Southampton hopes to lump another defeat on Sparta Praha, who are without a win in their last 14 meetings against Premier League clubs. (Daily Echo)
Although former Arsenal midfielder Tomas Rosicky doesn’t expect to start against the Saints on Thursday. (Daily Echo)
West Brom’s technical director Nick Hammond confirmed Jay Rodriguez’s proposed loan move was nixed when the striker scored against Sunderland. (Birmingham Mail)
Southampton U23 winger Josh Sims has four goals and three assists in four Premier League 2 matches — is he close to a spot in the first-team? (HITC Sport)
Fox Sports handed out grades for Southampton’s defeat at Arsenal, naming Ryan Bertrand, Steven Davis and Dusan Tadic as standout players. (Fox Sports)
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Southampton has prepared a special 100-page edition of SAINTS for Sparta Praha’s visit to St Mary’s on Thursday.
It's a 100-page special edition of SAINTS for #SaintsFC's opening #UEL game. Order now at https://t.co/XeiIz7LoPJ! pic.twitter.com/z5LqZCU1Zo— Southampton FC (@SouthamptonFC) September 13, 2016
Lloyd Isgrove doesn’t look impressed, poor chap.
Go behind the scenes of #SaintsFC's 2016/17 team photoshoot, which took place at St Mary's this afternoon: https://t.co/UzEP8FMgYO— Southampton FC (@SouthamptonFC) September 13, 2016