Southampton fans react to links with Haris Seferovic

Joe Gomez of England and Haris Seferovic of Switzerland battle for the ball during the UEFA Nations League Third Place Playoff match between Switzerland and England at Estadio D. Afonso...

The Benfica striker is a reported transfer target for Southampton.

Benfica's Swiss forward Haris Seferovic celebrates after scoring during the Portuguese League football match SL Benfica vs Os Belenenses at Luz stadium on August 19, 2017.

Southampton are interested in signing Benfica hitman Haris Seferovic this summer, according to a report from Portuguese media outlet A Bola, and some Saints fans took to Twitter in reaction to the speculation.

The south coast club barely avoided relegation last season, with a lack of goals contributing to their poor Premier League campaign, so Ralph Hasenhuttl will undoubtedly have to add more firepower to his ranks at St Mary's this summer.

 

And Seferovic could be just the man for the job next season for Southampton.

The 27-year-old was in superb form for Benfica last term, racking up an impressive 27 goals and nine assists in 51 appearances in all competitions, and that's exactly the kind of attacking output that the Saints have lacked in recent years.

Haris Seferovic of Switzerland shows his disappointment during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between Switzerland and England on September 8, 2014 in Basel, Switzerland.

He is an established, proven goalscorer, although the step up in quality and intensity in the Premier League might be a tough challenge for him.

Some Southampton fans took to Twitter, and delivered their verdicts on the possibility of the Switzerland international arriving at St Mary's this summer...

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