Southampton are mathematically safe from relegation after Saturday’s action, and one BT Sport pundit is extremely impressed by Ralph Hasenhuttl.
Hasenhuttl was a bit of an unknown quantity for many when he joined Southampton earlier this season, but fans were certainly happen to see anyone not named Mark Hughes at the helm.
What the Austrian has done since his arrival has been truly stunning though, and BT Sport Pundit Chris Sutton has heaped praise on the Saints boss.
Remarkable job Ralph Hasenhuttl has done keeping Southampton up… he’s done it in style as he said he would …👏👏
— Chris Sutton (@chris_sutton73) April 27, 2019
There can be no arguments either, as the ex-Leipzig boss has transformed a turgid side bereft of any confidence or creativity into a focused unit all playing at the same intensity.
Saints drew an incredible match 3-3 with Bournemouth on Saturday, as both managers chopped and changed their personnel and tactics in an epic battle of wits.
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And while neither won the battle, both showed exactly why they are two of the brightest prospects in the business at the moment.
Sutton is absolutely right to laud St. Mary’s’ newest hero, and the 51 year-old can now begin plotting how to make next season even better.