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Mauricio Pellegrino: 'I can not control Virgil van Dijk future'

Mauricio Pellegrino: 'I can not control Virgil van Dijk future'

Goal notes that there is a concern, however, with uncertainty over how Van Dijk might take being a "squad player" if all center backs options are fit. Asked if Saints' resolve remained, Pellegrino added: "I can't control this". Van Dijk joined Southampton from Celtic in September 2015. "In that department we have too few players and to handle all competitions we are in trouble, real trouble if this is the case".


Who will lead South Africa's ANC? A look at top candidates

Who will lead South Africa's ANC? A look at top candidates

Many South Africans remember that Ramaphosa was a board member of the Lonmin mine at the time of the Marikana massacre in 2012, when police shot dead 34 striking mine workers. But Zuma said "greed is posing a serious threat" to the party and pointed out warnings that the ANC could implode. He also blamed ill-discipline among party cadres and factionalism for the failures of the party, but made no mention of the numerous ways in which he had brought the party into disrepute over several ...


Pep Guardiola: 'Kevin De Bruyne is an example to everyone'

Pep Guardiola: 'Kevin De Bruyne is an example to everyone'

The England full-back's arrival was one of five major signings secured early in the close season by City - a coordinated and efficient approach that paved the way for their on-going unbeaten start to the Premier League season and 11-point lead at the summit.



Man Utd boss Mourinho U-turn on January buying: Griezmann...?

Fair enough you might think, but it is common for players to go the easier route and simply vote for their club manager in this sort of thing. Mkhitaryan, who arrived at United 18 months ago in a £26 million ($34million) deal from Borussia Dortmund after a stellar Bundesliga career, has seen his name linked with potential moves as a possible makeweight in any deals Mourinho might wish to pull off next month.


Camellia Bowl 2017: Middle Tennessee vs

Camellia Bowl 2017: Middle Tennessee vs

Middle Tennessee's defense is led by former Syracuse head coach Scott Shafer, who was sacked after the 2015 season and was briefly Maryland's defensive coordinator under DJ Durkin before leaving during his first spring practice due to an undisclosed family issue.


Antonio Conte compares Alvaro Morata to Chelsea legend

Antonio Conte compares Alvaro Morata to Chelsea legend

The Saints have been poor this season and have struggled to get points on the board and the trip to Stamford Bridge may have arrived at the wrong time. "I don't know when he is able to come back". On Wednesday, they were humiliated at home by Leicester City; though Conte expects the visitors to bounce back and show plenty of resolve after that 4-1 defeat .