Southampton fans here in the Tavern feel like this could be their last season in the Premier League, as recent results haven’t offered up any hope for the Saints.
The decision to appoint Mauricio Pellegrino in the summer months could come back to bite the Saints, after enduring one of the most horrific campaigns in their Premier League history. Indeed, the Argentine’s decision-making has dragged Southampton down to the depths of despair, as anymore slip-ups could be costly from here on in.
Although, the club’s current position can also be pinned on the lack of quality that’s been shown in performances thus far, as opposing teams are finding it easy to get past a rather nervy Southampton defence. And, with a lack of goals being produced at the point of the attack for the Saints, it’s always going to be an uphill task to avoid relegation without seeing major improvements.
Therefore, with players still underperforming on the south coast as time counts down, here’s TWO players that really need to improve on the run in until the end of the season if they’re to avoid the drop…