Southampton are flying at last.
After another summer of turmoil and departures threatening to throw their season off course before it had even begun and their fans here in the Transfer Tavern looking glum, things are looking up.
They’ve found some good form in the Premier League after a slow start and look like the side they were last season, which means Claude Puel deserves a lot of credit for what he’s done.
The Saints could have had a cricket score against Burnley at the weekend and they can now look forward to one of the biggest games in their history against Inter Milan in the Europa League with no fear.
Their participation in Europe has once again put the spotlight on squad depth and the Frenchman Puel needs to make sure he keeps everyone as fresh as he possibly can, with the decisions he makes.
Our landlord agrees, and reckons he’d be doing no harm in using these TWO as impact subs over the coming weeks…
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