For any Football League player, interest from Southampton must seem like winning the lottery with their record of being able to nurture talented individuals…
Though this often excites the Southampton fans in the Transfer Tavern, they also are accepting of the idea that they could lose their stars if bigger clubs with better finances come calling offering their players conditions that they, sadly, cannot match – examples in recent times include Adam Lallana and Sadio Mane.
With that being said, the Saints have always been able to rebuild their squad and this season has been no different with the South Coast side sitting pretty in the middle of the table.
Claude Puel has made a good fist of his first job in English football and although he endured a tricky festive period, our landlord fully expects him to dip into the transfer market with the Football League being a potential goldmine.
Here are 2 players more than capable of making the step up to the Premier League…
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