Three Southampton stars that shouldn’t play for the club ever again
Southampton remain on course to suffer relegation to the Championship following a shocking Premier League season.
Saints came into the campaign full of hope under new manager Mauricio Pellegrino following four successive top-eight finishes, but a dreadful season in which they have only mustered five top flight victories – only one of which has come in the previous 21 attempts since November – has left them on the brink of the drop with few signs that things are set to turn around.
While Pellegrino failed miserably, his successor Mark Hughes has struggled to turn things around in recent weeks, picking up one point from 12 available to leave the south coast outfit four points from safety with just four matches remaining.
The players must also shoulder the majority of the blame, and there are a number of their so-called stars that have underperformed and perhaps not shown the right attitude to help the club and the supporters out of the predicament they find themselves in.
Here are three Southampton men that shouldn’t play for the club again – starting against Bournemouth on Saturday…