UK time is: 10:26:19
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Alex is a player that has quickly become a firm favourite of the Saints fans. With his direct approach and willingness to take on opponents he has shown a capability that is oh so rare.

Born on 15th August 1993 in Portsmouth he joined Southampton at the tender age of seven.

March 2nd saw Alex make his first team debut as a substitute, in the game that Saints won 5-0 against Huddersfield Town. This made him the second youngest player appearance maker behind Theo Walcott.

His first full start in a competitive game was in the match with Bournemouth in the first round of the League Cup. He scored the second and decisive goal to ensure our win.

As stated he was born in Portsmouth and is the son of former Pompey and England player Mark Chamberlain.

If Alex continues to develop as he is he has every chance of emulating his father and also becoming an international player.

Saints fans have not seen a great deal of him yet but yesterday when substituted by Dean Wilkins with Joseph Mills the ground reverberated to the loud uncompromising sound of booing.

This alone speaks volumes on how we the fans think he is progressing. Yesterday he was clearly the best player on the pitch wearing our white strip with the red sash.





Join Vital Saints





Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: SFC Forever Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday September 5 2010

Time: 9:12AM

Your Comments

There were two good points about yesterday. Alex and Aaron the two youngest players gave us hope for the future.
sfc4ghg
right now we need to worry more about the here and now and not the future. Lambert is not firing, Lallana is out for about 6 weeks, Barnard has two more games off. the team is not scoring fronm the dozens of chances and we are in a mess that only a bright forceful manager can sort. Alex will be a plus but not yet.
stellarnw
Alex is a find and we have more hopefully that will be coming through to bolster the squad.
VSrednwhite
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Southampton Articles

No Schneiderlin Transfer Request (Wednesday July 30 2014)

Taider Swap For Osvaldo? (Wednesday July 30 2014)

JRod & Schneiderlin Going No Where (Wednesday July 30 2014)

Southampton Confirm Chambers Move (Monday July 28 2014)

Wenger Confirms Chambers Capture? (Monday July 28 2014)

Chambers Set For Arsenal? (Saturday July 26 2014)

Bournemouth 0-1 Southampton (Saturday July 26 2014)

Archived Southampton Articles

List All Vital Saints Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Vital Saint 43
2. scootch 2
3. Wayne Beale 2
4. SteveBish 1
5. amc335 1
6. David Smith 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0
16. Stoke 0 0 0 0 0 0
17. Sunderland 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

AS Trencin v Hull: Team News
Hull City : 31/07/2014 10:23:00
Is Jose Telling the Truth?
Chelsea : 31/07/2014 10:22:00
Costa Continues to Impress
Chelsea : 31/07/2014 10:16:00
Chelsea Loan Update
Chelsea : 31/07/2014 10:03:00
Vitesse Arnhem 1 Chelsea 3
Chelsea : 31/07/2014 09:54:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man U MotM
Suggested By:  Vital Saint
Boruc 19%
Clyne 1%
Shaw 1%
Schneiderlin 3%
Fonte 3%
Lovren 5%
Cork 12%
Wanyama 7%
Lambert 32%
S Davis 5%
Lallana 9%
Sub - Gallagher 1%
Sub - Ward-Prowse 1%
Sub - Chambers 1%