Tony Pulis is reportedly holding out for a move to the Premier League with either Southampton or West Ham, report The Sun (via Gazette Live).
Are the Southampton board stupid enough to turn to Pulis?
The ex-Stoke City boss allegedly turned down the chance to take over at Cardiff City after the Bluebirds sacked Neil Warnock last week, as he is not interested in working for a Championship club.
Pulis’ last role was at Middlesbrough but it was far from successful. The 61-year-old failed to achieve promotion during his two-season stint in the north east, and was relieved of his duties at the end of last season after the club failed to finish in the play-off places.
However, the Saints have confirmed that the Austrian’s job is safe and that he will not be replaced, making Pulis’ decision to wait for a move to the club seem a little pointless.
Here’s how some Southampton fans reacted to the news that Pulis was ‘keeping an eye’ on the current situation at St Mary’s:
— Mark Cottle (@markcottle17) November 18, 2019
I watch Love Island but that doesn’t mean I’ll ever be on it…
— DB (@DB_247) November 18, 2019
We’re not that bad ?…………..are we ?
— Jeff C (@jeffers249) November 18, 2019
— 🏴 WeMarchOn ™ 🏴 (@kelvinlegod) November 18, 2019
— Spencer Houghton (@SpencerHoughts) November 19, 2019
God help us! The grass isn’t always greener so let’s stick by RH, especially on game day!
— David Lapage (@DavidLapage) November 19, 2019
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