Writer: SFC Forever
Date:Friday January 27 2012
The young centre back is currently enjoying his longest run of games in the first team, and hopes that his prolonged spell will continue by getting a win under the team's belt on Saturday at Millwall.
With Jos Hooiveldt now injured as well he could easily get selected and it is hoped that Jose Fonte can return to partner him, though it is not yet known whether Jose will be fit enough to start. This could leave the selection of our defence being left to the last minute.
There are a couple of options open to us if Jose is unavailable to start as Jack Cork has played in defence before. Danny Fox was moved across from left back when Jos suffered his injury in our game against Leicester and we also have a couple of highly rated youngsters who might get a call.
The former Eastleigh youngster has played five consecutive games which is his longest run of games so far for the Saints.Against Leicester he had probably his worst game for us but with the whole team looking out of sorts he can not be held to task over this.
He is looking forward to this game as it gives him a chance to help Saints gain another win in the cup. With players out with injury this could well be another really difficult game for us but Aaron is quite upbeat about our chances.
With Tadanari Lee soon to play Aaron says that he has been delighted by the way Lee has appeared to settle. He said that Lee looks lively and will work well feeding off of Rickie Lambert with him having speed of feet and mind.
He was also pleased to see the return of Jason Puncheon as he feels that Punch has plenty to offer the team and will add another option to our attacking instincts. He added that the team was pleased to welcome him back into the fold.
The mood appears good within the camp and I would be less worried if I knew that Jose was back to full fitness. With Aaron looking to help us keep a clean sheet and maybe nick a goal at the other end you have to admire the confidence.
Join Vital Southampton
It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!
Date:Friday January 27 2012
JRod Pleased With Pre Season Return (Thursday July 2 2015)
What Cars Do The Premiership Captains' Drive? (Thursday July 2 2015)
Infographic - Southampton Better Off Without Vlaar? (Thursday July 2 2015)
Clyne Completes Liverpool Transfer (Wednesday July 1 2015)
What a waste of time and money! - Saints release Osvaldo (Wednesday July 1 2015)
New Signings Are Already A Boost - Koeman (Wednesday July 1 2015)
Err.. The New Premier League Football... Ahem! (Wednesday July 1 2015)
Staggered Pre Season Start Suits Koeman (Tuesday June 30 2015)
Saints Begin Pre-Season Training (Monday June 29 2015)
RCD Espanyol Closes Out Pre Season (Friday June 26 2015)
|10. Man Utd||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|74% of Swans Say Get Britton a Coaching Role
» Swansea : 02/07/2015 20:40:01
|Rekik Completes Marseille Move
» Man City : 02/07/2015 20:00:00
|Trio Sign New Deals As Keeper Arrives
» Crystal Palace : 02/07/2015 19:50:01
|Maitland-Niles Heads To Ipswich
» Arsenal : 02/07/2015 19:37:01
|Hammers v FC Lusitans - Line-Ups
» West Ham : 02/07/2015 19:11:00