Maya Yoshia has suggested that Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino evokes memories of working with current Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino.
Southampton were beaten 4-2 by Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, missing the chance to move within one point of eighth in the Premier League.
Five men who have been good for Claude Puel's Saints.
Barcelona could be about to battle it out with Southampton for a centre-half, according to reports in Spain.
Southampton fans have been left frustrated following the end of the January transfer window.
Southampton and Norwich City went head-to-head this weekend.
Southampton went head-to-head with their former manager Ronald Koeman when they took on his Everton side this week.
Southampton set up a last four tie with Liverpool following a somewhat surprising win away at Arsenal.
Yoshida made his sixth appearance of the season in the 1-0 win over Sunderland in a much changed Southampton side.
Japan ran out comfortable winners against Afghanistan today.