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Kenneth Omeruo joins Leganes from Chelsea on loan

Chelsea and Nigeria defender Kenneth Omeruo has joined La Liga side Leganes on a season-long loan.<p>Omeruo takes Chelsea's tally of players currently …

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Leganes sign Jose Arnaiz and Oscar Rodriguez from Barcelona and Real Madrid

Leganes have signed winger Jose Arnaiz from Barcelona for an initial €5 million and sealed a loan deal for Real Madrid playmaker Oscar …

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Southampton 0-0 Burnley: Player ratings – 12/08/18

Yesterday lunchtime Southampton drew 0-0 with Burnley in their Premier League opener, but impressed many fans with their second-half performance.<p>It …

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Southampton's Manolo Gabbiadini Set to Stay at St Mary's This Summer Despite Serie A Interest

Italian striker Manolo Gabbiadini​ will stay at ​Southampton next season, despite reported interest from a number of Serie A clubs<p>The 26-year-old …

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Mauricio Pellegrino Aiming to Avoid Southampton Mistakes After Signing 1-Year Leganes Contract

Mauricio Pellegrino has explained his decision to sign a one season contract with Leganes, having failed to see out the first year of a three year …

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Southampton will learn from relegation battle, says Hughes

(Reuters) - Southampton have learned a valuable lesson from their battle to avoid relegation last season and the players will be ready to hit the ground running when the new Premier League campaign kicks off in August, manager Mark Hughes has said.<p>Soccer Football - Premier League - Southampton vs …

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Pellegrino named as Leganes manager

(Reuters) - Former Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino was named as the new boss of Spanish Liga side Leganes on Saturday.<p>FILE PHOTO - Premier League - Newcastle United vs Southampton - St James' Park, Newcastle, Britain - March 10, 2018. Former Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino …

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Soccer: Pellegrino named as Leganes manager

(Reuters) - Former Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino was named as the new boss of Spanish Liga side Leganes on Saturday.<p>File Photo: Soccer Football - Premier League - Newcastle United vs Southampton - St James' Park, Newcastle, Britain - March 10, 2018 Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino …

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Former Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino pens one-year contract to take over at La Liga side Leganes

Mauricio Pellegrino has found a route back into football management with La Liga side Leganes.<p>The 46-year-old, who had been out of work since March …

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Spanish club Leganes hires coach Mauricio Pellegrino

MADRID (AP) — Spanish club Leganes has hired Argentine coach Mauricio Pellegrino on a one-year deal.<p>Pellegrino replaces Asier Garitano, who was hired by Real Sociedad last week.<p>Pellegrino was fired by Premier League team Southampton in March after a run of just one win in 17 games.<p>He had previously …

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Mauricio Pellegrino to coach Leganes next season

Madrid, June 2 (IANS) Argentine coach Mauricio Pellegrino will take charge of La Liga side Leganes in the 2018/19 season after reaching a one-year …

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Mauricio Pellegrino: Leganes appoint former Southampton manager

<b>Mauricio Pellegrino has been appointed as manager of Spanish side Leganes, three months after being sacked by Southampton.</b><p>The Argentine, 46, left Saints in March and was replaced by Mark Hughes, who led them to safety.<p>They won only five of 30 Premier League games during Pellegrino's nine-month …

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Premier League: Mark Hughes' arrival has had immediate impact on Southampton players' attitude, feels Charlie Austin

The arrival of Mark Hughes as manager at Southampton has had an immediate impact on the team’s attitude, striker Charlie Austin has said.<p>File image …

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Is Mark Hughes' Southampton debut an attacking sign of things to come?

Southampton fans have been seriously underwhelmed by their team's performances this season. Goals are in short supply, the team lacks grit, Mark Hughes is the man tasked with staging a revival.<p>Curiously, instead of the familiar 4-2-3-1, win-some-lose-some approach Hughes normally takes with his …

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Mark Hughes’ experience will be enough to save Southampton from relegation according to Ryan Bertrand

Ryan Bertrand sees Mark Hughes’ Premier League experience as just what Southampton need to avoid relegation to the Championship.<p>Hughes arrived as …

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FA Cup: Southampton see off Wigan to enter semi-finals; give new Mark Hughes a winning start

<b>Wigan:</b> Mark Hughes enjoyed the ideal start to his Southampton reign as the struggling Premier League club reached the FA Cup semi-finals with a 2-0 …

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Man Utd face Spurs, Chelsea take on Saints in FA Cup semis

Manchester United and Tottenham will clash in a potentially thrilling FA Cup semi-final, while troubled Chelsea take on Southampton in the other last …

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Hughes could be 'perfect fit' for Southampton, says Hojbjerg

© Reuters. FA Cup Quarter Final - Wigan Athletic vs Southampton<p>(Reuters) - Newly-appointed manager Mark Hughes has made a positive impact at …

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Chelsea the big winners in FA Cup semi-final draw

In the other semi-final clash, Manchester United will do battle with Spurs for a spot in the final.<p>The matches will be played on the weekend of April …

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FA Cup semi-final draw: Manchester United face Tottenham as Chelsea draw Southampton in Wembley ties

Good afternoon and welcome to the Independent's live coverage of Wigan vs Southampton. Mark Hughes takes charge of his first match as Saints boss …

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Wigan 0 Southampton 2: Mark Hughes books first appearance at Wembley as a club manager

One journey ended as another began in treacherous conditions at the DW Stadium, Wigan Athletic’s hopes of another FA Cup fairy tale banished as Southampton enjoyed the immediate bounce a change of manager can so often bring.<p>Mark Hughes can look forward to leading out a team at Wembley for the first …

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Wigan 0-2 Southampton live score and goal updates from FA Cup quarter-final clash at the DW Stadium

Wigan will look to cause another FA Cup upset this weekend and make the last four.<p>The 2013 winners stunned Manchester City in the last round and now …

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Dan Burn hoping unconventional journey from pushing Asda trollies to silencing Sergio Aguero takes him back to Wembley

From pushing trollies at Asda to silencing Sergio Aguero, Dan Burn’s journey to within touching distance of a place in an FA Cup semi-final at Wembley has not been conventional but then his career to date has been a triumph for perseverance.<p>The Wigan Athletic club captain will be hoping to claim a …

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Southampton striker Austin may return for West Ham clash

© Reuters. Premier League - Southampton vs Huddersfield Town<p>(Reuters) - Southampton striker Charlie Austin has stepped up his recovery from a …

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New boss Hughes hopeful of Southampton's top-flight survival

© Reuters. Premier League - Stoke City vs Southampton<p>(Reuters) - Southampton's new manager Mark Hughes is confident that his team can avoid …

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Mark Hughes: I will step on people's toes to keep Southampton in the Premier League

On day two for Mark Hughes as Southampton manager, it did not take much reading between the lines to sense that he had been asked to deliver a metaphorical kick up the backside after the calm style of Mauricio Pellegrino.<p>“I work in a certain way and with certain levels of training intensity,” …

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UEFA Champions League: Who’s the favorite?

Keeping in mind that the draw means everything, who should be considered the front-runner to win the UEFA Champions League?<p>Most bookmakers have Pep …

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Conflicting Reports Arise Over 'Massive Bonus' in Mark Hughes' Contract as New Southampton Boss

Confusion has arising over the potential bonus new Southampton manager Mark Hughes could net if he helps the struggling south coast side survive the …

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Report: Hughes set for huge bonus if Southampton avoids relegation

Mark Hughes could fatten his wallet in time for the summer holidays.<p>Southampton will hand over a bonus of just under £1 million to the Welshman if he …

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