The Black Cats are to link up with DC United in a partnership the club have announced.
Celtic and England goalkeeper Fraser Forster will undergo a medical on Saturday morning ahead of a £10 million switch to Southampton.
Everton youngster John Stones believes he possesses all the attributes to take on the club captaincy in the future.
Ex-Arsenal forward Charlie Nicholas believes Arsene Wenger never intended to sell Thomas Vermaelen to Manchester United because of lingering resentment over the Robin van Persie deal.
Ronald Koeman has confirmed that Southampton are interested in signing Marcos Rojo and Florin Gardos as he looks to continue to rebuild the side.
DeAndre Yedlin has rejected potential moves to Italy in order to join Tottenham Hotspur.
Chelsea forward Andre Schurrle says that he is delighted to have played in a pre-season friendly match against Fenerbahce on Friday.
Eden Hazard had fun meeting up with his former team-mate Demba Ba yesterday.
Arsenal and Germany international forward Lukas Podolski trained with Koln 99ers on Friday.
With the new season edging closer, it's time to assess your fantasy football options. Today's focus will be on Southampton.