Mauricio Pellegrino was impressed with Newcastle's defensive display at Southampton - even if they conceded twice.
The key things to watch out for as Southampton host Newcastle in the Premier League.
Mauricio Pellegrino faces Rafa Benitez, his former boss as both a player and coach, when Southampton host Newcastle.
Maya Yoshia has suggested that Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino evokes memories of working with current Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino.
Southampton are reportedly in talks to sign French teenage sensation Bilel Hassaini from Ligue 2 club Nancy.
Wolverhampton Wanderers have been linked with a move for Southampton's Sam Gallagher this summer.
Jose Fonte left Southampton for West Ham United back in January... but should the Saints bring him back in light of recent events.
Roberts has excelled at Celtic these past 18 months, but Southampton are reportedly ready to ask Manchester City about a deal for the 20-year-old.
Newcastle United want to sign Alaves defender Zou Feddal on a bargain deal but Southampton appears the far more likely destination.
The newly-appointed Southampton boss spoke to his equivalent at Tottenham Hotspur about the role.
There were around 40 people on the coaching course Mauricio Pellegrino took when he was a player at Valencia in 1999 and he wanted to know what it was that moved them to be there, so he did something he has done ever since football took him from his home in the Argentinian pampas: he asked and he listened.
Crystal Palace are looking for a new manager following Sam Allardyce's departure.
The Crystal Palace-linked boss can count Newcastle United boss Rafa Benitez among a vast network of contacts, having worked with the Spaniard at Liverpool.