Manchester City 2-1 Southampton: 5 Talking Points & Tactical Analysis

Kyle Walker celebrates his late winner against Southampton as Manchester City came from behind to win

Late strikes from Sergio Aguero and Kyle Walker proved enough for Manchester City to snatch a nervy win against a determined Southampton display at the Ethiad, just eight days on from the Saints’ record-breaking 9-0 defeat by Leicester. Continue reading

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Reports: Southampton edging closer to £11m deal for Norwich’s Nathan Redmond

Reports: Southampton edging closer to £11m deal for Norwich's Nathan Redmond

Following the Canaries’ relegation from the top flight in May, their star winger has been linked with a move to remain in the Premier League – and Southampton appear close to completing the signing of the 22-year-old English international.

Southampton are reportedly close to completing the signing of Norwich City winger Nathan Redmond, for a transfer fee believed to be in the region of £11million pounds. The talented 22-year-old winger, who spent 11 years (three senior) at Birmingham City before a switch to the Canaries followed swiftly at the start of the 2013 summer transfer window.

Since then, he has continued to progress at a steady rate and has established himself as an integral figure in Alex Neil‘s side over the past two seasons. Following their underachieving campaign in the Premier League this past term, it comes as no surprise that other top flight clubs had been linked with a move for Redmond, including newly-promoted side Middlesbrough as well as Stoke City and West Ham to name just a few.

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