It’s been a big week for Southampton fans in the Transfer Tavern as they prepare for the EFL cup final at Wembley…
However, although it would be nice for Claude Puel to win a trophy during his first season in charge of the South Coast club, Saints fans in the Transfer Tavern are more interested in whether the Frenchman can stop an exodus happening in the summer – something that has occurred far too regularly for their liking since returning to the Premier League.
Our landlord, as usual, has had his say on the matter and put his opinions in pure black and white for Southampton fans; the club simply do not have the status to keep their best players and are resigned to losing them on an almost annual basis.
Inevitably, this has sparked some ugly scenes in the Transfer Tavern, as well as a large debate over which players would actually make a better career for themselves away from St Mary’s by attracting interest from other clubs.
Here are TWO of the most popular names who will surely be in demand this summer…
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