It’ll be a hectic summer window in the Football Transfer Tavern as clubs look to strengthen their squads ahead of the 2017/18 campaign, especially at Southampton.
The Saints have endured a lacklustre season with Claude Puel at the helm and it’s to no surprise that they are lingering in mid-table following the departure of Ronald Koeman – it is stability which they need, and that won’t occur with alternating managements.
One thing Puel has kept true to his word is continue to promote the constant promising talent coming out of the academy, something the club is proud of and never really dives too in-depth into the transfer window.
Supporters by-the-bar have been discussing potential arrivals at St. Mary’s in the coming months and their fee, whilst the transfer saga surrounding Virgil Van Djik continues, it is the attack and midfield that could do with bolstering.
The scouts should look up and down the country, as well as abroad, to search for the right signings that could, not only improve the squad, but fit in and become stars – here are the striker and midfielder Southampton need to acquire to strengthen the first-team…..