Southampton fans here in the Tavern are hoping that their side can ensure survival this season, as the Virgil Van Dijk money is still waiting to be spent on possible additions.
The Saints fans headed into this season full of high hopes having learnt that they’d be under the guidance of Mauricio Pellegrino, but the Argentine’s reign hasn’t been as successful as he’d like with him leading Southampton towards a possible exit from the Premier League. And, the January transfer window only went to further extend their worries, as Guido Carillo was the only notable signing made by the club after pocketing £75 million from the sale of the world’s most expensive defender.
However, it wasn’t the lack of trying that halted the progress of transfer developments involving the Saints, as highly-rated Dutch winger Quincy Promes was heavily linked with a move to St Mary’s. But, after receiving news of a failed £25 million bid for the Spartak Moscow player as time was running out, it’s now made for Southampton to be hopeful of landing him in the summer instead.
A player that’s attracted the attention of Liverpool over the past year, and a promising individual that could have a huge say in the future of the Saints should they manage to avoid relegation this season.
But with out further do, here’s a look at TWO other players who could follow the winger to St Mary’s in the summer…
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