Jannik Vestergaard did not play well for Southampton against Sheffield United on Saturday.
The Saints defender is a fitness doubt for the Premier League game away at Newcastle United this weekend.
The Saints summer signing played against the Austrian's teams in the Bundesliga and is eager to be part of his philosophy at the Premier League club.
The Saints centre-back is the only player in his position signed by the club since Van Dijk's move to Liverpool.
Southampton lost 1-0 at Cardiff City on Saturday afternoon.
Southampton lost to Cardiff City in the Premier League on Saturday.
Southampton drew 2-2 with Brighton on Monday night.
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Southampton are reportedly nearing the signing of Borussia Monchengladbach defender Jannik Vestergaard.
West Ham had been linked with a move for the Danish centre back.
The Premier League legend thinks the 'old' Barkley who 'looked so good' at Goodison Park would have been more audacious on the pitch.
Divock Origi started for Liverpool against Newcastle United at Anfield today.
Kalvin Phillips has developed well under Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa.
The Reds attacker, brought to Anfield by Brendan Rodgers, has come in leaps and bounds under Jurgen Klopp.
Miguel Almiron did not play well for Newcastle United against Liverpool on Saturday.
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The Leeds United manager is said to have been keen on the summer Reading recruit.
Leeds United dropped points in their last competitive match before the international break.
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Christian Eriksen has just months remaining on his current deal at Hotspur Way.
Tottenham Hotspur new boy Ryan Sessegnon could make his debut at the weekend.