Southampton archives August 2011

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Striker Jermaine Beckford is set to stay at Everton after manager David Moyes rejected an attempt from Southampton to sign him.

Southampton manager Nigel Adkins refused to be downbeat after Leicester wrecked his side's perfect start to the season with a 3-2 win.

Morgan Schneiderlin has set himself some pretty high targets - playing in the Premier League with Southampton and breaking into the France squad.

Southampton boss Nigel Adkins admits he might have to freshen up his side to maintain their spectacular start to the season.

Guly Do Prado grabbed the only goal to keep Southampton sitting pretty at the top of the npower Championship with a 1-0 home win over Millwall.

Leaders Southampton will be without Richard Chaplow, Radhi Jaidi and Lee Barnard when they host Millwall.

Southampton manager Nigel Adkins hailed the "outstanding talent" of matchwinner David Connolly as the npower Championship new boys won 1-0 at Barnsley.

Southampton captain Dean Hammond has warned the rest of the Championship that his side have got the winning habit.

Southampton fired a warning to the rest of the npower Championship by demolishing Leeds 3-1 at St Mary's.

Jonathan Forte says Southampton are raring to go ahead of the new Championship season.

QPR manager Neil Warnock is confident that Southampton winger Jason Puncheon will join the club in the coming days.