Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur looks to have been boosted by their attempts to sign Morgan Schneiderlin after he revealing he could leave if the club fail to qualify for the Champions League, Talksport report.
The 25-year-old almost forced his way out of St Mary’s Stadium during the summer with the hopes that he would follow Adam Lallana, Luke Shaw, Dejan Lovren, Calum Chambers, and Rickie Lambert towards an exit.
However, the Saints decided to decline is bids to leave and based on the squad’s current position, Schneiderlin could choose to remain with Ronald Koeman.
They are currently second place in the Premier League, but the French midfielder has hinted that if they cannot maintain their form, he could once again force an exit.
“Today I am at Southampton. We are second in the Premier League, it is going well.
“We’ll see at the end of the season what will happen if we are still in the Champions League places and I will make the choice. I will see with my club.”