The problems of the Premier League and the misfortune of the England national team
The country that invented that game has forgotten about its roots. Its roots which lie in the great feet of former English legends like the late Sir Tom Finney, and one of his closest compatriots, Sir Stanley Matthews, who graced the football pitch till an astounding age of 70. Those are the former glories which English football can only dream about in present day. When people like Emile Heskey gr
Infographic: Analysing Southampton's James Ward-Prowse's stats in 2014/15
Following his return to action following a foot injury, we take a closer look at James Ward-Prowse's form for Southampton from the 2014/15 Premier League season. Saints' recent good form has coincided with Ward-Prowse's return to first-team action as...
100 Best Young Players to watch out for in 2014 - Part 3
For all the information and queries regarding this feature, we recommend reading this document. Feel free to contact us if you have any issues regarding the list. Remember that this list contains only those players who are 20 and under, thus born on or after 1st January 1993. We have taken into consideration factors such as their […]The post
Could Southampton's deadly trio expose Chelsea's midfield?
Chelsea face Southampton at Stamford Bridge on Sunday off the back of a disappointing defeat in the Champions League away to Basel and some indifferent form in the Premier League with just two wins in their last four games. Part of Chelsea’s problem is, whether they line up as a 4-2-3-1 or a 4-3-3-, their central [...]The post
Player Focus: James Ward-Prowse - Prodigious youngster to Saints starter
Southampton have made a habit of producing talented youngsters. From Matthew Le Tissier in the mid-80’s to the likes of Theo Walcott, Gareth Bale and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in the modern day, the quality has been of an exceptional leve...
Flamini out, Walcott in? Arsenal vs Southampton - Predicted line-ups and stats preview
Arsenal — Southampton Date: Saturday, November 23, 2013 Venue: Emirates Stadium KO: 15.00 Arsenal weren’t expected to be top of the Premier League table by late November. Southampton certainly weren’t meant to be inside the top three either, yet both teams find themselves in a very good position as they do battle this weekend. With [...]The post
James Ward Prowse: The 18-year-old Saint who tore Fulham apart
Not for the first time this season, Southampton watched as another batch of their aspiring English talents impressed greatly in the 2-0 triumph over Fulham this weekend, helped on largely by the performances of some youngsters. One of those being James...
Southampton: Mauricio Pochettino driving the Saints' project down the home-grown route
When Markus Liebherr took over Southampton in the summer of 2009, with the club due to start life in League One ten points adrift after slipping into administration, he set the target of reaching the Premier League in five years. The overzealous ambition was widely ridiculed and mocked, but now …
James Ward-Prowse ideal role model at Southampton – Mauricio Pochettino
Southampton boss Mauricio Pochettino has hailed young starlet James Ward-Prowse as the ideal role model for youngsters looking to make it in football. The 18-year-old has enjoyed an impact from the bench in recent games, particularly in Southampton’s 1-1 draw against Manchester United last weekend. And now Pochettino says that the club’s youngsters could learn [...]The post