UK time is: 04:46:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Punch Wasn't Taking The Pee!

Mauricio Pochettino laughed off Jason Puncheon's ill timed toilet trip in the game against Everton, by saying players get nervous with a new manager.

The new gaffer was quoted in The Mirror as saying.

'I have only seen that happen once before in my career. But he was feeling a bit unstable and he had to rush to the loo. When there is a new manager, the players want to impress and sometimes nerves get the better of them!'

A sense of humour to boot.

Vital Saints on: facebook

Vital Saints on: twitter

Join Vital Saints

Join The Vital Debate




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: Vital Saint Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday January 22 2013

Time: 8:27PM

Your Comments

Or extracting the urine!! Listening to Pochettino he seemed to feel that it was almost forgivable. Signs of stress he reckons. I shall keep my thoughts to myself.
sfc4ghg
Well with Punch's history, you can forgive him for being a bit nervous really. Made up with those involved, was being relied on and now a new manager coming in with his own ideas must be unsettling.

It's that rare really if it happens I suppose you have to forgive it in many ways and just treat it as a giggle. A good level headed response from Poch though I thought.
vital saint
I agree. Thought he handled it well. Will probably get him some incontinence pads for the next game.
sfc4ghg
Mothercare will be pleased!
vital saint
It shows how much it matters when a player can be affected like that. Shows he cares.
sfc4ghg
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Southampton Articles

Mane Gets International Clearance (Thursday September 18 2014)

Koeman - Maintain Our Principles (Thursday September 18 2014)

Koeman Pleased With Aggression (Monday September 15 2014)

Stats: Southampton v Newcastle (Saturday September 13 2014)

Koeman Looking For Third Win (Friday September 12 2014)

Schneiderlin Remains Professional (Tuesday September 9 2014)

All About The Alderweireld (Sunday September 7 2014)

Willard Signs First Pro Deal (Friday September 5 2014)

White Hart Lane Trip Moved (Friday September 5 2014)

West Ham United v Southampton - 30/8/14 (Thursday September 4 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)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 4 4 0 0 9 12
2. Aston Villa 4 3 1 0 3 10
3. Swansea 4 3 0 1 3 9
4. Southampton 4 2 1 1 5 7
5. Man City 4 2 1 1 3 7
6. Spurs 4 2 1 1 2 7
7. Arsenal 4 1 3 0 1 6

Breaking League News

Everton put 4 past Wolfsburg
Everton : 18/09/2014 23:08:00
Everton : 18/09/2014 23:00:00
Berahino Looking For Striking Success
WBA : 18/09/2014 22:04:00
Gardner - We Won't Hide Against Spurs
WBA : 18/09/2014 21:44:00
Brunt Criticism Is Undeserved
WBA : 18/09/2014 21:38:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Newcastle MotM
Suggested By:  Vital Saint
Forster 0%
Fonte 0%
Bertrand 5%
Alderweireld 0%
Clyne 0%
Cork 35%
Schneiderlin 5%
S Davis 0%
Tadic 15%
Pelle 40%
Long 0%
Sub - Wanyama 0%
Sub - Ward-Prowse 0%