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Southampton boss Mark Hughes urges fans to lay off Nathan Redmond Mark Hughes has urged the Southampton boo boys to lay off Nathan Redmond in a bid to get the best out of the winger.
Everton's Yerry Mina out, Richarlison fit for Southampton clash Everton's Yerry Mina is still recovering from a foot injury and will miss Saturday's Premier League visit of Southampton, according to manager Marco Silva. Mina, 23, joined Everton from Barcelona on transfer deadline day and missed the Merseyside club's 2-2 draw with Wolverhampton Wanderers on the opening weekend of the new season.
Gareth Southgate to run rule over Southampton’s Alex McCarthy against Everton Gareth Southgate will attend Southampton’s game at Everton on Saturday to scrutinise first-hand the progress of Alex McCarthy in the visitors’ ranks as the England manager considers his options for the national side’s autumn internationals.
Southgate set to look at Southampton keeper McCarthy ahead of call-up England manager Gareth Southgate will run the rule over Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy today ahead of a potential international call-up.
Everton v Southampton: match preview Marco Silva will hope Richarlison can deliver again against Southampton as the Everton manager is surely going to want to impress in his first match at Goodison Park.
Zouma and Bernard in contention as Brazilian passed fit Speaking in his pre-match press conference, Silva admitted that Mason Holgate and Zouma will battle it out for the central defensive place left by Phil Jagielka after his dismissal against Wolves - with Yerry Mina out with a slight injury. 'I can tell you Mina is not available,' he said.
Everton vs Southampton 18/08/18: Opposition Threat Both sides claimed a draw in their opening clashes. Saints looked bright but finished 0-0 against Burnley, whilst the Toffees were involved in a lively 2-2 result with newly promoted Wolves. It was also a summer of change for both teams with five signings for Mark Hughes' side and six arrivals for summer appointment Marco Silva in the North West.
Chelsea vs Arsenal and more Premier League odds and predictions BETTING GUIDE: Here's our game-by-game guide to the second round of fixtures in the Premier League with Chelsea v Arsenal in a London derby the pick of the bunch on Saturday night.
Everton v Southampton Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Everton and Southampton.
Injured Elyounoussi to miss Saints trip to Everton The 24-year-old Swiss international, who joined the Saints from Basel in the summer, suffered the problem following his debut appearance in last Sunday's goalless draw against Burnley at St Mary's and he is set to sit out at Goodison Park.
Everton vs Southampton - Team news, kick-off time, odds and stats Get the latest team news and stats ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and Southampton at Goodison Park.
Saints At Everton The Preview - Southampton News Can Saints win at Goodison Park for the first time in 27 years or will it be another afternoon of frustration on Merseyside.
Hughes - good time to face Everton The Toffees spent around £90million on new players during pre-season, as well as appointing manager Marco Silva as successor to Sam Allardyce. Saints head to Goodison Park on Saturday for their first away trip of the new campaign and Hughes hopes his players can take advantage of the hosts' recent upheaval.
Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend Chelsea and Arsenal promise goals and flaws, Fulham need to tighten up at Spurs and will sparks fly again when Benítez meets Warnock?
Press Conference : Hughes looks to Everton Watch as the boss speaks with the written media ahead of the trip to Everton.
Open training session: All you need to know Get all the timings for Monday's open session, as well as the activities on offer.
Saints Drawn Away In Carabao Cup - Southampton News Saints will have to travel in the 2nd round of the Carabao Cup, although they won't have to go too far. Saints will visit Brighton in the 2nd round of the Carabao Cup in a South Coast derby that in terms of the Southern Section is probably as tough as it could get.
Carabao Cup draw: Southampton get Brighton, Newcastle at Forest Southampton will travel to Brighton in the Carabao Cup in the only all-Premier League matchup of the second round. The 13 top-flight clubs not involved in the Champions League or Europa League enter the cup at this stage, but only south-coast rivals Southampton and Brighton were drawn against each other.
The regionalised draw for the second round of the Carabao Cup has been made The regionalised draw for the second round of the Carabao Cup has been made with Leeds handed a home draw against Championship rivals Preston. Brighton v Southampton. QPR v Bristol Rovers. AFC Wimbledon v West Ham. Fulham v Exeter. Wycombe v Forest Green.
Saints drawn against Brighton in Carabao Cup Mark Hughes's side to travel to face the Seagulls.
Leicester host Fleetwood in the second round of the Carabao Cup The tie will see Foxes striker Jamie Vardy play against his former side. He joined Leicester from Fleetwood back in 2012. Manuel Pellegrini's West Ham will also travel to League One opposition.
Carabao Cup second-round draw: West Ham to visit League One AFC Wimbledon West Ham United will visit League One side AFC Wimbledon in the second round of the Carabao Cup.
Everton vs Southampton betting tips: Premier League preview & prediction Neither Everton nor Southampton got their Premier League season off to a winning start but the former are the most likely to get off the mark on Saturday. The Toffees drew with Wolves in their first game, despite being down to ten men for the majority of the second half.
Saints boss Mark Hughes believes now is the best time to play Everton Southampton boss Mark Hughes thinks now is the best time to play Everton. The Toffees made three major signings in the summer transfer window while Richarlison also joined Marco Silva's side.
Premier League predictions: Lawro v singer Tom Grennan Mark Lawrenson takes on singer Tom Grennan to predict this weekend's Premier League fixtures.
Gallery: Gearing up for Goodison Saints edging closer to Premier League clash with Everton.
Hughes happy with striking options A lack of goals left the Saints scrapping for their Premier League status in 2017-18, ending the campaign as the seventh lowest scorers. Hughes, who took charge late last term, has drafted in Danny Ings on-loan from Liverpool to compete with the likes of Charlie Austin, Shane Long and Manolo Gabbiadini in the frontline.
Press Conference : Hughes previews Everton trip Mark Hughes speaks ahead of Saints trip to Everton.
Hughes's Everton press conference round-up Read a bitesize version of what the boss had to say to the media.
Elyounoussi only doubt for Everton Mark Hughes delivers his team news for Everton trip.
Elyounoussi Only Injury Doubt For Trip To Goodison park - Southampton News Mark Hughes has confirmed that he has almost a complete squad to select from for the Weekend's trip to Merseyside. Mark Hughes has confirmed that Stuart Armstrong has shrugged off the knock that forced him off during Sunday's home draw with Burnley, however another of the summer's new signings is looking doubtful.
Best Bets of the Weekend: Premier League Matchday 2 Banker of the Weekend: Newcastle to beat Cardiff at 29/20: All may not be well at Newcastle off the field, but they look good value to take the three points here at almost 6/4. Cardiff were well beaten at Bournemouth on the opening weekend, while the Magpies were pretty unlucky to lose on the opening day against Tottenham.
Which Players Could Saints Be Loaning Out ! - Southampton News Although Premier League clubs can now not bring any new players in, they can sell them or loan them out to teams in other Leagues subject to their rules.
Inside Track: Everton Everton FC reporter Phillip Kirkbride gives the lowdown on Saints' Saturday hosts.
Saints' Carabao Cup draw number confirmed Mark Hughes's men to learn Carabao Cup opponents tonight.
The Ugly Inside TV ! Everton Pre Match Show - Southampton News Freddie and Nick discuss all the talking points ahead of the trip to Goodison Park on Saturday where Saints hope to win for the first time in 21 years. Get two free £10 bets on Everton v Southampton by opening a new account at William Hill. Place an initial bet of a minimum of £10 and William Hill will give you two £10 bets.
Jones happy to make Saints switch The 20-year-old has swapped one set of Saints for another after moving to the Ladbrokes Premiership on a season-long loan.
Ings to attend Fans' Forum Submit a question ahead of Thursday night's event.
St Mirren sign Alfie Jones on loan from Southampton St Mirren sign defensive midfielder Alfie Jones from Southampton on a season-long loan.
Saints confirm Jones departure Jones is a graduate of Southampton's impressive academy and has already made an impact at youth level on the south coast. He won the club's Young Player of the Year award in 2016 and was named as captain of the Under-23s, but has been deemed not ready for first-team action at St Mary's.
Limited Seats Left On Southampton Away Travel To Everton - Southampton News Our favourite independent providers of coach travel to all Saints away games have a limited number of seats left on their coaches to Everton. Southampton Away Travel are nearly sold out for the trip to Goodison Park on Saturday, and have warned that if anyone is intending on going with them but hasn't yet booked then they should do so fast.
Tactical Watch: Danny Ings Writer Sam Tighe takes a closer look at the striker's debut.
Ings reflects on whirlwind start Striker looking forward to settling back into Southampton life.
Feature Interview: Mark Hughes Mark Hughes opens up about his career as a player and a manager.
Jones joins St Mirren on loan Young Saints defender heads to Scotland for more experience.
Stephens happy to fight for starting spot The 24-year-old has led something of a nomadic lifestyle since signing on at St Mary's in 2011, with loan spells at Swindon Town, Middlesbrough and Coventry City, but he made 22 Premier League starts for Saints last season.
Southampton Women's FC confident ahead of new season With just days to go until the new season FA Women's National League season, Southampton Women's FC are feeling buoyant. With three senior teams and new teams at under-11 and under-12 the club is growing slowly to bring in and develop young female talent in the area and offer them a pathway to a high level of senior football.
Hughes Defensive Dilemma For Trip To Goodison - Southampton News Mark Hughes has a decision or two to make ahead of the trip to Everton on Saturday both in terms of formation and personnel.
Danny Ings Provides Needed Spark for Southampton Coming on as a second-half substitute in Southampton's opening Premier League match against Burnley this past Sunday, Danny Ings has joined a long list of Southampton youth players to make his debut with the Saints senior side. However, unlike those other players on that list, Ings' journey to the Southampton first team was a long one.
Saints Announce Partnership With AFC Totton - Southampton News Saints will partner with local non league club AFC Totton going forward in a move that will benefit both clubs in differing ways.
Hughes has no concerns over Armstrong The 26-year-old summer recruit from Celtic appeared to suffer a knock in the second half against the Clarets and was replaced by another recent signing, Danny Ings.
Carabao Cup Draw Details - Southampton News Find out when the draw is being made, who we might meet and the new format of the competition here. 13 Premier League clubs are included in the draw with the top six plus Burnley not having to join the fray till the next round due to European commitments.
Ings desperate to prove worth Having come through injuries and finding himself down the pecking order at Liverpool, Ings completed his switch to St Mary's on a season-long loan last week with a view to a permanent move next summer.
A Rough Guide To Everton - Southampton News Saints were within seconds last season of a first win at Goodison Park since 1997 can they do it this Saturday, here is all the info you need to enjoy the day out. The Ground.
Danny Ings determined to take his chance at Southampton Danny Ings, who trained at Southampton's former centre of excellence as a schoolboy, returned to the club on a season-long loan ahead of a permanent £20million transfer next summer.
Quiz: Saints players beginning with vowels Can you name every Saints player since 2000 whose surname begins with a vowel?
Premier League: 10 of 20 clubs could have made profits in 2016-17 without fans at games BBC Sport looks at how profitable Premier League clubs are thanks to TV money and how important fans are to club finances outside the top flight.
Saints Could Still Make Another Signing - Southampton News The whisper around St Mary's is that there might well be another signing before the end of the month, with Saints perhaps adding to the squad an out of contract player, but who could be on the radar.
Southampton 0-0 Burnley: Three key players - 12/08/18 Southampton saw four of their new players make their debuts with two of them coming off the bench at the same time as the tactical switch, which saw the home side enjoy some dominant spells although they ultimately couldn't break the Clarets' defence down.
Mark Hughes hopes Danny Ings can get Southampton firing Danny Ings has the craft to help drive Southampton's misfiring forwards back to regular Premier League goal-scoring, according to boss Mark Hughes.
Gunn targeting Three Lions' spot for Euro 2020 campaign Gunn has observed how quickly Jordan Pickford has established himself as England's first-choice goalkeeper and how Nick Pope did not even need a full season to make the squad for this summer's World Cup, and hopes that with first-team football he can similarly thrive.
Saints V Burnley The Verdict - Southampton News It was a 0-0 draw but no one was bored in this one with Saints getting stronger as the game went on leaving most present hopeful for the season ahead. Mark Hughes surprised a few people with his team selection, Jack Stephens coming in ahead of Jan Bedarek and Yoshida as the right sided player in a back three with Yoshida not even making the bench.
Danny Ings: Southampton's style suits me Following his deadline-day move from Liverpool, Ings came on as a second-half substitute during Sunday's goalless draw at home to one of his former clubs, Burnley. Ings left the Clarets to join Liverpool in 2015 but struggled to get into their team following a long period out due to injury.
The Ugly Inside TV ! 2018/19 Burnely Game Fans Reaction - Southampton News Saints fans were ready to give their opinions after an opening game draw against Burnley, do you agree with them ? Get two free £10 bets on Everton v Southampton by opening a new account at William Hill. Place an initial bet of a minimum of £10 and William Hill will give you two £10 bets.
Hughes: Summer signings acquitted themselves well Saints boss' delighted with Premier League debutants.
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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action Guendouzi is one of Arsenal’s few reasons to be cheerful, Naby Keïta is a thrilling talent no matter whose shirt he’s wearing, and Richarlison already looks worth the money.
Ings keen to embrace Saints' style Striker wants to adapt quickly to new teammates.
Monday Morning Briefing: August 13th Catch up on all the latest at Southampton Football Club.
90 in 90: Saints 0-0 Burnley Check out our quick-fire highlights from St Mary's.
Saints 0-0 Burnley Watch the pick of the action from St Mary's.
Danny Ings provides the spark after coming on for Southampton debut The water bottle that took a mid-match kicking on the touchline will disagree but Mark Hughes said he was satisfied by Southampton’s season-opening stalemate against Burnley.
The Dozen: the weekend’s best Premier League photos Your weekend round-up of the best photography from England’s top flight.
All the summer signings rated from Sunday's Premier League fixtures Naby Keita, Jack Wilshere, Danny Ings, Joe Hart, Matteo Guendouzi and Riyad Mahrez were among a host of stars to make debuts for their new clubs on a busy Sunday of Premier League action.
Gallery: Saints' Premier League opener View the best of the images from the clash with Burnley.
Arsenal 0-2 Manchester City: Player Ratings Manchester City got their Premier League season off right from where they left it. They defeated Arsenal who were playing their first competitive game without Arsene Wenger since 1996. City took the lead in the 14th minute when Raheem Sterling cut inside and then got beyond two players, before rifling a shot home from 20 yards out.
Mark Hughes vents frustration after opening day draw against Burnley Mark Hughes booted a water bottle in frustration as Southampton opened the Premier League season with a 0-0 draw against Burnley on Sunday.
Southampton 0 Burnley 0 The Clarets got their first Premier League point on the board but will wonder how it wasn't three after an hour-long siege of St Mary's. View a Printer Friendly version of this Story.
Player ratings for Southampton v Burnley Southampton 0 v 0 BurnleyBarclays Premier LeagueSunday, 12th August 2018 Kick-off 13:30.
Ings hails "fantastic" ovation Debutant grateful for warm welcome from his new supporters.
Video: Ings reflects on special debut Saints' new striker on making his bow for his hometown club.
Southampton 0-0 Burnley Clarets boss Sean Dyche handed goalkeeper Joe Hart his first Premier League start for the club, while Mark Hughes named two new signings in his starting eleven. Defender Jannik Vestergaard and Stuart Armstrong started from the off and the former had plenty of work to do in the first half as Burnley tried to open the scoring.
Report: Saints 0-0 Burnley Mark Hughes's men held despite dominating.
Hughes reflects on Burnley draw Saints boss on dominant second-half.
Joe Hart keeps second consecutive clean sheet in St Mary's stalemate KIERAN GILL AT ST MARY'S: Goalkeepers Joe Hart and Alex McCarthy starred between the sticks as Southampton and Burnley played out a 0-0 draw at St Mary's on Sunday.
Joe Hart clean sheet helps Burnley hold off Southampton surge Southampton and Burnley contest the first goalless draw of the Premier League season.
Southampton v Burnley Match Report, 8/12/18 Southampton produced a toothless display as they stuttered to a 0-0 draw at home to Burnley in their opening game of the 2018-19 Premier League season on Sunday.
Southampton vs Burnley live stream: Watch online & second half updates - Southampton FC August 12, 2018. Heaton is back after his calf injury but he has to settle for a place on the bench. Hart makes his PL debut. Gibson is named among the subs, however, another new signing - Matej Vydra - will play in a behind-closed-friendly tomorrow to build fitness.#twitterclarets.
Liverpool vs West Ham, LIVE: Plus Southampton vs Burnley Following a strong end to the previous season, Liverpool will look to get off to a winning start as they host West Ham United in one of two games kicking off at 1.30pm. Follow the action here.
Burnley Game Almost Sold Out - Southampton News Saints have announced that there are only limited tickets available for the visit of Burnley this afternoon.
Inside the mind of the boss Feature-length interview in SAINTS gets to know the manager on a deeper level.
How Liverpool should lineup vs West Ham United Liverpool take on West Ham United in their first game of the 2018/19 Premier League season. The two sides were very active in the transfer window and brought in some exciting talents. The Reds signed five players viz Naby Keita, Fabinho, Xherdan Shaqiri, Alisson Becker and Isaac Christie-Davies.
Southampton hopeful of major net contribution from Danny Ings After Saints struggled for goals last season Mark Hughes has signed the striker from Liverpool to reunite him with his former Burnley teammate Charlie Austin.
Southampton vs Burnley betting tips: Premier League preview & prediction Both sides have made some decent signings in the summer transfer window but will it be enough to make the difference this season? The two teams had differing emotions last season as Burnley had the best season it has had in recent history, and Southampton suffered one of the worst.
Hughes urges Saints to make fans proud Manager wants team to excite supporters.
Southampton vs Burnley: Live stream, what TV channel, team news and kick-off time for Premier League Sean Dyche's men finished a fantastic seventh last season - it will take something to repeat that but his proverbially settled teams always seem to punch above their weight. Joe Hart would seem to be the answer to a goalkeeping crisis which sees England squad men Tom Heaton and Nick Pope both on the injured list.
SAINTS: Burnley programme on sale now Get to know what makes the boss tick in a feature-length interview.
Huddersfield Town 0-3 Chelsea: Player Ratings Chelsea produced a dominant performance to win 3-0 at Huddersfield Town. The Blues opened their account in the 34th minute thanks to a goal from the most unlikely source - N'Golo Kante. The Frenchman's dream run continues as he pounced on a Willian cross and volleyed it in over Hamer.
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Saints V Burnley The Preview - Southampton News It's the opening weekend of the Premier League season and Saints are looking for something that is usually extremely rare, an opening day victory ! Forget all that happened last season, forget all that happened in pre season, that counts for nothing now, all that matters is what happens at St Mary's against Burnley.
The Ugly Inside TV ! Burnley Match Build Up Show - Southampton News We take a look at the talking points ahead of the visit of Burnley for the 2018/19 Premier League opening fixture. Get two free £10 bets on Southampton v Burnley by opening a new account at William Hill. Place an initial bet of a minimum of £10 and William Hill will give you two £10 bets.
Hughes open to Forster exit The 30-year-old fell down the pecking order at St Mary's last season and he looks set to be without much gametime in 2018-19. Alex McCarthy spent the second half of last term as Southampton's number one and new arrival Angus Gunn is expected to assume the number two role.
Foreign move an option for Forster as Hughes talks up Danny Ings Fraser Forster could be allowed to leave Southampton on loan after becoming "frustrated" with his lack of first-team opportunities. Forster lost Saints' number one shirt to Alex McCarthy last season and has slipped to third choice following the summer arrival of Angus Gunn.
Time To Be Proud Of Southampton Football Club ! - Southampton News Over the last couple of years there has been a lot of negativity surrounding Southampton Football Club in the fan base, it's time to give the club a chance.
Hughes: Tough times have brought us closer The boss preaches togetherness on the eve of the new season.
Video: Hughes set for new season Watch our feature interview with the manager on the eve of the new campaign.
Press Conference : Hughes on new season Watch as the boss speaks with the written media.
Manchester United 2-1 Leicester City: Player Ratings Paul Pogba, the Manchester United captain tonight, ran the show as they beat Leicester City to get their Premier League campaign off to a winning start. United were given a huge boost when Daniel Amartey handled Alexis Sanchez's deflected shot inside the box in the 2nd minute!
Mark Hughes believes Southampton have not taken risk with Danny Ings Mark Hughes denies Southampton have taken a risk in signing Danny Ings on loan from Liverpool despite the strikers’ run of knee injuries.
Manchester United 2-1 Leicester City: 3 Talking Points He was also bullied off the ball by Vardy and that almost resulted in a Leicester City goal. This performance of his has not done enough and Mourinho might start with Ashley Young once he is fit. Alexis Sanchez also had a nightmare on the pitch today.
Jurgen Klopp has a go at Sergio Ramos…yet again! Jurgen Klopp has been talking a lot about Sergio Ramos ever since defender's challenge injured Mohamed Salah in the UEFA Champions League final. Things seem to have cooled down after a few words were exchanged over the past couple of months.
Hart in line for Prem opener New signing Hart made his debut and kept a clean sheet in Thursday's Europa League draw at Basaksehir Istanbul but Tom Heaton has now recovered from a calf injury. Last season's number one Nick Pope is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after an operation on his dislocated shoulder.
Gallery: Danny Ings's first session as a Saint! Saints continue Burnley preparations.
Ings trains with his new Southampton team-mates for the first time Danny Ings has got stuck straight into life as a Southampton player, joining his new team-mates for training a day after moving from Liverpool.
Southampton v Burnley: match preview Southampton must push on from last season when they narrowly avoided relegation but face a tough task to beat Burnley.
10 key questions for the opening Premier League weekend Was it really 12 weeks ago that the Premier League packed away its bombast? The World Cup made it feel like football never left us, and suddenly the top-flight is back before we're properly prepared.
Southampton v Burnley Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Southampton and Burnley.
How Manchester United should lineup vs Leicester City The Premier League kicks off today with Manchester United hosting Leicester City at Old Trafford. The Red Devils finished 2nd last season and are looking to challenge Manchester City for the title this season.
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Liverpool and Man City to squeeze out Man United: Premier League odds BETTING GUIDE: Can anyone stop Man City? Liverpool look well-placed to give it a go while Man United need a big season from Alexis Sanchez. Here's our tips for the season and this weekend.
Mark Hughes is confident Southampton can see the best of Danny Ings Mark Hughes says Southampton are a perfect fit for deadline day signing Danny Ings, and the striker could make his debut against former club Burnley on Sunday.
Hughes weighing up Ings debut We'll see how he goes but he's certainly an option for me.' Ings could join fellow summer signings Angus Gunn, Jannik Vestergaard, Mohamed Elyounoussi and Stuart Armstrong in making their debuts against Burnley as Southampton seek to make a good start to the 2018/19 season after narrowly avoided relegation last term.
Ings: It's a big year for us New signing Danny Ings relishing working under Mark Hughes.
Premier League team news, odds and stats from every match this weekend Ahead of the opening round of matches in the Premier League, Sportsmail brings you the latest squad news, odds and stats on every top flight fixture as it breaks.
Southampton vs Burnley: Team news Ahead of this weekend's Premier League action, Sportsmail will be providing you with all you need to know about every fixture, with team news, provisional squads, betting odds and Opta stats.
Ings And Cedric In Contention For Burnley Game - Southampton News Danny Ings is very much in contention for a place against his old club Burnley on Sunday according to Saints boss Mark Hughes who has given the media an update on his squad.
OFFICIAL - Southampton sign Danny INGS from Liverpool Southampton announced having signed English forward Danny Ings from Liverpool. Former Burnley hitman joins Saints as a loanee, ahead of a mandatory buy-back signing. Source: transfermarketweb.com.
Best Bets of the Weekend: Premier League Matchday 1 The Premier League is back, and we've trawled the markets for our best bets of the opening weekend, including a 25/1 acca.
The Prediction League Now Open - Southampton News Once again the Ugly Inside Prediction League is open for business ahead of the seasons opened against Burnley, its easy to enter and even easier to take part in each week.
Ings in contention for Premier League opener Mark Hughes delivers his team news for Sunday’s Premier League clash with Burnley.
Premier League: 10 things to look out for on the opening weekend Manchester United and Leicester under pressure to start well, Emery’s formidable opening task, heightened ambitions for Brighton and Wolves.
Press Conference : Hughes previews opener Watch the manager preview the clash with Burnley.
TheUgly Inside TV ! Transfer Talk - Danny Ings Signs - Southampton News Freddie takes a look at the signing of Danny Ings on a season long loan from Liverpool and whether it is a good deal for Saints. Get two free £10 bets on Southampton v Burnley by opening a new account at William Hill. Place an initial bet of a minimum of £10 and William Hill will give you two £10 bets.
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Hughes expresses delight as Saints win Ings race An agreement has been struck between the clubs for the move to become permanent at the end of the season. It is understood that the Saints will pay £18million up front with a further £2m due based on the number of appearances he makes while the Reds will also receive 20 per cent of any sell-on fee.
Transfer deadline day lowdown: Premier League clubs spend £128m Thirteen of England's 20 top-flight clubs added to their squads, including Fulham who made five new additions and became the first promoted side to spend more than £100m in their first transfer window.
Jurgen Klopp Pays Tribute To Danny Ings - Southampton News Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has issued a heartfelt tribute to Danny Ings as he heads South to join Saints. Jurgen Klopp is a man who many football fans either love or hate, but it can't be denied he is a man who wears his heart on his sleeve and football would be a better place if there more characters in the game like him.
Premier League predictions: Lawro v Inbetweeners star Joe Thomas on opening weekend Mark Lawrenson takes on Inbetweeners star Joe Thomas on the opening weekend of the Premier League season.
Summer transfer window verdict: how every Premier League club fared Arsenal, West Ham and Wolves were busy, Everton and Fulham left it late, Manchester United fell short and Spurs didn’t bother.
Southampton sign Liverpool's Danny Ings on initial loan with obligation to buy Ings will spend the 2018-19 campaign on loan at Southampton before a £20 million transfer kicks in on July 1, 2019, a source has told ESPN FC. The source added that the fee will include £18m guaranteed with a further £2m in add-ons based on appearances.
Good Transfer Window For Saints - Southampton News After the signing of Danny Ings on a season long loan with an option to buy at the end of the season it can be considered a good window for Saints.
Official: Danny Ings Joins Southampton On Season-Long Loan Ahead Of £20m Permanent Deal It may have dragged on past the deadline, but Danny Ings has now officially completed his transfer from Liverpool to Southampton, the club that released him as a schoolboy many moons ago.
Ings Southampton transfer: Liverpool's Klopp parting message The striker struggled with injuries in his time at Anfield and has now sealed a late move to Southampton on an initial season-long loan that is expected to become permanent, according to the Liverpool Echo.
Southampton sign Liverpool's Ings on initial loan with obligation to buy ESPN FC's Craig Burley appreciates what Liverpool did in the summer transfer window, but feels Man United were disappointing. Southampton have completed the signing of Liverpool's Danny Ings from on an initial season-long loan with an obligation to buy the striker on a permanent deal.
Transfer news: Liverpool's Danny Ings joins Southampton on loan Southampton sign Liverpool striker Danny Ings on a season-long loan.
Liverpool striker Danny Ings has joined Southampton on an initial 12-month loan deal. Liverpool striker Danny Ings has joined Southampton on an initial 12-month loan deal which will become permanent deal next summer. The deal will cost Saints £20million and Ings will be under contract until 2022. Southampton boss Mark Hughes says Ings, 26, will "have a point to prove" on the south coast after his time at Liverpool.
Southampton adds Liverpool striker Danny Ings Saints snuck the signing of Ings inside the transfer deadline. Here's Southampton boss Mark Hughes, via a club press release:. It's a smart risk with a potential high reward for Hughes and Co. Follow @NicholasMendola. Here's the complete list of Premier League summer ins and outs and all 20 clubs, courtesy PremierLeague.com.
Southampton finally sign Danny Ings after Crystal Palace prefer Jordan Ayew Southampton have initially loaned the Liverpool forward Danny Ings for a year after Crystal Palace, who had been linked with the player, instead brought in Jordan Ayew from Swansea.
Saints Announce Danny Ings Signing - Southampton News Saints have officially announced the signing of Danny Ings on a season long loan from Liverpool. Saints have issued the following press release. Southampton Football Club is delighted to announce it has completed the deadline-day signing of Liverpool striker Danny Ings.
Danny Ings completes move to Southampton Log in now, or register to access a range of FREE benefits including videos and exclusive competitions. No thanks Yes, please! The switch was concluded prior to Thursday's deadline. Ings originally arrived at Liverpool from Burnley in June 2015 and made 25 appearances for the club, scoring four goals.
Saints Lodge Paperwork For Danny Ings Loan Deal - Southampton News Saints agreed a late deal with Liverpool to take striker Danny Ings ona season long loan, however they only have till 7pm to complete the deal.
Danny Ings set to join Southampton from Liverpool on loan Danny Ings is set to complete a late deadline day loan move to Southampton from Liverpool with a view to make it a permanent deal next summer.
Southampton swoop late to bring in Liverpool star on loan Southampton have reportedly completed a late deadline day swoop for Liverpool striker Danny Ings, who is said to have joined the club on a season-long loan. England international Ings has been told he can leave Liverpool by Jurgen Klopp, who was looking for around £20million for the striker.
Liverpool transfer news LIVE - Southampton make late Ings move, Walker on Reds spending, Palace's Origi bid The transfer window closes with with a whimper for the Reds and in truth, that is probably for the best, even if excitement is a bit thin on the ground for supporters. A really successful summer of incomings there for Liverpool. Now they have a few weeks to try and trim their bloated squad.
2018/19 Premier League betting tips: Title, top scorer and relegation Check out our best betting tips for the new Premier League season, with 40/1, 16/1 and 12/1 shots among those on offer… The problem in this season's Premier League title betting is that Manchester City are, for very understandable reasons, prohibitively short favourites.
Southampton prepared to cash in on £15m midfielder Having completed the majority of their transfer business earlier in the window, the Saints are focusing on trimming their squad before Thursday's 5pm deadline. Ward-Prowse looks as though he will be the big-name departure from St Mary's, with reports indicating Burnley have had a £15million bid accepted for the 23-year-old.
Never Minds The Transfers Here's The Free Ice Creams ! - Southampton News Forget the headline, life has to go on regardless of Saints deadline day events, but there is free ice cream on Saturday for Saints supporters courtesy of Virgin Media.
Montoya closing in on Premier League switch Former Spain Under-23 international Montoya has been at the Mestalla since joining from Barcelona in 2016 and he has established himself as a regular first-team fixture, making 54 La Liga appearances and scoring two goals.
Why I haven't renewed my Southampton season ticket Southampton Football Club has been a pillar of my existence since I was a child. Supporting Saints isn't just a part of my identity - it's a part of my way of life and an intrinsic aspect of my relationship with my father.
Saints Being Linked With All And Sundry But Will Any Get Over The Line - Southampton News Saints are being linked with around half a dozen possible transfer targets, but by 5pm this evening will any of them actually be Saints players.
Fans from all 20 Premier League clubs share their deadline day requests Manchester United need a defender, Southampton want a striker and Newcastle should swap Ashley for Staveley.
EXCLUSIVE: Southampton demand even larger fee for Fulham Targett Southampton are demanding £20million for Matt Targett, after rejecting two bids from Fulham on Wednesday for the left-back, TEAMtalk can exclusively reveal. The Cottagers want to bring Targett back to south-west London, after seeing him end last season on loan at the club.
TEAMtalk's transfer deadline day live blog: Alderweireld, Courtois, Fekir Follow along live as TEAMtalk brings you news of all the done deals, latest transfer rumours and the best of Twitter on the Premier League's transfer deadline day. 9.03am:. 9am: ⭐EXCLUSIVE ⭐ Southampton have demanded an even larger fee for Fulham target, Matt Targett.
Transfer deadline day LIVE: Jose Mourinho running out of time Transfer deadline day is here - for Premier League teams, anyway. Follow all the latest shocks and surprises throughout what promises to be a frantic day with Sportsmail.
Free ice cream at Burnley – thanks to Virgin Media You're in for a treat if you're heading to Saints' Premier League opener.
Tactical Watch: Burnley Get some tactical insight on Saints' first opponents.
Watch: Ings on his homecoming Danny Ings speaks after joining Southampton.
Ings's delight at Saints homecoming Danny Ings on deadline day move to St Mary's.
Saints complete Ings deal Striker Danny Ings joins on a season-long loan from Liverpool.
Saints to hold open training session Meet the players and watch them in action this month.
TEAMtalk can reveal Fulham have made new £14million bid for Matt Targett TEAMtalk can reveal Fulham have made new £14million bid for Southampton defender Matt Targett. Fulham, who have already added Jean-Michael Seri, Fabri, Andre Schurrle, Aleksandar Mitrovic and Alfie Mawson to their squad, but they are intent on adding 22-year-old left-back.
Yoshida confident of Saints improvement The Saints only narrowly avoided dropping out of the Premier League last term, as they ended the campaign 17th in the table and just three points clear of the relegation zone.
Premier League 2018-19 preview No 16: Southampton - Ben Fisher A rare close season during which the manager did not change has not altered the outlook for Southampton, who really have to improve their abysmal home form.
Gunn - Saints will me improve The 22-year-old joined the Saints from Manchester City last month and looks set to battle it out with Alex McCarthy to be the club's number one, with Fraser Forster linked with Besiktas. Following a successful loan last term at Norwich, Gunn wanted a more permanent arrangement and could not turn down a switch to St Mary's.
Some Southampton fans react to James Ward-Prowse reports Southampton have reportedly received a bid from Watford for midfielder James Ward-Prowse. A number of Southampton fans have taken to Twitter to comment on reports emerging from The Sun this week which have suggested that Watford have made a £10 million bid for James Ward-Prowse.
Is It Time For James Ward Prowse To Leave St Mary's - Southampton News Watford have allegedly tabled a £10 million bid for James Ward Prowse, the question is whether it's time for the midfielder to move on.
McQueen Set For Bristol City - Southampton News Saints look likely to sell Sam McQueen to Bristol City imminently as was predicted earlier in the transfer window. Sam McQueen was linked to Bristol City a couple of months back but then everything went quiet, the reason being that the Robins would only need McQueen should they sell their highly rated left back Joe Bryan.
Premier League 2018-19: BBC Sport pundits pick champions and top four More than 20 BBC pundits predict who will win the Premier League title and who will finish in the top four.
Watford offer £10m for Southampton midfielder James Ward-Prowse Watford have made a £10million offer for Southampton midfielder James Ward-Prowse. It is understood that the Hornets would like to bolster their midfield ahead of the new season.
Gallery: Saints building up to Burnley Action shots from Staplewood as the Premier League kick-off draws closer.
Chelsea fixture moved for TV coverage Saints home meeting with the Blues switched to Sunday.
Chelsea Home Game Moved For TV - Southampton News Saints have had their home game against Chelsea moved for TV coverage, meaning that out of the first 4 home games only one will be played on a Saturday. Saints game against Chelsea will now be played on Sunday October 6th with a 2.15pm kick off and will be broadcast live on Sky sports being moved from the previous day.
Burnley Tickets Selling Fast - Southampton News Amazingly the game against Burnley on Sunday could be sold out in the home areas with only a thousand or so still available.
Besiktas linked with raid on Saints for custodian Forster The 30-year-old is being made available for transfer by Saints boss Mark Hughes after he replaced him with Alex McCarthy in the second half of last season. Angus Gunn has arrived this summer from Manchester City so Forster is expected to drop down to third-choice goalkeeper if he stays at St Mary's.
Cedric will face Clarets 'if it's right for Saints' - Hughes The Saints boss is formulating his team plans ahead of the Premier League curtain-raiser against the Clarets at St Mary's on Sunday and question marks have been raised about Cedric's involvement due to his lack of pre-season with the Saints.
Cedric Could Play Against Burnley Despite Illness - Southampton News Cedric Soares has yet to return to training after an illness last week, but Mark Hughes will have no issues with playing him against Burnley.
Is The Daily Echo That Short For Saints News ! - Southampton News In recent years staffing cuts at the Daily Echo have meant that increasingly they have relied on what are essentially letters from readers to be published as news stories on their website, but today's offering hit an all time low.
The Ugly Inside TV ! 2018/19 Season Preview - Southampton News Freddie and Clive give their opinions on Saints chances this coming year ahead of the season's opener against Burnley on Sunday, see what they say and give us your opinion in the comments section below. Get two free £10 bets on Southampton v Burnley by opening a new account at William Hill.
Man United the luckiest team in 2017-18, reveals study Jose Mourinho's complaints over Manchester United's misfortune have been silenced by a study which concludes they were one of the luckiest Premier League teams last season.
Southampton fans slate Mario Lemina's performance amid West Ham links Southampton lost 3-0 to Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday. Southampton's pre-season preparations took a hit on Saturday afternoon as they were beaten 3-0 by Bundesliga side Borussia Monchengladbach at Saint Mary's Stadium.
Late Deal For Striker On Saints Radar - Southampton News According to the media Saints might be about to do some late business in the transfer window and bring in a striker. The Mirror is reporting that Saints might swoop to bring in Paco Alcacer to St Mary'sfrom Barcelona, although it could be a loan deal rather than a permanent move.
Transfer news RECAP: All the latest from the Premier League and Europe Premier League clubs are facing a last-minute panic as they aim to complete their transfer dealings before the season starts on Friday. Sportsmail brings you all the latest news and done deals.
Help At Hand For Travelling Fans Disrupted By Changes - Southampton News Fans who lose money after booking train tickets on early bird deals only to then lose money when the date or time of the fixture is changed may find salvation is at hand.
Saints Announce Fans Forum - Southampton News If you have had a moan about Ralph Krueger and Les Reed and are worried about the direction of the club, then here is your chance to ask them directly about your concerns. Saints have announced the first of a series of fans forums allowing supporters to meet with key members of the club and ask them questions.
Bundesliga bid could be coming for Saints midfielder Berliner Morgenpost claim Hertha have eyes on Hojbjerg, who has struggled to establish himself at St Mary's following a £12.8m move from Bayern Munich in 2016. The Denmark international made 19 Premier League starts and four substitute appearances last season, but that was not enough to win him a spot in his country's World Cup squad.
Crystal Palace tickets on general sale Secure tickets for Saints' trip to Selhurst Park.
Saints boss - further signings unlikely The Welshman is not hopeful of landing another signing to add to his Saints squad following the big-money purchases of Jannik Vestergaard and Mohamed Elyounoussi.
Premier League: Man City, Liverpool fight for title, Man United uncertainty under Mourinho The Premier League is back! A new season brings fresh optimism and hope for the campaign ahead - but how are the clubs shaping up? Here's all 20…
Your Monday morning briefing Catch up on everything from over the weekend.
Yoshida: We have to fight Defender says Saints must work hard to be ready for Premier League kick-off.
Peter Crouch's Premier League team-by-team guide 2018-19 The new Premier League season has finally arrived, and with it comes the hopes and expectations of many. Sportsmail's PETER CROUCH casts an expert eye over each team in the top flight division.
Hughes On Last Week Of Transfer Window ! - Southampton News Mark Hughes has spoken about the last week of the transfer window, although he did not rule out a new signing, he did not inspire confidence that a new face would be brought in.
Yoshida delighted to be back Defender determined to regain fitness quickly after World Cup exploits.
Saints V Borussia Monchengladbach The Verdict - Southampton News Saints went down to defeat to Borussia Monchengladbach in their final pre season friendly, disappointing yes, the crisis that some say no ! All through this pre season I have been saying that results mean nothing, it is all about Mark Hughes and his squad learning more about what is needed for the upcoming Premier League season.
Video: Yoshida on return to action Watch our interview with the Saints defender.
Hughes: We need the "real stuff" Boss confident competitive nature of league games will boost Saints.
Each club's summer business assessed ahead of the transfer deadline After Premier League clubs voted to shorten the transfer window, we look at which clubs have done their business already and who still have work to do ahead of it closing on Thursday August 9.
Gallery: Saints 0-3 Borussia The best images from the team's final friendly of pre-season.
Southampton 0-3 Monchengladbach: Sorry end to pre-season for Saints ALEX CROOK AT ST MARY'S: Mark Hughes watched his new-look Southampton side outclassed in their final warm-up game, then discovered he has lost out on his top transfer target.
Hughes: We've got to be better Boss admits Saints must improve after Mönchengladbach defeat.
Video: Hughes on loss to Borussia Watch the manager's reaction to the final friendly of the summer.
Saints 0-3 Borussia Watch back the key moments from St Mary's.
Saints beaten in final warm-up Mönchengladbach hit three goals without reply at St Mary's.
New image released of murdered Southampton schoolgirl Lucy McHugh A new photo has been released of murdered schoolgirl Lucy McHugh. The 13-year-old was found dead in woodland close to Southampton Sports Centre at 7:45am on Thursday 26 July. It's hoped the new picture, released by Lucy's family, will help jog people's memories of seeing ucy on the day she went missing.
Saints V Borussia Monchengladbach The Preview - Southampton News Saints play their final friendly of the pre season at St Mary's, but what will this game tell Mark Hughes and will it be a pointer to the coming season.
20 up for Saints! We are one week away from the new Premier League season, the 27th of it's kind since the financial revolution surrounding the 'people's' game changed football forever. It also happens to be the 20th Premier League campaign for Southampton Football Club.
Third kit on sale now! Get your hands on the latest Under Armour shirt for 2018/19.
Gallery: Saints prepare for final friendly View the best images from training ahead of Mönchengladbach clash.
Police investigating murder of Lucy McHugh, 13, to launch appeals at Southampton FC and Hampshire Cricket matches this weekend A force spokesman said: 'Leaflets will be handed out at the Hampshire cricket fixture at the Ageas Bowl tonight and the Saints friendly at St Mary's tomorrow.
Appeals over Lucy McHugh murder made at sporting events in Southampton "Messages will also be displayed on the grounds' big screens as we continue to appeal for information about the 13-year-old's death in Southampton." Detective Superintendent Paul Barton said: "We have already been contacted by over 100 members of the public with information.
Saints still have work to do says Hughes Hughes feels his side have performed well in the build-up to the new Premier League season but stressed they have more work ahead of them before their opener at home to Burnley on August 12.
Vestergaard relishing German reunion Dane excited to see old friends as Saints host Mönchengladbach.
Lille ace on Saints radar Along with Saints, Italian giants Napoli have also been credited with a interest but Tuttomercatoweb are suggesting Southampton are at the front of the queue for his signature.
The 'glamour' friendlies involving Premier League sides this weekend There is only one full weekend of friendlies left until the Premier League kicks off, but some of them you might actually want to watch this weekend, with Bayern facing Manchester United.
Hughes: Hard work still to be done Saints boss on Mönchengladbach friendly.
Video: Hughes previews Mönchengladbach Mark Hughes looks ahead to final friendly.
Saints Looking To Hijack Napoli Target ! - Southampton News According to some areas of the media Saints are looking to spend big on a right back, but why would they do that whilst Cedric Soares is at the club.
Bowen expects Saints to make their Mark The Saints began pre-season with a trip to China and are currently in France, as Mark Hughes looks to hone his side's approach ahead of the new campaign. Hughes arrived at St Mary's in March and did enough to earn a new contract after keeping the club in the top flight.
Barcelona set to complete another shock hijack deal Barcelona have agreed a deal with Bayern Munich for Arturo Vidal according to SPORT. The Chilean midfielder was all set to join Inter. Milan but the Catalan side have made a stunning last minute move and signed him. The Spanish publication claims that the two sides have agreed a €30 million fee for the 31-year-old midfielder.
Niedzwiecki and Bowen on pre-season Saints assistants praise players and club’s pre-season application.
Saints V Celta Vigo The Verdict - Southampton News Saints came from two goals down at the break to win the game but what can we take from this performance ? Saints dominated the game for most of the 90 minutes but found themselves a goal down with Celta Vigo's first real attack of the game, a wonder goal from distance into the top corner leaving Alex McCarthy no chance.
Video: Hughes's Celta Vigo reaction Watch in full as the manager gives his reaction to another pre-season success.
Clarets yet to make their move in Forster loan deal link Clarets boss Sean Dyche had reportedly lined up a possible loan swoop for 30-year-old Forster after losing first-choice keeper Nick Pope to the dislocated shoulder suffered in last Thursday's Europa League qualifying second-round, first-leg draw at Aberdeen.
Video: Armstrong on first Saints goal Midfielder speaks after opening his Saints account.
Armstrong's home debut delight Scot reflects on first Saints goal in comeback victory.
Watch ex-Celtic star Stuart Armstrong score his first goal for Southampton as Saints fans rave about 'bargain' £7m signing SOUTHAMPTON fans are raving about Stuart Armstrong after the ex-Celtic star scored his first goal for the club. Armstrong moved to the Premier League side earlier this summer in a £7million deal. And the midfielder has made an instant impression at St Mary's, producing a number of impressive performances throughout pre-season.
Southampton 3-2 Celta Vigo: Elyounoussi scores 90th minute winner Southampton fought back to secure a thrilling pre-season victory against Celta Vigo from two goals down. Mohamed Elyounoussi scored the winner in the 90th minute.
Saints see off Celta Vigo A second half comeback gives Saints success at St Mary's.
Hughes pleased with fighting spirit Manager praises gritty Saints for comeback victory over Celta Vigo.
Video: Southampton Fans Rave About Stuart Armstrong After First Goal Stuart Armstrong continues to impress his new employers in England after moving to Southampton, and he managed to score his first goal for the club in a friendly win this evening.
Live: Saints vs RC Celta Watch live as Saints take on La Liga opposition at St Mary's.
SAINTS: Pre-season double-header on sale tonight Pick up issue one of the matchday programme from St Mary's.
The Premier League's rising stars: Meet kids looking to improve While the clubs of the Premier League have spent millions assembling competitive squads this summer, each also has a band of young hopefuls hoping to make a name for themselves.
A transfer target for each Premier League club before the window closes With one week to go before the transfer window closes on 9 August, who should the 20 Premier League clubs sign?
Saints duo tipped to start in Celta clash Injury will prevent Saints' Moroccan forward, who has joined the Spanish outfit on a season-long loan deal, from making a quick return to St Mary's. Boufal is eligible to play against his parent club in the friendly but twisted his ankle in training last week and Celta say the problem is set to rule him out for eight to ten days.
Cedric And Yoshida Return To Saints Action Tonight - Southampton News Saints will give game time to both Cedric Soares and Maya Yoshida after their return to the squad following their exploits in Russia in the World Cup.
Video: Hughes previews Celta Watch our interview with the manager ahead of Wednesday's game.
Hughes wants Saints sharpness Boss keen to see quickness of thought as Saints return to St Mary's.
Southampton to battle it out for Blues midfielder The 28-year-old joined the Stamford Bridge outfit last summer for £35million but struggled to force his way into Antonio Conte's plans. Drinkwater made just 12 Premier League appearances, scoring once, and has been heavily tipped for an exit this summer.
Targett price set at £15m Swansea's Alfie Mawson is set to join Fulham and the report suggests the capital club will then focus their attention on securing the services of Targett as they seek to establish themselves in England's top division.