Southampton captain Jose Fonte, who has been subject to interest from Manchester United, is set to stay at the club following talks with chairman Ralph Krueger. (Metro)
Seeded in pot three for today’s Europa League draw in Monaco, the Saints will learn their group stage opponents, which begin on 15 September. (Daily Echo)
Transfer prayers are set to be answered, as multiple reports believe Southampton has had a club record bid of £21.2m accepted by Lille for forward Sofiane Boufal. (Telegraph)
A trio of players — Nathan Redmond, James Ward-Prowse and Matt Targett — have been included in England Under-21 squad for European Championship qualifier against Norway on 6 September. (www.saintsfc.co.uk)
Manager Claude Puel announced during his Wednesday press conference that Jeremy Pied has picked un a knee injury, which could rule him out for a few weeks. (www.saintsfc.co.uk)
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