Vital Football

Latest Southampton FC News

Ready For Big Battle

Ready For Big Battle

Mauricio Pochettino has said that he believes the players are ready for the big battle we'll face against Sunderland.

Speaking to saintsfc ahead of the game, Pochettino said that the players were more than aware a victory would secure our Premiership status.

'They've reacted well (to Spurs). They're aware that they performed a lot better than in the game against West Bromwich, and we've trained well, prepared well for the game and we're in the right state of mind mentally to play this weekend.'

Pochettino admits it's a huge game for both parties as Sunderland need the points just as much as we do.

As for team selections, Emmanuel Mayuka was granted compassionate leave to return to Zambia earlier in the week following the death of his father, and the club will assess him on his return.

There are also doubts about Morgan Schneiderlin and Maya Yoshida.

Vital Saints on: facebook

Vital Saints on: twitter

Join Vital Saints

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Vital Saint
Date:Saturday May 11 2013
Time: 7:30PM

Comments

0
Have a feeling that Sunderland will throw everything they have at us from the start.
SFC Forever
12/05/2013 10:23:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Southampton Articles

Stats: Southampton v West Ham

All the stats from Southampton (3) vs (2) West Ham, St Mary's Stadium, 19/8/17 Att: 31,424

Southampton v West Ham - Team Sheets - 19-8-17

Southampton are at St Mary's with West Ham the visitors for the latest Premier League game.

Southampton v West Ham - Follow On Twitter - 19-8-17

Southampton are at St Mary's with West Ham the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Pellegrino - Our Progress Will Continue

Manager Mauricio Pellegrino has welcomed the takeover of Southampton and he believes our progress will continue under our new Chinese owners.

Archived Vital Saints Articles

Vital Saints articles from

Site Journalists

SFC Forever
no email
Profile
Vital Saint
Editor email
Profile
Matt Gardner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

West Ham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Forster0%
Soares0%
Stephens0%
Yoshida0%
Bertrand0%
Romeu0%
Lemina0%
Tadic0%
Davis0%
Redmond0%
Gabbiadini0%
Sub - Ward-Prowse0%
Sub - Long0%
Sub - Austin0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Southampton Results (view all)

Southampton Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League