Vital Football

Latest Southampton FC News

Saints Stars Invited To Cherries Match

Saints Stars Invited To Cherries Match

The decision to invite them into the boardroom could be seen as a bit of mischief making with the Saints legends likely to come face-to-face with St Mary`s chairman Nicola Cortese.

Legendary ex-player Le Tissier and former manager McMenemy both received special awards when the club`s 125th anniversary was celebrated at the weekend.

However, neither of the two events - a gala dinner on Saturday and a tribute night at the Mayflower Theatre on Sunday - were recognised by the club`s current hierarchy.

The relationship between a number of popular Saints stalwarts and Nicola Cortese are said to have been strained from his arrival at St Mary`s in August 2009.

Eddie Mitchell first crossed paths with Cortese when the Cherries chairman claimed he had been banned from entering the Saints boardroom for the previous league meeting between the clubs in October.

Could this be his response or has Eddie got the best interests of all parties at heart.

Eddie Mitchell said when talking to the 'Echo' that he holds no grudges.

Adding, 'Everybody from Southampton will be welcome into our boardroom with open arms. We always provide hospitality for club officials and you can`t get a better host than Jeff Mostyn. He is the king of the hosts!'

I can see a very entertaining time ahead and that will not just be the football.



Vital Southampton is now available on both facebook and twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!



ital Southampton on: facebook



ital Southampton on: twitter



Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:SFC Forever
Date:Thursday February 17 2011
Time: 12:37PM

Comments

0
Oh would I like to have an invite to that meeting. Could be a case of two groups trying to stay calm, cool and aloof. Be nice though if all of them could pull together.
VSrednwhite
17/02/2011 13:40:00
0
Free publicity with the hope perhaps that Saints will add to the occasional bad vibes coming from us.
sfc4ghg
17/02/2011 21:19:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Southampton Articles

Yoshida Delighted With Goal

Defender Maya Yoshida has spoken of his delight at finding the net to give us victory over West Ham United at the weekend.

Duo Talk West Ham Win

Goalkeeper Fraser Forster and Virgil van Dijk were both interviewed following the weekend's game against West Ham United.

Koeman Credits The Defence

Manager Ronald Koeman has credited an 'outstanding defensive performance' in the victory over West Ham United at the weekend.

Koeman Gets Third Manager Of The Month Nod

Having been nominated for January's Manager of the Month Award, ahead of the game against West Ham at the weekend, the gaffer was handed...

Archived Vital Saints Articles

Vital Saints articles from

Site Journalists

SFC Forever
Profile
Vital Saint
Profile
Matt Gardner
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

West Ham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Forster29%
van Dijk55%
Fonte0%
Yoshida5%
Soares0%
Clasie11%
Wanyama0%
Bertrand0%
Mane0%
Pelle0%
Long0%
Sub - Romeu0%
Sub - Austin0%
Sub - Ward-Prowse0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Arsenal 25 14 6 5 48 17
4 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
5 Man Utd 25 11 8 6 41 10
6 West Ham 25 10 9 6 39 9
7 Southampton 25 10 7 8 37 9
8 Everton 25 8 11 6 35 12
9 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 33 0
11 Stoke 25 9 6 10 33 -7
12 Crystal Palace 25 9 5 11 32 -4
13 Chelsea 25 7 9 9 30 -2
14 WBA 25 7 8 10 29 -9
15 AFC Bournemouth 25 7 7 11 28 -12
16 Swansea 25 6 9 10 27 -9
17 Newcastle 25 6 6 13 24 -18
18 Norwich 25 6 5 14 23 -20
19 Sunderland 25 5 5 15 20 -19
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Southampton Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Swansea City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Chelsea (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 1 2016 7:45PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Sunderland (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : Stoke City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 19 2016 3:00PM : Liverpool (H)
Barclays Premier League

Recent Southampton Results (view all)