PREDICTION Southampton vs Leicester City

PREDICTION Southampton vs Leicester City

Fierce match will be presented at St. Mary’s Stadium, Thursday (14/12) early morning hrs. The match that brought Southampton counter Leicester City will not only show nostalgia for Claude Puel, but will also feature a duel of two Samurai.

As is known, Claude Puel is a Soton manager in last season. Although had brought Manolo Gabbiadini cs drove up to the League Cup final, Puel eventually fired. Of course there is a revenge for the French manager to his former club.

Meanwhile, two Samurai duel is also predicted to be presented in the game later. Samurai itself is the name for the elite soldiers in Japan in the Middle Ages. The title we can embed for Shinji Okazaki in the camp of The Foxes and Maya Yoshida in the stronghold of The Saints.

Incidentally, the position of playing both teams is different. Okazaki is the center forward while Yoshida is a defender. It further allows the duel between the two players that will occur in the field in the game later.


Maya Yoshida (Southampton)

When compared with Okazaki, Yoshida first tasted the hard competition in the Premier League. The 29-year-old defender has been playing in the Premier League since the summer of 2012.

Until now Southampton is the only club in England that he ever strengthened. From season to season, Yoshida appearance can be fairly consistent. He remains the top choice in the back line of Soton, whoever the manager who menukangi club.

Shinji Okazaki (Leicester City)

Though three years slower in tasting the Premier League than Yoshida, Okazaki has something that Yoshida does not have the Premier League title. The former Mainz 05 player won the Premier League title in the 2015-16 season at Leicester or in the first season he played in England.

In this season 31-year-old attacker’s role is quite crucial for The Foxes. He even became a key companion to Jamie Vardy and forced Islam Slimani continued to fill the bench.


Southampton XI: Fortster, Stephens, Yoshida, Van Dijk, Bertrand, Romeu, Lemina, Tadic, Redmond, Boufal, Austin.

Leicester City XI: Schmeichel, Simpson, Maguire, Morgan, Fuchs, Mahrez, Ndidi, Iborra, Albrighton. Okazaki, Vardy.


Of the last five meetings, Leicester has a better record than Soton. The Fox won two wins two draws and only one defeat. However, Leicester’s only defeat of Soton in the last five games took place last season with a conspicuous 3-0 score, then Claude Puel is still the manager of Southampton.

Now of course the situation is different, since ditelangi Puel Riyad Mahrez cs performances continue to rise and now they are in eighth position standings. On the other hand under the care of Maurichio Pellegrino, Soton’s appearance is not bad either. Now they are in 11th position.

Shown at home will make a profit for Southampton. However, most of Soton’s squad this season are Claude Puel’s men last season. In some cases Puel knows how to play ex foster children. Conditions that can make the game ends in a draw with the score 2-2.

Guardiola Denies Sterling Depak from Manchester City

Guardiola Denies Sterling Depak from Manchester City

Manchester City has continued to be linked with Alexis Sanchez since last year Situs Judi. Raheem Sterling most widely became the name to be sacrificed by The Citizens for the sake of the arrival of Sanchez.

Previously, Arsenal mentioned asking Sterling as part of the transfer Sanchez. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola dismissed rumors Sterling will be kicked out of his squad.

“Sterling will stay here, Manchester City believe in him, that’s the reason why we have invested a lot of money to buy it,” said Guardiola, as reported by Soccerway.

The former Barcelona coach confirmed under Sterling an important player for Manchester City. Sterling imported from Liverpool in the summer of 2015 with a transfer fee of 60 million euros.

Price is quite expensive considering after Sterling when it was only 20 years. Although talented, Sterling considered not yet reached maturity to compete at the top level.

Guardiola still wants Sterling to be part of his team. This Spanish passport coach thinks the England international winger shows significant progress as a player.

“If there are players who want to move, they should ask the club owner, but there is no possibility to move, he (Sterling) will not go anywhere,” Guardiola said.

Currently Sterling shows impressive performance in the Premier League competition. The 22-year-old netted five goals from Manchester City’s last four matches in the Premier League.

Ramsey: We Need These Balance

Ramsey: We Need These Balance

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey believes that a draw in the match against Chelsea is an important result for his team.

In Premier League matches last week, Arsenal lost 5-0 to Liverpool, with many believing that the Gunners will again swallow an embarrassing defeat in the game against Chelsea.

Even so, it did not happen, with Arsenal successfully showing brilliant performance against the Blues, and a 0-0 draw at Stamford Bridge.

“When playing against top teams, we certainly need results like this,” the Wales midfielder told reporters.

“In the last few years, we’ve always had trouble here. But we showed that we were able to compete against the best teams. We show solidarity, and we managed to create chances against them. ”

“After the defeat of Liverpool, we certainly need results like this.”

Slutsky Thank Abramovich

Slutsky Thank Abramovich

Hull City tactician Leonid Slutsky thanked the Roman Abramovich as Chelsea’s owner.

The remark, because the Russian tycoon has helped him to adapt to the atmosphere of football in the UK this summer.

Even for his coaching career smoothly at KCOM stadium, Roman immediately helped his colleagues by providing loan assistance and at least three youngsters of The Blues are now strengthening the Tigers under the direction of the former CSKA Moscow coach.

“He can not help me with my job, but he helps me adapt in the UK,” Leonid Slutsky told media.

“He recommended the school where I studied English. When I was in London, I stayed at the hotel at Stamford Bridge and Chelsea helped me get a free loan player from here.

“Abramovich always nags me and asks about how we played the last game, our team and our players. So I thank him and for Chelsea’s help. “

Ferdinand: Ibrahimovic The figure needed by MU

Ferdinand: Ibrahimovic The figure needed by MU

According to Rio Ferdinand, Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s return to Manchester United, will certainly be a positive impact for the players there.

Ibrahimovic is an experienced player and also a player who often gives advice to young players, of course Ferdinand thinks it is a necessary thing at Old Trafford.

“Ibrahimovic has a very crucial role for the Red Devils, in addition to his prowess in the field, he also has a wise figure who can certainly help the development of the players there” said Ferdinand.

“It’s great that after hearing the news he’s back to extend his service at Old Trafford, his knowledge is very important to know his team-mates.”

Koeman Respect Rooney’s Pension Decision

Koeman Respect Rooney’s Pension Decision

Everton coach Ronald Koeman respects Wayne Rooney’s decision to retire from England Agen Sbobet.

Koeman admitted that before Wazza took the decision, he had a discussion with him, and the coach stated that he is ready to support every decision taken by the player.

“Wayne spoke to me about this,” the Dutchman told reporters. “He has also been discussing with his coach on the national team.”

“He made this decision, because he considered this the best decision for Everton. All this is certainly the decision of the players themselves, and I respect that. “

Mourinho Not Expect Many Get The Fourth Player Before August 31st

Mourinho Not Expect Many Get The Fourth Player Before August 31st

Jose Mourinho has hinted that Manchester United’s summer spending could end. And his hopes of bringing in one more player before the transfer window closes on 31 August seem to have vanished.

ESPN reported earlier this week that the Portuguese manager is ready to wait until next January to spend more money. Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale and Ivan Perisic of Inter Milan remain the target.

With less than half a month remaining in the transfer market, Mourinho is not sure he can bring his shooting players on time. Asked if Manchester United were still in the market, Mourinho said at a press conference on Friday: “I do not think that way, unless something happens to put us in the market again.”

“I told Mr. Woodward (vice president of the club) that my plan is to bring in four players. But I also told him that there is no pressure from me, and he just needs to do the best for this club, “he added.

“We will be together again for another transfer window in January and next summer so there is no pressure from me at all. I am happy with the squad we have I am ready to go through the season without a fourth player. If we are out of the market, I’m fine, I’m ready, “he continued.

The exchange ends before the season begins

Mourinho is able to get most of his players in the transfer market this summer. He has had Romelu Lukaku, Victor Lindelof and Nemanja Matic since the opening week of the Premier League.

He added: “My opinion is we have to adjust to the situation. But as a soccer manager who wants to work with teams, work with players. I prefer the transfer market to end as soon as possible, “said Mourinho.

“So everyone knows the players we have and the deal can be done early and no one will wait until the last week. That way there will be no players playing in the first week for team A and second week for team B, “he concluded. (Source: ESPN)

Chelsea intend to seize Perisic from United

Chelsea intend to seize Perisic from United

Champions League champions last season, Chelsea, is known to have a great intention to be able to seize Ivan Perisic, who is currently the target of Manchestet United.

The club also admitted that they need new players to make a stronger squad, after failing to land Romelu Lukaku they also feel quite furious.

Inter Milan side is already open opportunities for Perisic to leave, because the concerned was already unhappy in the League Serie A.

Seeing Manchester United who still do not have clarity to land it, the Chelsea also intend to go faster than the United, “said Perisic.

Shakespeare Satisfied With Vardy Performance

Shakespeare Satisfied With Vardy Performance

Leicester City coach Craig Shakespeare admits he is satisfied with the performance shown by Jamie Vardy in the game against Arsenal Judi Bola Online.

In addition to praising the performance of Vardy, the coach also specifically praised the performance of being featured by new defender The Foxes Harry Maguire in the game.

‘Since he came here, I’ve always been impressed with Harry Maguire’s performance,’ the Englishman told reporters. “I want a player who is from Britain, and has experience in the Premier League. He’s very young, and he’s bound to grow for the better. ”

“Jamie Vardy goes back to his old self. I want him to be able to disrupt the opponent’s back line. ”

“We will not be too disappointed. This is our first game in the league, and we have to be positive. “

Premier League Promotion Club Wants Arsenal Striker Arsenal

Premier League Promotion Club Wants Arsenal Striker Arsenal

Lucas Perez’s erratic fate at Arsenal seems to be going to be clear. Promotion club, Newcastle United, interested in recruiting the 28-year-old striker.

Perez actually just joined to Arsenal last season. He was able to score seven goals and six assists from 21 matches in all competitions.

Unfortunately, he did not become the main choice during the last season. Even the position is increasingly pressed because the new Arsenal buy Alexandre Lacazette.

“I know Lucas is a good player, he came here and did not play in many games, but I like him,” said Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez as reported by the Evening Standard.

“We know what is needed and we will work hard until the transfer window closes,” he added.

Newcastle is not alone pursuing Lucas. Arsenal claim they have got an offer from Sevilla, Fenerbahce, and Deportivo La Coruna.