The Saints cult hero loves the relationship between the various parties at St Mary's and says Ralph Hasenhuttl's arrival was a big part of this.
The Saints cult hero coached Adams at Birmingham and has tipped the striker for a bright future at St Mary's Stadium.
The Birmingham City coach played alongside Sharp in the Sheffield United striker's second Bramall Lane spell.
Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United have lost to Birmingham City at Elland Road in the Championship.
James Beattie was Garry Monk's first-team coach at Leeds United for a year.
James Beattie has parted company with Leeds United and is expected to join Garry Monk at Middlesbrough.
How much better would the Leeds United striker be if James Beattie stayed at Elland Road?
Leeds United first team coach James Beattie once raved about Southampton's Harrison Reed.
Leeds United's Gaetano Berardi has been in very impressive form over recent weeks.
Leeds United's Chris Wood has been named the PFA Championship Player of the Month.
Leeds United lost Eddie Nketiah earlier this month.
Tottenham Hotspur have long been linked with Gareth Bale, but whether a return is possible this month remains to be seen.
Leeds United are said to want to sign Middlesbrough's Britt Assombalonga, as Marcelo Bielsa's side want a striker.
Leeds United are seemingly keen on the services of Hull City's Jarrod Bowen.
Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold has impressed PSG striker Kylian Mbappe.
Newcastle United reportedly want to sign Mason Holgate from Premier League rivals Everton - Carlo Ancelotti's loss would be Steve Bruce's gain.
Leeds United have been linked with a number of strikers this month, including Watford's hitman, Andre Gray.
Leeds United and Newcastle United are said to be strong admirers of Hull City forward Jarrod Bowen.
Emil Bohinen was on trial with Sheffield United in December but now he's a target for Marcelo Bielsa's Championship challengers Leeds.
Leeds United dropped more points over the weekend as they suffered a defeat at Queens Park Rangers.
What would a combined XI consisting of the current Southampton side and the one that Gordon Strachan guided to eighth in 2003 look like?
Southampton will be hoping that any players they sign this month will contend for a place in the top five in future.
Beattie looks set to be in charge during Leeds' clash with Derby County this weekend.