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Pelle better than ever says Alderweireld

Basingstoke Gazette: Graziano Pelle

6:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Saints defender Toby Alderweireld believes Graziano Pelle is an even greater force now than he was during his sensational spell in Holland.

AFC Aldermaston shock league leaders

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

AFC Aldermaston pulled off a surprise win in the Thames Valley Premier Division on Saturday, coming away from league leaders Marlow United with a 2-0 victory.

Basingstoke Town Colts win international title

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

BASINGSTOKE Town Colts under-15s won the London International Soccer Festival, beating last year’s winners Actual Soccer in a dramatic penalty shoot-out.

Overton United's poor start continues

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

OVERTON United’s slow start to the Hampshire Premier League season continued as they lost at home to Hedge End Rangers on Saturday.

Mane and Tadic receive international calls

Basingstoke Gazette: Sadio Mane

2:46pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Sadio Mane and Dusan Tadic are among a host of Saints players already called up for international duty next week.

Ex-Saint Lallana living the dream in the Champions League

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:45am Wednesday 1st October 2014

FORMER Saints skipper Adam Lallana is fulfilling a childhood dream by finally playing in the Champions League.

Down memory lane - Saints on this day in history, October 1

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:16am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Saints on this day - October 1

Happy birthday to you - October 1

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:26am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Former Saints midfielder Tommy Widdrington celebrates his 43rd birthday today.

Saints picture archive: Mick Channon at The Dell, March 1981

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Saints striker Mick Channon helps ground staff fork the pitch at a rain-soaked Dell in 1981.

Tadley Calleva hit Ringwood Town for six

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

TADLEY Calleva sit fourth in the Wessex League Division One table after routing visiting Ringwood Town 6-0 on Saturday.

Comedian Tony Jameson to perform at Basingstoke Town FC

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

COMEDIAN Tony Jameson will perform his one-man show, Football Manager Ruined My Life, at the Basingstoke Town FC Clubhouse next month.

Le Tissier hails Koeman

Basingstoke Gazette: Matt Le Tissier

3:20pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Ronald Koeman has been a "revelation" since taking over as Southampton head coach, according to Matthew Le Tissier, who is hopeful Saints can secure a seventh successive win this weekend against Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham.

Osvaldo wants to stay at Inter

Basingstoke Gazette: Dani Osvaldo

2:26pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Dani Osvaldo says he has no intention of returning to Saints, with the club-record signing keen to complete a permanent move to Inter Milan.

Fonte: I'm ready for international call-up

Basingstoke Gazette: Jose Fonte celebrates his goal against Arsenal

6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Jose Fonte’s long wait for a Portugal senior international call could be ended this week.

Saints loanee Bertrand accuses Chelsea of lack of 'honesty' towards him

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:44am Tuesday 30th September 2014

RYAN Bertrand has hit out at Chelsea, accusing them of lacking “honesty”.

COMMENT: The 'e' word raises its head at Saints again

Basingstoke Gazette: Ralph Krueger

10:58am Tuesday 30th September 2014

IT is a topic of conversation guaranteed to get all Saints fans animated.

Another take on St Mary's expansion

Basingstoke Gazette: An aerial shot of Southampton FC's St. Mary's Stadium on a matchday

11:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Saints fan Nick Illingsworth casts his eye over the stadium expansion question...

Saints picture archive: Skipper Kevin Keegan before the UEFA Cup tie with Sporting Lisbon, October 1981

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Saints skipper Kevin Keegan before the second leg of the UEFA Cup second round tie against Sporting Lisbon at the Estadio Jose Alvalade. Keegan and Mick Channon were on target for Saints in a 4-2 first leg defeat, with the Portugese holding Saints to a 0-0 draw in the second leg to go through.

Whitchurch United progress in Wessex League Cup

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

WHITCHURCH United progressed to the second round of the Wessex League Cup with a 3-0 victory away at Pewsey Vale on Saturday.

Hartley Wintney lose local derby to Camberley Town

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

HARTLEY Wintney conceded two second-half goals to lose at home to local rivals Camberley Town on Saturday.

Fonte on Portugal pre-list

Basingstoke Gazette:

2:14pm Monday 29th September 2014

Saints defender Jose Fonte has been named on the preliminary list for Portugal’s upcoming matches.

Basingstoke Town drawn away at Ebbsfleet United in FA Cup

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:24pm Monday 29th September 2014

BASINGSTOKE Town face a trip to fellow Conference South outfit Ebbsfleet United in the Third Qualifying Round of the FA Cup.

REPORT AND PLAYER RATINGS - Bridgwater Town 0-2 Basingstoke Town

Basingstoke Gazette: Simon Dunn is set to return to the Town team on Saturday.

12:04pm Monday 29th September 2014

AN EXCELLENT strike from Simon Dunn helped Basingstoke Town through to the Third Qualifying Round of the FA Cup away at Southern League Division One outfit Bridgwater Town on Saturday.

REPORT - Reading 3-3 Wolverhampton Wanderers

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:30am Monday 29th September 2014

GLENN Murray’s last-minute goal earner Reading a point as they and visiting Wolverhampton Wanderers shared six goals in a thrilling Championship encounter at the Madejski Stadium yesterday afternoon.

Saints star hoping for international call-up

Basingstoke Gazette: Graziano Pelle

6:00am Monday 29th September 2014

Saints striker Graziano Pelle is hoping to break into the Italy squad next month – and believes he deserves to be considered by his country.

RUMOUR MILL, September 29 - Saints linked with England winger Ashley Young

Basingstoke Gazette:

2:05pm Monday 29th September 2014

SAINTS are being linked with a New Year swoop for England winger Ashley Young.

Pelle has netted one of the goals of the season - Koeman

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Monday 29th September 2014

Graziano Pelle may have already bagged the goal of the season just weeks into the new campaign, according to his boss Ronald Koeman.

Former Saints boss vows to fight on

Basingstoke Gazette: Newcastle United's Manager Alan Pardew during the Capital One Cup Third Round match at Selhurst Park, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday September 24, 2014. See PA Story SOCCER Palace. Photo credit should read: Adam Davy/PA Wire.

11:10pm Monday 29th September 2014

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has vowed to keep on fighting after his side's 1-0 defeat at Stoke left them second bottom in the Barclays Premier League.

Are the floodlights at St Mary's too bright?

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:32am Monday 29th September 2014

Season ticket holder Penny Ridley has contacted the Daily Echo to voice her concern that the lights are too strong.

Fonte tipping Bertrand to break into Roy Hodgson's England set-up

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:43am Monday 29th September 2014

Ryan Bertrand can develop the goal threat to break back into the England squad, according to Southampton team-mate Jose Fonte.

Saints benefiting from the Blues

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

Ronald Koeman believes Ryan Bertrand’s big time experience with Chelsea has helped his Saints side deal with the pressures of their lofty Premier League position.

Former Saints boss calls for temporary subs in Premier League

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:30pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Harry Redknapp has called on the Premier League to consider temporary substitutions in a bid to improve concussion treatment.

Koeman hails attacking threat of Saints full-backs

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:35pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Ryan Bertrand and Nathaniel Clyne can add a vital extra goal threat to Southampton’s expansive attacking style, according to Ronald Koeman.

Katharina Liebherr keen to read more about Saints legend Matt Le Tissier!

Basingstoke Gazette:

2:36pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Saints owner Katharina Liebherr has been presented with a specially-bound copy of All the Saints by the club’s historians.

Saints loanee Osvaldo scores again - but Inter Milan suffer shock thrashing

Basingstoke Gazette: Dani Osvaldo

7:17pm Sunday 28th September 2014

SAINTS loanee Dani Osvaldo scored again today – but his Inter Milan side were on the receiving end of a shock loss.

Saints picture archive: Alan Ball and Mick Channon, May 1982

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

Saints stars Alan Ball and Mick Channon at the grand opening of the Saints Shop in May 1982.

VIDEO REACTION - Bridgwater Town 0-2 Basingstoke Town

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke Town manager Jason Bristow.

5:31pm Saturday 27th September 2014

BASINGSTOKE Town manager Jason Bristow speaks to the Gazette after his side's 2-0 win over Bridgwater Town in the FA Cup.

AS IT HAPPENED - Bridgwater Town 0-2 Basingstoke Town

Basingstoke Gazette: Simon Dunn is set to return to the Town team on Saturday.

2:19pm Saturday 27th September 2014

BASINGSTOKE Town produce a professional display to progress past Bridgwater Town in the FA Cup.

New Inn batter RAF Odiham Blades

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

DESPITE being down to 10 men for most of the match, New Inn managed to knock 13 goals past visiting RAF Odiham Blades in Basingstoke and District Sunday League Division Two.

Jason's Jottings

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

LAST weekend we produced a very good second-half performance to come from a goal behind and beat league leaders Boreham Wood 2-1.

Koeman hails Pelle's amazing match winner

Basingstoke Gazette: Ronald Koeman

5:49pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Ronald Koeman believes Graziano Pelle might have scored the goal of the season to deliver his Saints team another win that keeps them second in the Premier League table.

Saints stay second after Pelle's brilliant winner

Basingstoke Gazette: Harry Redknapp's side have underachieved this term considering the investment made. Picture: Action Images

5:11pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Graziano Pelle's acrobatic volley ensured an unhappy south coast return for Harry Redknapp as Southampton saw off QPR 2-1 at St Mary's to remain second in the Premier League.

Saints 2 QPR 1

Basingstoke Gazette: Southampton FC coverage from the Southern Daily Echo

1:39pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Updates from Saints' 2-1 win against QPR in this afternoon's Premier League match at St Mary's.

Picture gallery from Saints v QPR

Basingstoke Gazette: Picture gallery from Saints v QPR

5:10pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Saints beat Queens Park Ranger 2-1 at St Mary's Stadium after goals from Ryan Bertrand and Graziano Pelle. Check out the pictures in our new look gallery.

Matt Le Tissier and Wayne Bridge among a galaxy of ex-Saints stars turning out in charity fund-raiser for Evelyn Rose

Basingstoke Gazette: Matt Le Tissier

8:05am Thursday 25th September 2014

A GALAXY of former Saints stars are coming out for a good cause at Eastleigh’s Silverlake Stadium this Sunday (September 28, 2pm).

Saints stay grounded despite prospect of topping table

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Saints could go top of the Premier League for the first time in their history today – but Jose Fonte says the players’ feet remain firmly on the ground.

Saints picture archive: Terry Paine in action, April 1960

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Saints legend Terry Paine is just beaten to the ball by the Bournemouth goalkeeper. Saints would go on to win this game 3-1 with goals from Brian Clifton and a brace from John Page, and then go on to lift the Division 3 title.

Saints picture archive: Alan Shearer goes close against QPR, February 1991

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Saints striker Alan Shearer is just beaten to the ball in his side's 2-1 defeat at Loftus Road. Matt Le Tissier scored Saints' only goal, but it was only a consolation after two Les Ferdinand strikes.

Basingstoke Town ready for FA Cup trip to Bridgwater

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

BASINGSTOKE Town manager Jason Bristow says he has learned lessons from his side’s Hampshire Senior Cup exit and insists that FA Cup opponents Bridgwater Town will not be taken lightly.

North Warnborough shock Hampshire Irons

Basingstoke Gazette: Pontarddulais 0 Llandeilo 7

10:00am Friday 26th September 2014

NORTH Warnborough sprang a surprise in Basingstoke and District Saturday League Division One, beating early pace-setters Hampshire Irons 4-3.






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