The former Fulham manager is reportedly in talks about the West Bromwich Albion vacancy.
The Saints left-back has been getting more game time under the Austrian and joins Nathan Redmond and Jan Bednarek in singing his new manager's praises.
Southampton defender Matt Targett filled in for Ryan Bertrand again.
Left-back Matt Targett is reportedly keen to return to Fulham in January with his chances at Premier League rivals Southampton limited.
The Southampton left-back impressed on loan to Fulham last season.
Aston Villa reportedly wanted to bring Matt Targett to the Championship again from Southampton.
Aston Villa are said to face a battle to sign the Southampton left back.
Aston Villa's reported pursuit of defender Matt Targett is a very smart one.
Matt Targett shone during the Championship with Fulham and could reportedly return to the second tier with Steve Bruce's Aston Villa
Championship hopefuls Aston Villa are reportedly interested in signing left-back Matt Targett from Premier League outfit Southampton.
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Matt Targett seemed to impress Southampton fans with his performance against Watford.