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Mauricio Pellegrino: I spoke to Pochettino about Southampton

New Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino has said he consulted Mauricio Pochettino, one of his predecessors at St Mary’s, before taking the job. Pochettino spent 18 months at Saints, leading the club to their highest Premier League points tally before joining Tottenham in summer 2014 — and quickly did the same at Spurs. Both Pellegrino and… Read More »


New Southampton boss should target reunion with Real Madrid midfielder

Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino should make a bid to sign Real Madrid midfielder Marcos Llorente on loan for next season. Pellegrino was announced as the new Southampton manager, as he replaces Claude Puel who was sacked earlier this month. The 45-year-old enjoyed a successful single season in charge with Spanish side Deportivo Alaves. The Argentine… Read More »