Southampton

China firm scraps deal to buy Southampton stake

China stadium builder Lander Sports Development said Monday it had scrapped plans to buy a stake in English football club Southampton, blaming unspecified "policy" changes amid a Chinese government clampdown on overseas investments.

April 26, 2017
April 26, 2017

Half-ton Costa gives Chelsea breathing room

Diego Costa scores his 50th and 51st Premier League goals as Chelsea overcame spirited Southampton 4-2.

April 17, 2017
April 17, 2017

China firm scraps deal to buy Southampton stake

China stadium builder Lander Sports Development said Monday it had scrapped plans to buy a stake in English football club Southampton, blaming unspecified "policy" changes amid a Chinese government clampdown on overseas investments.

February 20, 2017
February 20, 2017

Saints, not Chelsea on Mourinho's mind

Jose Mourinho refused to dwell on the prospect of facing his former club Chelsea in the FA Cup quarter-finals after Manchester United negotiated a difficult fifth-round visit to Blackburn Rovers in a 2-1 victory.

January 26, 2017
January 26, 2017

Liverpool knocked out by Saints

Southampton reached the League Cup final for the first time since 1979 as Shane Long grabbed the goal that sealed a memorable 1-0 victory over Liverpool in the semi-final second leg on Wednesday.

December 27, 2016
December 27, 2016

Pochettino relishes Southampton return

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino returns to former club Southampton on Wednesday with a feeling of gratitude, but also a burning desire for a return to form on the road.

May 15, 2016
May 15, 2016

Koeman to fulfil Saints contract

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman has insisted he is determined to fulfill his contract after being linked with the vacancy at Premier League rivals Everton.

October 5, 2015
October 5, 2015

I’ll resign if players don’t want me: Mourinho

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says the only reason he would ever resign from his job at Stamford Bridge would be if he lost the trust of his players.

October 4, 2015
October 4, 2015

Mourinho losing control as Chelsea unable to stop slide

Jose Mourinho has lost control of Chelsea as their slide has him cornered, forced to defend himself and even answer questions about his own future as manager.

October 3, 2015
October 3, 2015

Never lost so many matches: Mourinho

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has said his side's difficult start to the season is the worst period in his career.

August 21, 2015
August 21, 2015

Ex-England bowler Tremlett retires

Former England fast bowler Chris Tremlett has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.