ of another club’s manager, negotiation with S...

Southampton allowed Guido Carrillo to spend last season on loan at Leganes and the the Spanish club have been trying to sign him once again this summer. On August 14th, AS explained the forward is a ?goal? for Leganes, and later that day, reports...
Southampton - 2019-08-15 12:47:34

Club make significant progress in signing Southampton player, Saints drop price

Fanatik report Besiktas are closing in on loaning Southampton winger Mohamed Elyounoussi and the Turkish club have made significant progress during transfer talks with the Premier League club. Initial claims said Southampton are looking to get a...
Southampton - 2019-08-15 12:47:34

Club ?think? about Southampton player, but ?no concrete offer? made yet

It?s been over a month since Mario Lemina publicly expressed his desire to leave Southampton, but the midfielder?s efforts to leave the Premier League side haven’t been successful yet. However, that hasn’t stopped him from being a target for...
Southampton - 2019-08-15 12:47:34

Club’s ‘goal’ is to sign Southampton player, waiting for his ‘return’

Less than six months after he arrived at Southampton, Guido Carrillo joined Leganes on a season-long loan deal last summer. The La Liga side have been interested in bringing the forward back to the club on another loan deal. AS reported on July...
Southampton - 2019-08-14 12:47:45

Southampton’s interest in young forward dates back to January – Travelled to speak to cl...

Throughout the summer, we covered the various reports surrounding Southampton?s interest in David Okereke, now at Club Brugge, but who was then at Spezia in Serie B. The Nigerian attracted a lot of interest around Europe, and while his dream is to...
Southampton - 2019-08-14 19:47:55

Southampton demands for outcast deemed ?exorbitant? ? Interested club turn to cheaper options

Throughout this summer we?ve brought you various updates on the future of Southampton striker Guido Carrillo. The striker is not wanted at Southampton, having managed just ten appearances and zero goals since joining from Monaco for £19.8m in...
Southampton - 2019-08-14 16:47:21

DoF once again looking at Southampton as player emerges as late transfer option

Over a month ago, Mario Lemina told France Football his decision to leave Southampton and Ralph Hasenhüttl has already left him out of his plans for the 2019/20 season. Despite being linked with host of Premier League clubs, the 25-year-old failed...
Southampton - 2019-08-13 12:47:59

Player’s move to Wolves collapsed after Wanderers failed to agree on terms for transfer with c...

Earlier in July, Mario Lemina expressed his desire to leave Southampton. In the last week of the Premier League transfer window, Wolverhampton Wanderers showed interested in acquiring the midfielder?s services. On August 3rd, we carried a report...
Southampton - 2019-08-13 12:47:59

Delegation to be sent to England this week to seal Southampton deal

Fanatik report Turkish club Besiktas will send a delegation to England this week for Southampton winger Mohamed Elyounoussi. The Norwegian winger is expected to leave the Premier League club this summer and the Turkish press have linked him with a...
Southampton - 2019-08-12 19:47:51

Southampton player has preference over transfer, fee set, talks continue

Fanatik report Southampton player Mohamed Elyounoussi wants to join Besiktas despite interest from the likes of Sevilla and Celta Vigo. We covered initial claims from Turkey that Besiktas are in the market for a winger and are keen to loan the...
Southampton - 2019-08-12 12:47:55

Approach made for Southampton player, ?9m would do it

According to Fanatik, Besiktas have made an approach to Southampton with regards to signing Mohamed Elyounoussi on a permanent deal. The Super Lig side have been linked with the Norway international in recent weeks. However, it?s reported Besiktas...
Southampton - 2019-08-11 08:47:32

Southampton player?s representative in talks with three clubs, Hassenhuttl opens door for transfer

Two days ago, we relayed news from Turkey that Besiktas are interested in Mohamed Elyounoussi. The winger’s playing time at Southampton was limited last season. According to VG in Norway, the situation is unlikely to change during the 2019/20...
Southampton - 2019-08-07 12:47:47

Southampton player close on joining Wolves, loan with option to buy

Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly close to signing the Southampton star Mario Lemina. The information comes from the French media, where Soccer Link say the clubs are getting to the ‘final stage’ of negotiations. Lemina would be joining...
Southampton - 2019-08-07 08:48:02

From France: Player’s move to Wolves ‘in the final straight’ – ‘Very c...

Announcing he wanted to leave Southampton this summer, Mario Lemina looks like he’s about to find himself a new home at Wolverhampton Wanderers. Already reported on, Nuno Espirito Santos? side?s interest appears to be confirming itself, as Manu...
Southampton - 2019-08-05 19:48:26

Southampton attacker offered to club via agents, offer a possibility

According to a claim in the Turkish media, Besiktas are interested in signing Southampton winger Mohamed Elyounoussi before the deadline. The Turkish side have been quiet in this transfer window because of their financial difficulties and so far,...
Southampton - 2019-08-05 12:48:11

From France: Wolves ‘accelerate’ to sign player – ‘advanced discussions̵...

Mario Lemina wants to leave Southampton this summer, he’s made that very clear. Speaking last month, the midfielder explained his move to the Saints from Juventus was always seen as a stepping stone in his career and he wanted to move on to,...
Southampton - 2019-08-03 16:49:10

Southampton leave West Ham behind in race for winger, despite Hammers’ bid

Italian website Calcio Mercato brings today a very interesting update about the race for the Lorient winger Alexis Claude-Maurice. Their report claims Torino have now joined the likes of West Ham, Southampton and Nice in the battle for the...
Southampton - 2019-07-31 08:48:17

Southampton player manager?s first choice target, club face ?difficulty? to complete transfer

Guido Carrillo moved to Southampton from AS Monaco in January 2018 and less than six months later was loaned out to Leganes. The forward has returned to St Mary?s Stadium, and earlier this month AS reported Mauricio Pellegrino?s side wanted to sign...
Southampton - 2019-07-30 16:47:54

Club doesn’t have the means to sign Southampton midfielder – unlikely loan mentioned

In one of the more surprising turns this summer, Mario Lemina has reportedly been told he can leave Southampton, with the player claiming it part of the plan all along. The Gabonese midfielder has been a decent player for the Saints since arriving...
Southampton - 2019-07-29 16:49:03

Club ‘keep an eye’ on Southampton player – Good chance he’d be thrilled with...

When Cedric Soares moved to Inter Milan in the January window, he was bursting with joy over the transfer. Coming out of his medical, the Southampton owned player couldn’t have looked any happier after completing his loan move. The fullback had...
Southampton - 2019-07-25 12:48:15

Ligue 1 side ‘thinking’ about Southampton player – Second source claims ‘agr...

Late on Wednesday night, a couple of outlets in France published, around the same time, news that Saint-Etienne were considering making a move for Southampton?s Mario Lemina. The 25-year-old has made it clear he sees his future somewhere other than...
Southampton - 2019-07-25 16:48:30

Club ?would now enter fully to negotiate? and sign Southampton player

While Southampton have been focused on adding forwards to their squad this summer, there?s also a need to move some on and Guido Carrillo is one such player. The Argentine striker is the club?s record signing but his time at Saint Mary?s has not...
Southampton - 2019-07-24 19:48:16

Southampton player undergoing medical with another club, will then sign four-year deal

Jordy Clasie returned to Southampton after a disappointing loan spell at Feyenoord last season. The Netherlands international has no desire to stay and his future will be away from the South Coast club. According to Dutch newspaper
Southampton - 2019-07-22 16:49:19

Southampton player valued at ?15/16m as transfer again talked up

Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina continues to be linked with a return to Serie A. This time, the interested club would be Fiorentina. According to website Calcio Mercato, La Viola are currently looking for a replacement for Jordan Veretout, who...
Southampton - 2019-07-20 16:48:31

Agent has ‘proposed’ Southampton player to big European club

After making 13 starts in the Premier League in the first half of the last season, Wesley Hoedt failed to make a single appearance for Southampton after Ralph Hasenhüttl took charge at the club. In January, Celta Vigo signed the centre-back on a...
Southampton - 2019-07-18 16:49:34

Club takeover affecting Southampton exit – Could have to wait until mid-August

After multiple claims of a strong Marseille interest in Sofiane Boufal, Tuesday?s L?Equipe made it clear Nice were comfortably in the lead to sign the Southampton player. The Ligue 1 side were reported to be in ?advanced negotiations? with the...
Southampton - 2019-07-17 19:48:38

Player attracting interest from Brighton and Southampton, club planning to retain him

Francis Amuzu made 35 appearances in all competitions for Anderlecht last season and has played in various positions including midfield, and left and right wing. The 19-year-old?s performance has attracted interest from clubs in the Premier League...
Southampton - 2019-07-17 12:49:14

Gabbiadini says his still watches his Southampton goals on his phone

When it comes to being a striker at Southampton, the last few years have not been particularly good. The Saints have regularly spent big money on signings from abroad, hoping that one of them will become the star striker they need. Most of them...
Southampton - 2019-07-17 08:48:47

Club in ?advanced negotiations? to sign Southampton player – very quick deal predicted

Sofiane Boufal had a reasonable season on loan at Celta Vigo and there’s been at least a little desire to get him back at the club, although not at the amounts which Southampton would want. The 25 year old former Lille player was certainly...
Southampton - 2019-07-16 12:49:57

Southampton player ?in limbo?, Saints ignoring his existence, transfer will take time

Throughout this summer we?ve brought you various updates on the future of Southampton striker Guido Carrillo. The Argentine spent last season on loan with Leganes and looks extremely likely to leave the club again this summer. AS provided the last...
Southampton - 2019-07-15 16:48:43

French offers ‘too little to compete’ with Southampton, but German bid could be

Southampton are undergoing an overhaul under Ralph Hasenhuttl this summer and changing up their front line appears to be a priority. The Saints have already signed Danny Ings on a permanent deal and Che Adams has joined him as well. It seems,...
Southampton - 2019-07-13 12:48:10

Three clubs after Southampton player – Saints ‘satisfied’ with ?10m, but also open...

Coming off the bench in all three of his Africa Cup of Nations appearances for Morocco, Sofiane Boufal showed once again his ability with the ball in his feet. That was already on display at Celta last season during his loan from Southampton, and...
Southampton - 2019-07-11 16:48:51

Southampton make ?contact? to sign prolific forward, club ready to offload

There?s a claim in the Turkish media that Southampton have taken an interest in Galatasaray forward Mbaye Diagne. The Turkish champions are looking offload the Senegal international in this transfer window and the Premier League side are said to be...
Southampton - 2019-07-10 16:47:23

Southampton looking to sign player, but need to get work permit sorted out first

Southampton are interested in Spezia’s David Okereke this summer, according to Het Laatste Nieuws. The Saints are undergoing something of a rebuild under Ralph Hasenhuttl after the Austrian managed to keep them up last season. Adding to their...
Southampton - 2019-07-08 16:47:05

Southampton not changing their stance on outgoing transfer – Saints playing tough

At the beginning of the month, we brought you an update on a potential return to La Liga for Guido Carrillo. The Argentine striker spent last season on loan at Leganes from Southampton and, despite scoring just six goals in all competitions they...
Southampton - 2019-07-08 16:47:05

Southampton ‘offer ?25m for Colombian international’, we take a look…

Southampton’s chase for the Colombian midfielder Mateus Uribe has been strangely brought back to life by the Mexican media in the past few days. It apparently started with scout specialist Billy Escobar. He claimed the Saints ‘may be...
Southampton - 2019-07-07 16:47:24

Southampton transfer rumour a little concerning – ‘On market’ due to ‘danger...

Celta Vigo aren’t really showing a great duty of care towards Pione Sisto, if claims from their local newspaper are to be believed. The player has recently been linked with Southampton, and a potential Saints move is covered by Faro de Vigo on...
Southampton - 2019-07-04 12:52:23

From France: Southampton player ?attracted? by move elsewhere, and agent has travelled for talks

Of several poor signings Southampton have made in recent years, Sofiane Boufal will go down as one of the most disappointing. The Frenchman arrived at St Mary?s from Lille in a £16m deal, and there was a lot of hope that he?d turn out to be a good...
Southampton - 2019-07-03 19:54:55

Southampton latest to join queue for Dutch international – Player wants first-team football

Just a few days ago, we were relaying claims that Tottenham had some ?serious interest? in Arnaut Danjuma. They were the only English club named in an article about how the Club Brugge winger was ?getting ready for a transfer? this summer, just a...
Southampton - 2019-07-03 16:49:14

Southampton bid for player deemed ‘unsatisfactory’ – Club want at least ?25m

After being linked with Wolves, Wolverhamptons Wanderers and then Wolves some more, André Silva could end up heading to Southampton if the Premier League club cough up enough money in the coming weeks. This is what
Southampton - 2019-07-03 12:50:35

Southampton reject offer for midfielder, Saints would prefer permanent sale

There?s a claim in the Italian media that Atalanta have made an attempt to sign Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina, but they?ve been knocked back by the Premier League side. TMW have reported on the latest developments with regards to Lemina?s...
Southampton - 2019-07-02 12:53:52

Club still keen on Saints player, valued at ?16m – New competition ‘more attractive̵...

Technically loaned to Celta Vigo until June 30th, Sofiane Boufal made his ?official? return to Southampton on Monday. Only he didn?t because he?s currently in Egypt with the Morocco national team for the Africa Cup of Nations, even if he isn?t...
Southampton - 2019-07-02 16:54:09

Club happy to secure loan for Southampton player via ‘juicy investment’ – Saints p...

It?s fair to say that Guido Carrillo?s move to Southampton has been nothing short of a disaster. The Argentine striker is the Saints most expensive signing ever but has only made ten appearances for the club and failed to score in all of...
Southampton - 2019-07-02 08:47:22

West Brom and Southampton players seen as targets for Boca Juniors

According to Marca, striker Dario Benedetto wants to leave Boca Juniors this summer, and that could end up affecting West Brom or Southampton. Not because the striker is being linked with either of those clubs but because Boca would turn their eye...
Southampton - 2019-07-02 16:54:09

Signing Southampton player is ‘something of a priority’ – ‘complex’ ta...

As transfers go, Guido Carrillo?s £19.8m move from AS Monaco to Southampton has been as close to a disaster as it could have.  Following his very expensive switch in January 2018, the Argentine only spent six months at St Mary?s before being sent...
Southampton - 2019-06-28 19:47:29

Southampton ‘could quickly go on the offensive’ for ?25m rated Brazilian

Long linked with Everton, Southampton are the latest side to be mentioned alongside Lille?s Thiago Mendes. According to local newspaper La Voix du Nord, who are normally clued in on all things related to the Ligue 1 side, both the Saints and an...
Southampton - 2019-06-26 16:47:41

Southampton ‘dropped out’ in race to sign player, Wolves ‘still in the runningR...

On June 14th, we covered claims from Het Belang van Limburg that Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers are ?lurking? to sign Zinho Vanheusden. The centre-back spent the last 18 months on loan at Standard Liège from Inter Milan and the Jupiler Pro...
Southampton - 2019-06-26 12:47:45

Club trying to ‘considerably’ lower Southampton demands – Prospect of doing so ...

Sent to Celta Vigo by Mark Hughes who had little use for him in his Southampton team, Sofiane Boufal enjoyed a fairly successful season in La Liga, a league ideally suited for his style of football. Leading the league in dribbles completed last...
Southampton - 2019-06-25 16:47:40

Player is in sights of Southampton, club need ?satisfactory offer? to sanction sale

On June 19th, TuttoMercaoWeb carried a report claiming Southampton ?are working with the agent’ of Bordeaux?s Francois Kamano. Sunday?s edition of French newspaper L?Equipe claimed the 23-year-old is in the sights of the Premier League...
Southampton - 2019-06-24 13:07:20

Southampton have ?submitted bid? for player – Thought to be around ?7-8m

Southampton have submitted an offer for Bryan Mbeumo, reports Saturday’s edition of L’Equipe. The 19 year old currently plays for Troyes, where he came through the youth system. He’s a flexible attacker, who, despite being left footed,...
Southampton - 2019-06-22 16:47:13

Transfer cheek – Club ‘hope’ Southampton will subsidise wages, 4 year contract, no...

Jordy Clasie to AZ looks like it’s a transfer in the making. After a season long loan deal at Feyenoord, there was no effort to sign the Southampton player on a permanent transfer. AZ then became interested, and this week things have seen an...
Southampton - 2019-06-21 12:47:17

Manager claims Southampton player is ‘enthusiastic’ about exit – Spoke to him rece...

Clearly unwanted at Southampton, Jordy Clasie needs to find himself a new forever home, and thankfully there?s a club publicly pushing for his signature. Earlier on Thursday, we covered quotes by Max Huiberts, AZ Alkmaar?s director, who confirmed...
Southampton - 2019-06-21 08:47:24

Club still looking to bring in either Southampton or Huddersfield Town forward

Olympiacos are looking to bring in a new striker this summer and are reportedly still targeting Southampton’s Guido Carrillo and Huddersfield Town?s Steve Mounie, claims Greek website Sdna.Gr. Both players have recently been linked with with a...
Southampton - 2019-06-20 19:47:27

“We have to wait and see” – Club confirm contact over signing Southampton player

One of the least exciting parts of Southampton’s summer transfer business will be finding a solution for Jordy Clasie. The midfielder returned to Feyenoord on loan last summer and it was very much meant to be a long term solution. Clasie would...
Southampton - 2019-06-20 16:47:43

Strange claim that Southampton are ‘working with agent’ on winger’s transfer

We?re not entirely sure where this has come from, because there?s nothing in France about it, but TuttoMercatoWeb claim Southampton have returned for Bordeaux’s Francois Kamano. The Saints were already looking at the Guinean forward towards the...
Southampton - 2019-06-19 19:47:37
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