Southampton continued its undefeated start to the Premier League season under Claude Puel with a 1-1 draw against Sunderland.
West Bromwich Albion is reportedly closing in on a season-long loan move for Southampton forward Jay Rodriguez this week.
Oriol Romeu went off injured early and his absence worsened Southampton's issue at the base of midfield as they capitulated 2-0 at Old Trafford.
Gaston Ramirez will look to build of a strong match versus Stoke City this weekend, the midfielder recorded an assist on Alvaro Negredo's first goal for Boro.
Dusan Tadic's display last weekend again cemented his place among the best of the Premier League's midfielders.
Shane Long was almost completely anonymous in last weekend's 1-1 draw with Stoke.
Southampton boss Claude Puel has said that Portuguese defender Jose Fonte is challenging for a first team place in Friday evening's clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Southampton’s new summer signing scored on his competitive debut in the 1-1 draw with Watford and stats suggest he may be able to replicate this in the coming weeks.
The 21-year-old defender has moved from Southampton to League 1 side Coventry City on a permanent transfer for an undisclosed fee.
Lost in the buildup to the start of the Premier League season this past weekend was the news that Dusan Tadic has signed a new contract.
It was Nathan Redmond to the rescue as the debutant scored to save his new club blushes in a match they dominated statistically.
Ryan Bertrand has been ruled out of Southampton's Premier League opener against Watford due to injury.
Southampton have defeated Athletic Club 1-0 through a first half goal by Shane Long.
Shane Long has signed a new four-year deal to keep him at Southampton.
Southampton have brought in right-back Jeremy Pied from Nice.