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West Brom-Southampton Preview

Though Southampton and West Bromwich Albion each fell short of earning a victory in their Premier League openers, both sides feel there's much to build on going forward. The Saints will be looking for a third straight victory over West Brom in their home opener on Saturday at St. Mary's. Daniel Sturridge's go-ahead tally from Raheem Sterling in the 79th minute Sunday...
Via AP on Fox
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Southampton Show There is Life After Summer Fire Sale

After enduring a somewhat turbulent summer, Southampton began their season away to a Liverpool team that purchased three of their key performers last season. Whilst the result went against them, it was the manner of their performance that should fill fans of the Saints with optimism for the remainder of the forthcoming season. A late tap in from Daniel Sturridge plus a fantastic...
Via World Soccer Talk
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Hull City to sign Vincent Aboubakar as Sporting Lisbon opt out of move

Cameroonian forward Vincent Aboubakar Hull have been boosted in their pursuit of Vincent Aboubakar after the striker’s move to Sporting Lisbon fell through. Tigers manager Steve Bruce is desperate to add to his attacking options following the sale of Shane Long, but has so far failed in moves for Danny Welbeck and Troy Deeney among others. That has led Bruce to Lorient’s £8m...
Via Afrikan Soccer
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Long happy with Southampton price-tag

New Southampton signing Shane Long claims his expensive price-tag has made him feel valued – not pressured. Long swapped Hull […]
Via Soccer News
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Koeman yet to decide on Long, Schneiderlin for Anfield

Southampton boss Ronald Koeman is yet to decide whether Shane Long or Morgan Schneiderlin will feature against Liverpool on Sunday. […]
Via Soccer News
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Hull City’s Shane Long Completes Transfer to Southampton

photo credit: WarwickGB via photopin cc Irish international striker Shane Long has completed a transfer move from Hull City to Southampton on a four-year deal reportedly worth £12million. Long transferred to Hull City during the January transfer window last season from West Brom for an undisclosed fee and reportedly signed a three-year contract. Long scored four times in 15 appearances...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Long makes Southampton his third club in 2014, joins from Hull

Southampton have announced the signing of striker Shane Long from Hull. The Republic of Ireland international only joined the Tigers from West Brom in January but now moves to St Mary's on a four-year deal. Southampton stated on their Twitter feed: "OFFICIAL: #SaintsFC has completed the signing of @HullCity striker @Shanelong009 on a four-year contract. #SaintShane."...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Long completes Saints switch

Shane Long has completed a switch to Southampton, signing a four-year deal just seven months after leaving West Brom to […]
Via Soccer News
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Is £12M Shane Long Worth Twice As Much As Siem de Jong?

News last night that Southampton – after paying £10M for former Newcastle goalkeeper Fraser Forster who was worth only £2M two yeas ago when he left Newcastle, have now agreed to pay Hull City £12 M for Ireland International striker Shane Long. Shane Long – is this player worth £12M? Shane has certainly started to move […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Long dreaming of Europe spot

West Brom star Shane Long admits they are daring to dream of playing in Europe next season following their flying start to the campaign. The Baggies are currently flying high in third place in the Premier League after exceeding all expectations so far this term. Saturday's win at Sunderland was their fourth victory on the trot to maintain their best start to a season since...
Via Fox Soccer
November 26, 2012  |  Discuss
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