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What ever happened to… Luís Boa Morte?

What ever happened to… Luís Boa Morte?

From Arsenal, via the Portuguese national team, to South Africa, this is the story of Luís Boa Morte, currently playing in the 12th tier of English football for for Hampshire Premier League Division One side Four Marks. Boa Morte started his youth career at Sporting Lisbon in Portugal, the country of his birth. His parents were from  São Tomé and Príncipe and moved to Portugal ... Read More »

Premier League week 11: What have we learnt?

Premier League week 11: What have we learnt?

With game week 11 now been and gone, what did we learn about the Premier League over the last few days? 1) United back on track? Manchester United, in particular David Moyes, have come under heavy criticism this season following a sluggish start which saw Moyes’ men beaten at home by West Brom, draw to Stoke and be beaten away ... Read More »

Southampton’s strong start to season reflected in England squad

Southampton’s strong start to season reflected in England squad

It was of little suprise to many to see Roy Hodgson name three Southampton players in his England squad for the upcoming friendlies against Chile and Germany. The Saints have made a flying start to the season, finding themselves in 6th place, level on points with Man City and only a point behind 2nd place Chelsea. Impressive results including a ... Read More »

Cinderella Saints Continue Hot Start Against Whites (VIDEO)

Cinderella Saints Continue Hot Start Against Whites (VIDEO)

Southampton continued their shockingly fantastic start to the new campaign on Saturday evening, as they knocked off Fulham 2-0 at the St. Mary’s Stadium behind goals from Ricky Lambert and Jay Rodriguez. The former’s goal arrived on 21 minutes as the England man nodded home at the back post following a fabulous flick-on header by Rodriguez, who ironically enough, was ... Read More »

Saints Snatch Late Point From Dubious Devils (VIDEO)

Saints Snatch Late Point From Dubious Devils (VIDEO)

It was another case of dropped points at home for David Moyes’ Manchester United, as they allowed a late equalizer and point to visitors Southampton this time out. It was always a bit of a nervy match for United as they never truly dominated the match and rather had a good back and forth game with Southampton, but they still took the ... Read More »

Saints Crack Top 4 After Win Over Palace (VIDEO)

Saints Crack Top 4 After Win Over Palace (VIDEO)

The St. Mary’s Stadium was roaring again today as Southampton recorded their 3rd win of the season, a 2-0 decision over Crystal Palace, and vaulted themselves into the top 4 of the Barclays Premier League. The match was not always easy going for the Saints though as Palace seemed to be bolstered by the return of their manager Ian Holloway ... Read More »

Saints and Hammers Produce Scoreless Draw At St. Mary’s

Saints and Hammers Produce Scoreless Draw At St. Mary’s

In only the 2nd goalless match of the weekend, Southampton and West Ham were unable to fire at the St. Mary’s Stadium, with both sides picking up a point after the drab 0-0 affair. From the get go it was Southampton who dictated the game’s pace and possession, have no trouble getting into the Hammer half of the field, but ... Read More »

EPL: Youngster Redmond Steals 3 For Norwich Against Saints

EPL: Youngster Redmond Steals 3 For Norwich Against Saints

Carrow Road now has a new hero to fall in love with as 19 year old Nathan Redmond produced a stunning solo effort to single handedly defeat Southampton 1-0 on Saturday afternoon. It was a really even contest throughout with both sides having limited chances to open the scoring prior to Redmond’s 68th minute strike. In fact, Redmond’s goal was truly ... Read More »

EPL: Fonte Rescues Late Point For Saints

EPL: Fonte Rescues Late Point For Saints

Sunderland produced an uber-defensive performance on the road today that earned Paolo Di Canio’s side a point against Southampton. Goals were scored at the very beginning and very end of this fixture at the St. Mary’s Stadium, which finished a 1-1 draw. The visitors were on the scoreboard after just 3 minutes when Italian Emanuele Giaccherini guided his header off a ... Read More »

Football League Game of the Weekend

Football League Game of the Weekend

Some weeks it will be tough to pick out a Football League game, but this weekend there is little choice. A south coast derby with bitter rivalry and three precious points at stake when Southampton take on Portsmouth in the npower Championship tomorrow afternoon. Tasty. The pair have avoided each other in recent seasons as both have bounced around the ... Read More »